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Low Emission Zones and air pollution control

Low Emission Zones and air pollution control

You don't need to have an electric vehicle to enjoy better urban air quality. However, misinformation about driving in Low Emission Zones (LEZs) seems to say that you do. LEZs are specific designated zones in urban areas. They have restrictions on activities that are...

Air quality in communities, an environmental justice issue

Air quality in communities, an environmental justice issue

No more appeals to moral reasoning only. The legal path has become increasingly taken by citizen communities to defend the right of people to enjoy a healthy environment. The news often shows us how a basic human right, such as the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy...

Oil Refinery Emissions, a cross-border impact issue

Oil Refinery Emissions, a cross-border impact issue

Whether it's plastic containers, clothes, home appliances, the detergents and medicines we use, the transport we choose or the heating in our homes, countless everyday objects and business processes require petroleum-derived substances for their operation or...

Air quality at airports, a challenge for heatlh and environment

Air quality at airports, a challenge for heatlh and environment

The future is not set in stone, but the next time we're flying into an airport, let's think twice about taking a deep breath after having touched down. The impact of gaseous and particulate emissions at airports contributes to the worsening of air quality in our...

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