In London, the legal air quality limits are broken every year. London is among the worst cities in Europe for air pollution. It has the highest recorded level of nitrogen dioxide of any capital city in Europe. The UK and EU set legally binding limits on levels of air pollution based on World Health OrganisationContinue Reading

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Last week to respond to the Mayor of London’s clean air survey

Last week to respond to the Mayor of London’s clean air survey

Londoners have until this Friday 29 July to tell the Mayor he needs to be bold and do all he can to clean up London’s air. The urgency with which the new Mayor seems to be treating tackling air pollution has been widely welcome and is much needed. Read more →

Have your say on the Ultra Low Emission Zone for London

Have your say on the Ultra Low Emission Zone for London

Londoners have until the end of this week to take part in TfL’s consultation on the Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) so make sure you have your say. An Ultra-Low Emission Zone could really tackle London’s air pollution problems but the current proposals are not ambitious enough. This would be the first scheme of it’s kind and could set the standard for others to follow. Read more →

What’s the air like where I live?

The London Air Quality Network is a comprehensive source of information about air pollution in London. Take a look and see how your local area is performing.

Who’s at risk in London? It’s not the same for everyone, certain groups are affected more seriously by London’s poor air quality than others. Children, older people, people with asthma, cyclists and transport workers are all more likely to be affected by poor air quality. Find out more → Follow… latest from our blog…   HealthyContinue Reading

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