86% of new schools in England will be in areas breaching WHO limit


Researchers from King’s College London examined air quality at the proposed sites of 147 newly approved schools in England between 2017-2025. 

Using air pollution data from Central Office of Public Interest, they recorded PM2.5, PM10 and NO2 levels for every school location (and the nearest approximation for seven greenfield sites which are et to have postcodes) and found 86% of new the proposed sites (126 out of 147) exceeded all three WHO targets, and every location exceeded at least one

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