President Emmanuel Macron on the steps of the Elysée Palace on February 5, 2020 in Paris.

Global Warming: New Measures Expected at the Ecological Defense Council

Protected areas, air quality … In the Alps this Wednesday 12th February 2020, Emmanuel Macron should offer solutions in favour of ecology and biodiversity. With an Ecological Defense Council on Wednesday 12th February 2020 and then an excursion on the Mer de Glace on Thursday, Emmanuel Macron wants to make an impression by announcing measures in favour of ecology and biodiversity, the […]

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Three out of four children breathe polluted air in France

Pollution: Three out of Four Children Breathe Toxic Air in France, According to Unicef

ENVIRONMENT: “We call for respect for children’s rights, including living in a healthy environment,” says Unicef, which calls on the public authorities of France to act Three out of four children breathe toxic air in France, according to an alarmed Unicef France, in a report released Thursday. This is the first time the UN agency has taken up this theme in […]

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The prefectures of Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle decided on Saturday to put in place on Sunday emergency measures, including a reduction in speed on the roads, to cope with an episode of pollution with PM10 fine particles

Air Pollution: Speed Lowered in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle

To cope with an episode of pollution, emergency measures were taken in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle, Sunday, including the lowering of speed on roads The prefectures of Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle decided on Saturday to put in place on Sundayemergency measures , including a reduction in speed on the roads , to cope with a pollution episode with PM10 […]

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Pollution peak in Toulouse and the Haute-Garonne

Pollution Peak in Toulouse: Reduction of 20km/h of Maximum Authorized Speeds

Toulouse and the Haute-Garonne is affected by an episode of pollution, Sunday 25th  February, 2018. The prefecture has decided to lower the maximum authorized speed of 20 km/h. Details. The department of Haute-Garonne is concerned by exceeding the alert threshold for a phenomenon of atmospheric pollution to particles in suspension for the day of Sunday 25th February, 2018. […]

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Alert for Poor air quality with fine particle pollution in Brittany

Air Quality in Brittany: Fine Particle Pollution Alert

Due to an episode of pollution in Brittany, an alert procedure is activated in several departments from Thursday 22nd February. What there is to know. Due to a pollution episode , Air Breizh , the body responsible for air quality monitoring in Brittany , triggered on Thursday 22nd February 2018 an information and recommendation procedure for sensitive and vulnerable people, also valid Friday 23rd […]

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The Crit'air sticker is required for the next peak of pollution in Toulouse.

More than 300,000 Anti-Pollution Stamps Issued in Haute-Garonne and Toulouse

Over 300,000 Crit’air stamps were issued at the moment in Haute-Garonne. This should allow the implementation of differentiated traffic in case of pollution. 300,000 Crit’air thumbnail , or pollution, were issued in Haute-Garonne , announces the prefecture News Toulouse, Tuesday 23rd January, 2018. This vignette compulsory at the next peak of pollution, should help to establish Toulouse differentiated traffic if […]

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The prefecture of Haute-Garonne could decide on alternating traffic on Monday in Toulouse if the air does not improve

Pollution in Toulouse, Reduced Speeds on Sunday, Not Alternating Traffic

The prefecture decided to lower speed limits for Sunday 19th November, 2017 instead of alternating traffic … The prefecture of Haute-Garonne on Saturday 18th November, 2017, has decided that the traffic speeds will be reduced again on  Sunday 19th November. This decrease in speed aims to counter the fierce air pollution episode that has lasted for several days […]

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Alternating traffic will aim to fight against pollution peaks

Anti Pollution Sticker in Toulouse: How To Obtain It

Only the least polluting vehicles, identified by a sticker can circulate when pollution peaks in Toulouse in late 2017. How to acquire this vignette? The prefect of the Haute-Garonne, Pascal Mailhos, announced the introduction of alternating traffic in Toulouse during daily pollution peaks. It should be in place by the end of 2017. To drive during those times […]

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The Pollution Peak Extends into the East and the West, Paris on Alert 1

The Pollution Peak Extends into the East and the West, Paris on Alert

The new peak of pollution that affects many parts of France including the Ile-de-France extended from Sunday most of Rhône-Alpes and in the west of France, forcing the authorities to take action to limit traffic and reduce speed. In Rhône-Alpes, the alert threshold pollution by fine particles hit Sunday afternoon 12 of the 17 monitoring areas and […]

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