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    James Thornton, CEO of ClientEarth said a snap election is a perfect opportunity for all parties to put the environment and pollution at the heart of their agendas.

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    The Mayor of London has announced the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will come into effect in April 2019, a year earlier than planned.

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    The mayors of London and Paris have announced an on-the-road emissions testing scheme for new cars and vans. The UK government should follow suit.

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    The Commission has published a Communication on how the Member States have implemented and applied EU environmental legislation. Ludwig Kramer says this report shows the Juncker Commission simply does not care about citizens’ health.

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