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UK and five others are being taken to court - accused of failing to reduce air pollution

The European Commission announced in the end of last week that it will refer six EU countries to the Court of Justice of the European Union for their prolonged failure to address air pollution. Great Britain, Germany, France, Italy, Romania,…

Poland air pollution: the red spot on the map of Europe

Located at the geographical and cultural center of Europe, Poland is a great place to live or visit. However, as heating season approaches again, a lot of Poland’s cities change beyond recognition. The air is heavy, breathing becomes difficult,…
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No new petrol or diesel cars in Scotland and Mazda will move to a fully electrified range - The latest auto news

The government of Scotland has announced a plan to phase out all vehicles with internal combustion engines by 2032 The deadline on new petrol and diesel cars puts Scotland eight years ahead of the timescale proposed for the rest of UK. "Our…

Retirement age gets higher your life expectancy shorter!

The UK Government has just announced that a planned increase to 68, due to happen between 2044 and 2046, will now take place between 2037 and 2039.  Teenagers and those in their twenties can expect to work to age 70 as the state pension age…

Are You Safe Inside Your Car? In-car Pollution Can Be Twice More Dangerous Than Previously Thought

Air pollution is bad anyway, both indoor and outdoor, but scientists are warning that it's even worse inside your car. According to a new study that was performed as part of the Atlanta Commuter Exposures (ACE) Study, in-car air pollution…

10 Houseplants to Purify Indoor Air

If you’re looking for ways to improve quality of air in your home, potted plants can be an efficient way to filter the air of various toxins and pollutants. Some houseplants have the ability to remove volatile organic compounds or VOCs from…

Artists turn smog fumes into awesome street art

The art empowers us to do good deeds, brings new perspectives on processes, and offers unconventional results that stimulate innovation, the development of new industries, creating jobs, products and services, inspires us to make the world a…

A Guide to Indoor Air Quality

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), exposure to air pollution is considered to be the major environmental risk to human health. Most of us are meanwhile aware that outdoor air pollution is bad for our health, but not that many…

Even air pollution can create something positive, such as art

Cornwall's famous Eden Project - a collection of giant bubble-like structures filled with the world’s most beautiful plants - has drawn millions of visitors from around the world. The similar idea was used to attract attention to the major…

Which countries of geographical Europe are the most polluted?

According to the figures from the World Health Organization (WHO), the Eastern European and the Balkan countries have the highest levels of air pollution and deaths rates related to indoor and outdoor air quality across Europe. The recent…