MPs call for significant expansion of low emission zones to tackle air pollution


A group of influential MPs has called for a significant increase in low emission zones across England’s major cities to tackle air pollution. The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee this week called for dozens of towns and cities in England to become Clean Air Zones, broadly equivalent to London’s Low Emission Zone. The Select Committee believes the government needs to be bolder if it is to tackle England’s air pollution problem, which it is claimed kills up to 50,000 […]