Transport policies to face Air Pollution and Climate Change – Workshop conclusions in the III Catalan Enviromental Congress

More than 80 organisations took part in the III Congress of the III Catalan Enviromental Congress last february 16th,  to address the future environmental challenges of Catalonia and influence in public policies. The 140 participants gathered in 6 workshops concluded 40 prominent challenges. Maria García from Ecologistas en Acción was responsible for the organization of[…]

Ozone report in Spain 2017: Climate change increases the air pollution by ozone

The report on ozone pollution published today by Ecologists in Action concludes that 81% of the population and 87% of Spanish territory have been exposed this year to levels of ozone, exceeding the limits set by the World Health Organisation. The causes of this problem include: the prevailing meteorological conditions, climate change, the increase in[…]

Conference “Osona, area of ozone”

21th July at 19:30 h Andreu Colomer Munmany square in Vic (Osona, Spain) The conference talk will attempt to clarify why Osona is the most affected are by ozone pollution in Catalonia, what are the causes and the possible solutions. The event we organize together  Ecologistas en Acción, Grupo de Defensa del Ter and Plataforma[…]

Extension of the complaint against Spain for dropping plans to reduce ozone levels

Ecologistas en Acción asks the European Commission to open a third infringement procedure against Spain for violating European legislation on air quality.

 Ecologistas en Acción yesterday lodged a petition  at the European Commission to start sanctionary proceedings against Spain for not having drawn up mandatory plans to improve air quality in the fifty areas which[…]