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Eight things more likely to kill you in 1970s Britain than today

Drs Anna Hansell (Imperial College London) and Gary Fuller (King's College London) were referenced in a recently released BBC article regarding the statistical decline in UK morbidity rates. 

Some scientists believe glitter is so toxic that it should be banned

Professor Frank Kelly is quoted in a Mail Online article about the potential effects of inhaling microparticles, including glitter.

Monkeys? Humans? The ethics of testing diesel fumes

Professor Frank Kelly was interviewed for a BBC News article titled "Monkeys? Humans? The ethics of testing diesel fumes".

Air Pollution Exposed: Why You Might Be Breathing in Tire Waste

Professor Frank Kelly was interviewed by The Huffington Post for an article titled "Air Pollution Exposed: Why You Might Be Breathing in Tire Waste".

Plans for UK's first Clean Air Zone to be in York

Professor Frank Kelly  was mentioned in an article about the proposals for York's first Clean Air Zone, the first in the UK, which are due to be considered by the Council’s Executive on the 25th January.

London's low-emission bus zones hailed for 'improving toxic air levels overnight'

Professor Frank Kelly was interviewed by the Evening Standard for an article titled "London's low-emission bus zones hailed for 'improving toxic air levels overnight".

 

Pollution breached EU limits at nearly 50 sites in London last year

Professor Frank Kelly is quoted in an article in the Evening Standard that looks at the number of sites that breached EU limits in 2017.

How much difference do electric cars actually make to the particulate problem?

An interview with Professor Frank Kelly is included in a BBC World Service programme on "Electric Cars".

Air pollution from London traffic is affecting the health of unborn babies

Air pollution from road traffic is having a detrimental impact upon babies’ health in London, before they are born, finds a study published by Unit Investigators in The BMJ today.

The findings suggest that exposure to air pollution from road traffic in London during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of low birth weight babies born at full term. But traffic related noise seems to have no effect.

Green cabs: is London ready for electric taxis?

Professor Frank Kelly is quoted in an article in the guardian titled "Green cabs: is London ready for electric taxis?"