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Tube particle pollution '30 times higher than by roads

Following the publication of a TfL commissioned report by the Committee on the Medical Effects of Air Pollutants titled 'Statement on the evidence for health effects in the travelling public associated with exposure to particulate matter in the london underground', Professor Frank Kelly, Committee Chairman, was interviewed by a number of media outlets including the Evening Standard, The Guardian, BBC Radio London and London Live. 

London schools tackle pollution with face masks and air purifiers

Drs Ian Mudway and Ben Barratt contributed to an article in The Guardian titled 'London schools tackle pollution with face masks and air purifiers'

Scientists confirm for the first time that air pollution causes heart disease and stroke

Professor Frank Kelly is quoted in an i News article titled Scientists confirm for the first time that air pollution causes heart disease and stroke.
 

Air pollution linked to greater risk of mouth cancer

Professor Frank Kelly was interviewed for an article in The Guardian titled, "Air pollution linked to greater risk of mouth cancer".

Invisible killer: how one girl's tragic death could change the air pollution story

Professor Frank Kelly contributed to an article in The Guardian titled "Invisible killer: how one girl's tragic death could change the air pollution story"

Toxic air to blame for 60,000 cases of dementia

Professor Frank Kelly contributed to an article in The Times titled "Toxic air to blame for 60,000 cases of dementia".  The article reports on the BMJ press release for the recent publication by colleagues at KCL, St George's and Imperial titled  "Are noise and air pollution related to the incidence of dementia? A cohort study in London, England".  A number of other newspapers also reported on the publication including the Guardian, Independent, Standard, Express, Newsweek and Daily Mail.

What car should I buy?

Professor Frank Kelly  was interviewed for a ITV Tonight programme titled "What car should I buy?"

 

CNBC Interview on air pollution and microplastics

Professor  Frank Kelly was interviewed on CNBC TV as part of the special week’s coverage on the environment.

Thermal imaging reveals children exposed to more toxic air than adults on school run

Professor Frank Kelly is quoted in an Evening Standard article titled "Thermal imaging reveals children exposed to more toxic air than adults on school run".

School children exposed to 30% more toxic pollution than adults while walking to school

 

New research by Global Action Plan, coinciding with this year’s Clean Air Day, 21 June, found that primary and nursery school children were being exposed to 30% more toxic pollution compared to adults when walking along busy roads.  Professor Frank Kelly is quoted in the article titled "School chilrdren exposed to 30% more toxic pollution than adults while walking to school", published on the Open Access Government website.