Air quality

Sheffield scraps Clean Air Zone plan

September 11, 2020 Chris Tindall

Sheffield has dropped “economically damaging plans” to introduce a Clean Air Zone (CAZ) after Covid-19 showed there were alternative ways of improving air quality without charging businesses.

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Clean air zones

July 8, 2020 jasmine Flintham

Motor Transport clean air page, in association with Ryder    According to Public Health England, air pollution is the biggest environmental threat to health in the UK, with between 28,000 and 36,000 deaths a year attributed to long-term exposure. There is strong evidence that air pollution causes the development of coronary heart disease, stroke, respiratory disease and lung cancer, and exacerbates asthma. The UK government has spent the past few years locked in a legal wrangle with environmental law firm […]