Wood burning stoves

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-03-22
Session date: 
March 22, 2017
Reference: 
2017/2083
Question By: 
Caroline Russell
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

According to King's College London, during the highest air pollution alert issued by you in January 2017, alongside traffic pollution wood burning stoves were a contributing factor. As they are currently exempt from pollution controls, will you advise people not to use wood burning stoves in future air pollution alerts?

Answer

Answer for Wood burning stoves

Answer for Wood burning stoves

Answered By: 
The Mayor

We will consider how best to incorporate this message as we review the alerts system and optimise messaging.