Pollution News week ending February 22nd 2015


All the news items, snippets and blog posts that we got to read this week: From treehugger.com: When bus drivers strike, air pollution plummets London’s recent bus strike has shown just how much air pollution buses cause, giving us one more incentive to invest in 21st century transit. From abc30.com: Google map shows lead pollution […]

Pollution News week ending February 8th 2015


All the snippets and blog posts that caught out eye this week: From theguardian.com: Keep calm and carry on: Brits getting intolerant of noise Noisy neighbours, barking dogs and traffic now perceived as environmental problem on a level with air pollution, survey finds. From health.com: Mercury Air Pollution Reflected in Ocean Fish, Study Says Rising […]

Pollution News week ending July 20th 2014


The articles and blog posts that we found ourselves reading this week: From yle.fi: Beep, beep: Mobile lifestyles amp up noise pollution The beeps, ring tones and audio notifications that accompany our increasingly mobile lifestyles are making themselves heard in the environment and more so in public transportation. From gizmag.com: Smartphone sensor generates crowdsourced pollution […]