Councils to pay EU AQ fines / Trade union anxious about street workers / via AirQualityNews

This week, a Defra letter sent out to local authorities revealed that councils could be forced to pay potential fines from the EU for breaching nitrogen dioxide limits. Elsewhere, a new poem by Simon Armitage was printed onto pollution-reducing material and displayed at the University of Sheffield, while trade union GMB called for more work to tackle particulate matter exposure for street cleaners and refuse workers.