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London breaches annual air pollution limit for 2017 in just five days - The Guardian

Brixton Road in Lambeth has already broken legal limits for toxic air for the entire year, with many other sites across the capital set to follow. Damian Carrington · @dpcarrington. Fri 6 Jan 2017 05.03 EST Last modified on Fri 11 May 2018 08.08 EDT ...and more »

Brixton Road breaches annual air pollution limit in five days - BBC News

A south London road has breached its annual air pollution limit for 2017 in just five days. Readings taken in Brixton Road found levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO2), linked to nearly 5,900 early deaths a year, repeatedly breached the EU limit. King's ...and more »

London breaches air pollution limit for all 2017 - The Ecologist

Days into the 2017 pollution limits on the Brixton Road in Lambeth, South London, has already breached EU pollution limits for NO2 for the entire year. Meanwhile UK sales of diesel cars - one of the main causes of NO2 pollution - reached record levels ...and more »

How Delhi Knew What To Do To Fix Its Air Pollution in 1997 – But Didn't Act - The Wire

If after 20 years of dialogue we are exactly at the same (if not worse) place as we started at, how are we going to get better? How Delhi Knew What To Do To Fix Its Air Pollution in 1997 – But Didn. Sarath Guttikunda · Culture · Environment · Urban. 06 ...and more »

London exceeds annual air pollution target in just five days - The Independent

London broke the annual limit for air pollution just five days into 2017, according to data from the capital's main monitoring system. A site on Brixton Road in south London surpassed hourly limits for nitrogen dioxide concentrations 24 times so far ...and more »

London road has broken annual legal pollution limits already - New Scientist

By New Scientist staff and Press Association. Legal air pollution limits for the whole year have been broken just five days into 2017 in London, figures show. Brixton Road, Lambeth has claimed the “dubious honour” of being the first air quality ...and more »

Five days in to 2017, London exceeded its air pollution limit - City A.M.

It's no wonder. Five days into the year, London has already broken air pollution limits set for the whole of 2017. Brixton Road is to blame. The road exceeded the hourly limit of 200 micrograms of nitrogen dioxide per cubic metre of air for the 19th ...and more »

London breaches annual air pollution limits in first week of 2017 - CNN

(CNN) London breached its annual air pollution limits five days into the new year, Mayor Sadiq Khan said Friday. An air monitoring site at Brixton Road in south London began recording levels of nitrogen dioxide above the threshold early Thursday and ...and more »

How do we fix air pollution? It's simple but it needs political will - The Guardian

We know diesel vehicles are the key culprit, but when it comes to both long-term solutions and emergency measures the govenment has been asleep at the wheel. Damian Carrington · @dpcarrington. Fri 6 Jan 2017 11.24 EST Last modified on Fri 11 May ...and more »

Pollution limit hit on Brixton Road just 120 hours into the New Year - Evening Standard

London's filthy air has smashed legal limits on annual levels of traffic fumes just 120 hours into the New Year. A monitor on Brixton Road has already recorded more than 20 hourly readings when concentrations of toxic nitrogen dioxide exceeded 200 ...and more »