How much Air Pollution does Vegetation remove in your area?

Posted on Aug 24, 2018

The Office of National Statistics has published a study by the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology estimating the amount of air pollutants removed by woodlands, plants, grasslands and other vegetation in the UK in 2015.

The results are published in an interactive map which can be accessed by the link below.   As well as the estimated weight of air pollutants removed there is also an estimate of the health damage cost benfefits resulting from this removal.

An interesting view of the benefits of living in a green locality.

To check your area click on the link below

Interactive Map of Air Pollution Removed by Vegetation

 

 

 

Tags: air pollution, removal by vegetation