Air pollution

Other
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Westcotec launches air pollution monitoring project with Central Bedfordshire Council

The sensors have been installed by Norfolk-based Westcotec in partnership with manufacturer Airly. For the first time, the sensor network…

Cars
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Cars could be banned from Birmingham city centre for some journeys

Other measures include rerouting the central section of the A38 to a ring road and enforcing a 20mph limit on…

Cars
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Brake dust as harmful as diesel fumes, warn scientists

In a study, lung cells became inflamed and less able to protect against bacteria when exposed to exhaust and brake…

Other
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You should be fined for leaving your engine on when parked, say drivers

In fact, 44% of 2,130 members surveyed by the RAC would like fines handed out to those who refuse to…

Other
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Boost for Play Streets as rules are simplified

Play Streets, where roads are closed to allow for small events and sports, are designed to reduce air pollution, improve…

Legislation & Regulation
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TRL calls for end-user research into how we change the public’s mindset on ridesharing

Across the UK, local authorities and city planners are in urgent need for strategies that will reduce the number of…

Government Investment
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Motorists to be paid £3,000 a year to give up cars

AutoExpress has reported that the UK Government will begin a trial of more than 100 drivers, who will give up…