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Academics questioned on air quality

3 September 2020

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee examines air pollution trends, the medical impacts and health inequalities of poor air quality and the possible correlation with COVID-19, the UK Government’s Clean Air Strategy and Environment Bill, and progress on reducing air pollution and Clean Air Zones.


Tuesday 8 September, virtual meeting

At 2.30pm

  • Alastair Lewis, Professor of atmospheric chemistry at the University of York and a Science Director at the National Centre for Atmospheric Science
  • Eloise Scotford, Professor of Environmental Law at UCL

At 3.30pm

  • Anna Hansell, Professor of Environmental Epidemiology and Director of the Centre for Environmental Health and Sustainability at the University of Leicester
  • Sir Michael Marmot, Director of the Institute of Health Equity and Professor of Epidemiology at University College London (UCL)

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