Air pollution and public health
King's is involved in finding solutions to air pollution in London through the work of the Environmental Research Group (ERG), part of the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine. The ERG is a leading provider of air quality information and research in the UK.
Air pollution is a serious issue, especially in the capital, and exposure can shorten life. Issues with the air we breathe need to be tackled now, in order to provide a better future for young generations.
Researchers from King's work to solve these problems by firstly measuring London's air pollution and conducting independent research. Without this data, we wouldn't know where to begin in terms of solving these problems. This helps provide solutions that policy makers can act on.
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