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    Gaping hole in UK government’s Budget where diesel measures should have been

    The chancellor has failed to grasp the severity of the UK’s air quality crisis. He should have imposed a first-year tax on diesel vehicles.

  • Diesel ban in Germany one step closer after court decision

    An appeal court in Germany has upheld a decision which could mean a diesel ban in Munich by the beginning of next year.

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    Air pollution in Italy: ClientEarth launches legal action

    ClientEarth has today joined with partners in Italy to launch legal action against the authorities in Lombardy over the region’s filthy air.

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    Poland’s people seek help from EU over national air pollution failure

    Poland’s people say their government is protecting the coal industry instead of protecting people from the toxic chemical benzopyrene.

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    Anna Heslop

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    Karla Hill

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