Improving air quality in Liverpool

Air pollution can cause serious health problems and be harmful to our children in Liverpool. Liverpool City Council and its partners are already working hard to help clear the air. If we all play our part and make small changes to reduce air pollution we can make a big difference.

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Clean air plan funding boost

Clean air plan funding boost

LIVERPOOL City Council has been awarded an additional £652,000 by the Government to complete its clean air plan. The money will be used to accelerate the preparation of the document, which needs to be finished by the end of October, and is in addition to...

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Financial boost for environmental projects

Financial boost for environmental projects

A total of nine projects which will improve green and open spaces across Liverpool are set to receive cash from planning agreements made with developers.The schemes, which have a total value of £1.2 million, will receive £523,837 of Section 106 funding,...

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Mayor of Liverpool appoints Climate Change champion

Mayor of Liverpool appoints Climate Change champion

The Mayor of Liverpool is to appoint the city’s first Climate Change champion to the city council’s cabinet.Councillor Laura Robertson-Collins has been chosen to take up the role on the day the city is set to declare a Climate Change Emergency at a special...

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Today's
Air Quality

Our handy map makes it easy to see what current and upcoming air pollution levels are like in your area by bringing you the very latest information from Defra.

Image above is visual only. Click link to see live map. Air quality levels in Liverpool sourced from Defra.
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What is air pollution?

The air around us is made up of a collection invisible particles and gasses, some of which can damage our health. The more we know about the air we breathe, the easier it can be to protect ourselves, reduce exposure and work together to make a difference. 

Reducing and avoiding pollution

There are simple things we can all do to protect ourselves and improve air quality and, if we add everyone's contribution together, we can help clear the air.

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