Pollution

UK Parliament turns off the lights for Earth Hour 2018

Elizabeth Tower with scaffolding during dusk

Read about UK Parliament's plans to participate in Earth Hour 2018

Minister questioned on reducing nitrate pollution

Environmental Audit Committee takes evidence from Defra and the Environment Agency

Committees call for a new Clean Air Act

Four Committees publish report on improving air quality 

Water industry and the agricultural sector questioned on nitrates

Envronmental Audit Committee hears on respective roles and if more could be done to reduce pollution

Academics and environmental groups give evidence on nitrates

Environmental Audit Committee examines the scale of nitrate pollution in the UK and worldwide

More pollution

Title Date
Urgent Question on air quality: 22 February 2018 22.02.2018
Lords debates Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill 21.02.2018
Minister questioned on Chinese waste import ban 31.01.2018
China's restrictions on foreign waste imports explored 30.01.2018
Lords debates effects of climate change on health 22.12.2017
The UK needs a deposit return scheme for plastic bottles 22.12.2017