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Air Quality Media

We have collected videos to give an overview of the basics of air pollution and to explain how we and our partners are cleaning London's air.

What is air pollution?

King's College London has produced a series of air quality videos as part of its Environmental Research Group.

In What is Air Pollution doctors and scientists talk about modern day sources of air pollution.

 

History of Air Pollution in London

A look at how air pollution has changed in London including interviews with residents who lived through the infamous Great Smog of 1952.

 

What is Summertime Smog?

What is the main type of pollution in summer and where does it come from?

 

What is Wintertime Smog?

What is the main type of pollution in winter and where does it come from?

What are we doing about air pollution?

The Mayor's Air Quality Fund

A £20 million fund supporting new projects delivered by the London boroughs over the next ten years to improve air quality.

 

Manor House and Finsbury Park Air Quality Project

Here is a success story of how funding from the Mayor's Air Quality Fund has educated and engaged children from the London Boroughs of Hackney, Haringey and Islington.

 

Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

We are using hydrogen to reduce air pollution in two main areas; hydrogen vehicles and fuel cells in buildings.

This video was created by the U.S. Department of Energy to give a brief overview of how hydrogen and fuel cells, a renewable energy, can be part of a modern world.

What you can do to avoid air pollution

Tips on how you can reduce your exposure to air pollution in London.

Videos from the Mayor

Mayor launches 'air quality audits' in 50 London schools

The Mayor has launched 'air quality audits' in 50 London schools where toxicity is at its worst.

 

Mayor offers £1 million in grants to plant trees and improve air quality

The Mayor has announced the £1 million Greener City Fund to help deliver more plants, green spaces and to improve air quality.

 

Sadiq thanks Londoners for taking part in his clean air survey

 

The world’s first low emission zone for Non Road Mobile Machinery (NRMM)

The world’s first low emission zone for Non Road Mobile Machinery (NRMM) reducing air pollution on construction and demolition sites in London.