Particulate matter from diesel is worst at buggy-height – Climate Change & Energy Secretary vs BoJo piece in Evening Standard

Tuesday’s Evening Standard ran a headline reporting the concern of (then-)government Climate Change and Energy Secretary Ed Davey about the risk diesel emissions pose to babies in buggies at exhaust-pipe height. Particulate matter, found in all vehicle-fuels but highest in diesel, has long been known to cause irreversible reduced lung-capacity in children.

http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/london-smog-leaves-babies-in-buggies-vulnerable-to-pollution-minister-warns-9401741.html

Thanks @howarthm

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