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London on pollution ‘high alert’ due to cold air, traffic, and wood burning

air pollution and traffic in brompton road, knightsbridge, london
Air pollution and traffic in Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London, in January 2017. Photograph: Elizabeth Dalziel/Greenpeace

Camden, City of London, and Westminster hit 10 out of 10 on index, while pollution levels across UK also peaked

January 24, 2017 — London has been put on “very high” alert as cold and still weather, traffic, and a peak in the use of wood-burning stoves combined to send air pollution soaring in the capital and across swaths of the UK. Continue reading London on pollution ‘high alert’ due to cold air, traffic, and wood burning