Petition Action on Non Exhaust Emissions
The government should adopt as legally binding the World Health Organisation guideline levels for PM2.5 of 10µg/m³ as an annual mean threshold by 2030.
The Environment Bill must include legislation on non-exhaust emissions - these are particles from tyres, the road surface and plasticisers. Also known as PM2.5, the major source of these invisible microparticulate
Environmentally friendly and sustainable transport solutions must be found for our busy towns and cities which should include light rail systems.
Parliament should recognise and support in law efforts to clean up the air in our towns and cities.
This should include the provision of a new local transport infrastructure fund to enable transport authorities to develop sustainable clean alternatives including light rail.
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