Calls for urgent action on urban air pollution grow

Following fresh evidence about the health impacts of nitrogen dioxide, the London Assembly and campaign groups have urged quicker action to tackle air pollution

Nearly 10,000 Londoners died prematurely due to air pollution in 2010 (photograph: skdesign/123RF)Calls are growing for stronger action to tackle air pollution in UK cities following fresh evidence about the impacts of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on health.

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has set out an updated air quality strategy for the capital, but the London Assembly and campaign groups continue to be concerned that not enough is being done to solve the problem.

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