#DontBeIdle Campaign: Air Quality Marshalling in Westminster
London has some of the highest levels of air pollution in the country, with road transport contributing to over half of the most harmful emissions. Discover how we’re helping to overcome this problem — and how you, too, can make a difference.
In some areas of Westminster, national air quality objectives have been exceeded. Meanwhile, vehicle pollution and engine idling (leaving your engine running while not in motion) continue to negatively affect air quality in Westminster, damaging the health of the old and young alike.
However, by making small changes in our everyday lives, we can all help to reduce harmful vehicle emissions and therefore improve the quality of life in the city of Westminster. Here’s how: