Thursday, 6 April 2017

Thousands of British children exposed to illegal levels of air pollution

Source: The Guardian, 4th April 2017, by Sandra Laville, Matthew Taylor, Helena Bengtsson and Carlo Zapponi

Sandra Laville, Matthew Taylor, Helena Bengtsson and Carlo Zapponi reported, "Exclusive: More than 2,000 schools and nurseries close to roads with damaging levels of diesel fumes, joint investigation by Guardian and Greenpeace reveals. Hundreds of thousands of children are being exposed to illegal levels of damaging air pollution from diesel vehicles at schools and nurseries across England and Wales, a joint investigation by the Guardian and Greenpeace’s investigations unit has revealed. (...)"

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/apr/04/thousands-of-british-children-exposed-to-illegal-levels-of-air-pollution?amp%3Bqid=14854