Our report, toxic air at the doors of the nhs, reveals that millions of patients and health care practitioners across the uk are exposed to unsafe levels of pollution. The report outlines that more than 2,000 health centres are located in areas with levels of fine particulate matter (pm2.).
about six million people aged over 65 in england are at high risk of lung damage and asthma attacks because of toxic air, according to a new report.
Toxic air puts six million at risk of lung damage BBC News
Home publications a breath of toxic air uk children in danger. Air pollution is an invisible but dangerous threat to childrens health. Toxic emissions can damage childrens growth and leave them with lasting health problems. In 71 of uk towns and cities, children are breathing unsafe levels of air pollution.
it also showed that 4,382 care homes were in areas with toxic air. In 36 local authorities, every care home is in a polluted environment. Nearly 3,000 medical centres in england are in areas where pm2.