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Your wellbeing and the health of our planet go hand in hand

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Your wellbeing and the health of our planet go hand in hand

health

Your wellbeing and the health of our planet go hand in hand

  • cycling in countryside

    UK Government releases ‘weak’ air quality plans

    We are continuing to study the government’s latest air quality plan, but on the face of it it looks much weaker than we had hoped for.

  • purple spring flowers

    Government will not appeal High Court ruling on air pollution plan deadline

    The government has confirmed that it will not appeal last week’s High Court judgment which ordered it to produce its air quality plans by 9 May.

  • silhouette industrial chimney smoke

    A good week for clean air: tough new pollution standards mean plants must conform or close

    EU countries have finally voted to secure tough new industrial pollution rules that could save thousands of lives each year.

  • James Thornton outside High Court

    High Court rules air pollution plans must be published before General Election

    The UK Government has failed in its attempt to delay publication of its air quality plans until after the General Election.

  • “We work every day to find ways to promote the use of alternatives to harmful chemicals that can be in all the products we buy and in the environment. There are thousands of chemicals that can be a threat for our health and the environment, therefore we have thousands of reasons to work to improve chemicals legislation, increasing transparency and banning chemicals of concern.”

    Vito Buonsante
    Law and Policy Adviser, Health and Environment

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