|Putney High Street Breaches Pollution Limits
Cleaner buses improving air quality but pollutants still above EU limits
Harmful traffic pollution levels on Putney High Street has already breached annual limits nine days into January. Last year it took ten days!
Concentrations of nitrogen dioxide - a gas linked to asthma and other serious respiratory problems - are not supposed to go above 200 ug/m3 on more than 18 occasions a year under Government clean air targets.
Buses shown to be major cause of pollution