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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Understanding Premature Deaths from NOx 

 

We’re told we have a major health problem caused mainly by cars. We all know pollution is definitely a health issue, particularly in our cities. I’ve already written about the various sources of urban NOx and PM and have made the case that it’s factually inaccurate to blame poor air quality solely on passenger cars. But what should worry us all are the figures of premature deaths due to NOx pollution that are now firmly embedded in the media. We’re told that 40,000 people die in the UK prematurely because of NOx pollution.  So where does ...


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Tuesday, October 27, 2015

The bad smell from the VW emissions scandal looks like it’s going to hang in the air for quite a bit longer yet.

 

This week it was alleged that VW funded a medical research group to lobby against the growing body of academic evidence that diesel emissions are a serious threat to public health. There were reports of more lobbying too with VW spending 3.3 million Euros courting European Commission policy makers in Brussels.  News like this casts an uncomfortable shadow over the whole European motor industry and is the reason why there’s now much more anti-car rhetoric with the media aiming their ...


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• VW • Volkswagen • Quentin Willson • FairFuelUK • NOx • Particulates • Emissions • Pollution • MPG 

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