Today is National Clean Air Day. Take a pledge to show what you can do to reduce air pollution.
Reduce the amount of air pollution that you create
- pledge to switch your car engines off when stationary for more than a minute
- leave your car at home today,
- share your car with someone…
There are many things that YOU can do to reduce air pollution.
Did you know that air pollution in St Albans can exceed EU limits in some places such as PeanHen Junction?
It is estimated that poor air quality leads to 40,000 premature deaths each year in the UK. People can be affected by poor air quality even if they never experience any noticeable pollution related-health effects such as breathing problems because some of the effects are chronic and long-term.
Find out more about #IdlingActionStA on our website here.
And see more about National Clean Air Day here