Wednesday, 21 August 2013

Kate Green condemns Eric Pickles for Abandonding Pollution Monitoring


Kate is challenging the government’s proposal to remove the duty for local authorities to report air quality figures and potential associated health risks.

The proposal comes after Tory minister Eric Pickles ignored local concerns over a proposal to add an incinerator's emissions to the air above Davyhulme, Lostock and Stretford, already deemed to be overly polluted. Mr Pickles wants councils to stop measuring air quality.
Why is Eric so keen on Pollutors