We must remove plastics from waste sent to incinerators to reduce carbon impact. By 2035, plastics will contribute to increased air pollution levels to a greater extent than landfill, reveals a report by Eunomia, commissioned by ClientEarth.
ClientEarth’s Dominic Phinn has published his monthly air quality update. Read his comprehensive analysis of the latest developments on air quality.
The third edition of the new thought-leading magazine for the improvement of air quality has now been published. Read your copy today and don’t hesitate to share it with colleagues. Click on the cover to read FVI. What can you read…
Battery technology manufacturer, Britishvolt, has been given planning permission to construct a lithium-ion gigafactory.
The European Commission has backed down on a proposal to shift its ‘green fuels’ law towards alternatives as part the Fit for 55 package.
An EU plan to sell 100% emissions-free cars in 2035 will democratise electric vehicles in Europe, green group Transport & Environment (T&E) has said.
The UK Government has announced that the sale of new diesel and petrol trucks will be banned from 2040 as part of the decarbonisation plan.
Exposure to air pollution during pregnancy affects thyroid hormones essential to regular foetal growth and metabolism, researchers at the University of Basque Country have discovered.
From 2024, the UK will no longer use coal to generate electricity, bringing the cut-off date a year earlier than planned.
Covid-19 deaths are 70% higher in areas with increased levels of air pollution compared to the national average, new research has revealed.
The Government has responded to the Coroner’s ‘Prevention of Future Deaths’ after the cause of death of nine-year-old schoolgirl Ella Kissi-Debrah is the first to be attributed to air pollution.
Barry Sheerman MP hosted the WCRAQ Clean Air Day conference with key experts as a call to arms for MPs to make the correct policy changes.
Professor Sir Stephen Holgate led the Air Health working party discussion on improve lives not numbers, the final WCRAQ meeting of this quarter.