Air Quality and coronavirus: a glimpse of a different future or business as usual

Contents

Summary

Introduction

1 Changes in UK air pollution

UK targets

The impact of covid-19 lockdown

Indoor air pollution

2 Health inequalities and covid-19

Health inequalities

Covid-19 mortality risk

How to respond

3 Government strategy

The Clean Air Strategy

The Environment Bill

PM2.5 targets

The long-term target

Local authorities and local coordination

4 National and local action

Coordination

Showing leadership

Clean Air Zones

5 Green economic recovery

Supporting businesses to reduce their impact on air quality

Public transport

Active travel

School streets

The built environment

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament




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