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What we're thinking and doing

Pollution and transport's contribution to it is a hot topic at the moment. Lots of things are happening in terms of policies, regulation, and organisations delivering solutions. This is our blog where we share our perspective on this topic, as well as insights from our experiences and expertise.
November 28, 2018

ULEZs and EMSOL – Are they are threat?

Ultra-Low Emission Zones are becoming an increasingly-used weapon in the arsenal of local authorities seeking to tackle poor air quality in their area. We have discussed […]
October 26, 2018

What makes EMSOL different?

We have spoken over the last few months about the importance of air quality in our cities, and how local authorities are taking an increasing interest […]
October 15, 2018

Taking stock

As alluded to in our post last week, it has been a crazy time over the last few weeks for us at EMSOL. A lot of […]
October 9, 2018
Gavel and Law Book

Should the right to clean air be law?

Here at EMSOL, we of course believe that everyone should be able to breathe clean air. But this article, discussing whether or not this should be […]
October 8, 2018
Street Planting by a group of volunteers

When fluffy is meaningful

Whilst September has been a busy month for us, it is always worthwhile keeping track of what good work is being done in local communities across […]
September 25, 2018
Air pollution sits over London, with several tall buildings silouhetted

A strategy for local authority action

It would appear that the Government is finally getting serious on air pollution. Or at least serious on Council’s, who are not doing their bit to […]
September 18, 2018
Refuse collection vehicle in London

The power of the customer

Everybody has heard the saying that the customer is always right. It is the perfect summary of the power that customers have over the market, and […]
September 10, 2018

Councils as air quality leaders

We have long advocated that local authorities are at the forefront of tackling air quality issues in our cities. Not only do they have the authority […]
September 3, 2018
air pollution in china

The case for action

Just when you think the case for something is overwhelming, a bit of evidence appears that makes the issue much more personal. Not personal in a […]
August 22, 2018

Taking action for our children

As parents, there are few things that are more motivating than the well being and health of our children. It is partly the inspiration why we […]