Improving the air quality of Leeds – making it an attractive place to live, work and play

Seminar Zone: Circular Economy
Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm
Speakers: Polly Cook, Executive Programme Manager, Leeds City Council & Dr Ian Clifton, Consultant Respiratory Physician, Leeds Centre for Respiratory Medicine

Pollr Cook and Dr Ian Clifton - cropped











Seminar description: Leeds has been named by DEFRA in its air quality action plan as one of 5 cities who will not be compliant with EU air quality levels by 2020. This presentation will outline:

– the extent of the challenges facing the city;
– insight from a consultant respiratory physician in Leeds on the impact of air quality locally;
– the potential solutions, including the role of central government; and
– how the business community can engage to develop the solution.


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