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June 2019 Newsletter – Active Transport

June 2019 Newsletter – Active Transport

Not only does transport emission contain pollutants such as nitrogen oxides, sulphur dioxides, carbon monoxide, benzene and toxic metals, but these chemicals are proven to cause and worsen –

  • cardiovascular disease 
  • respiratory disease 
  • well known carcinogens 
  • neurodevelopment of new-borns and children
  • Recent evidence also suggests an association between air pollution and the development of type 2 diabetes, obesity and dementia.