Boom in home deliveries powered by fossil fuels is harming our health


 

The boom in home deliveries is a huge issue affecting the nation’s health and must be dealt with, according to an expert giving evidence to MPs on the joint committee hearing into air quality. Speaking to MPs from the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee; Environmental Audit Committee; Health Committee; and Transport Committee; Stephen Holgate, clinical professor of immunopharmacology at the University of Southampton, issued his warning after the chancellor’s decision not to raise fuel duty or increase VED for […]