Some Facts About Toxic Air Quality In The UK
- Air pollution is the biggest environmental threat to health in the UK, with between 28,000 and 36,000 deaths a year attributed to long-term exposure. [Gov.uk 2019]
- Air pollution in England could cost as much as £5.3 billion by 2035. [Public Health England 2020]
- 91% people breathe air that exceeds WHO guideline limits. [WHO Guidlines 2021]
- Add to this the Covid-19 era where thousands who have suffered from Covid 19 have fortunately survived but are left with severe respiratory problems which are made worse by air pollution.