Pollution Peaks in Paris and Brittany, reduce use of the car! 1

Pollution Peaks in Paris and Brittany, reduce use of the car!

The air pollution in the l’Île de France and Brittany, this Sunday is even worse than that forecast, according to data released by AirParif. The association had planned a high index of pollution on the region but it finally touches the category “very high” and is estimated at 99 by AirParif. Motorists are asked to slow […]

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Air quality levels are "Bad" in the Pays de la Loire region

Air Quality “Bad” in the Pays-de-la-Loire

POLLUTION: Five departments in the Pays de la Loire have measured a pollution peak … The red level is reached. A pollution peak is measured in five departments of the Pays de la Loire. Air Loire indicates that the threshold of “poor air quality” is reached Friday and tomorrow. “The drop in temperature recorded this […]

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Due to Pollution, Alternating traffic continues in Paris

Pollution: Alternating Traffic and Appeal to Motorists

For the third consecutive day, alternating traffic was renewed Thursday in the Paris region, with the hope that motorists will show more civility often criticized for this measure to reduce the peak of winter pollution, unprecedented in a decade. This device will also set up for the first time in Lyon and Villeurbanne, starting Friday, […]

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Due to Pollution levels, alternating traffic measures this Friday in Lyon and Villeurbanne

Pollution: Alternating Traffic in Lyon and Villeurbanne Friday

The Rhone prefecture announced Wednesday the establishment of alternating traffic in Lyon and Villeurbanne from Friday. Like Paris, both cities face an episode of fine particle pollution. The prefect of the Rhône decided “early” the establishment of alternating traffic in Lyon and in the nearby town of Villeurbanne from Friday because of a “sustainable episode […]

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Only vehicles with odd-numbered license plates were allowed to travel to Paris on Wednesday because of pollution levels

Pollution: Alternating Traffic in Paris Continues this Wednesday

Faced with persistent air pollution, alternating traffic is renewed this Wednesday in Paris and its suburbs for the second consecutive day. Between 5.30am and midnight, only vehicles whose number on the license plate is odd can circulate as those who carpool or enjoy one of the many exceptions, said the police prefecture of Paris, due […]

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Alternating Traffic restrictions will continue in Paris on Wednesday because of pollution levels

Pollution: Alternating Traffic Renewed for Wednesday in Paris

Alternating traffic established in Paris on Tuesday and 22 towns in the inner suburbs will be repeated on Wednesday due to the persistence of fine particle pollution and nitrogen dioxide, announced the municipality. Wednesday, only vehicles with odd-numbered license plates will be allowed to circulate in the Paris region, those with even plates that could ride […]

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Only vehicles with Even numbers allowed in Paris due to Pollution

Pollution: In Paris, Traffic will Alternate Tuesday

Only vehicles whose number on the license plate is even will able to circulate on Tuesday in Paris and twenty-two cities in the inner suburbs. These traffic restructuring aims to reduce pollution that has settled in recent days on the capital. Public transport will be free on Tuesday and alternating traffic will not apply to […]

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A warning for particles in the air for Normandy on December 1st

Normandy: Alert to the Particles in the Eure and Seine-Maritime

Air Normand warns against exceeding the threshold of suspended particles, for the day Thursday 1st December 2016, for Eure and Seine-Maritime. Vulnerable people (pregnant women, infants and young children, people over 65 years old, asthmatic or suffering from cardiovascular diseases) should limit physical activity and sport as outdoors and indoors. All information is to be found on […]

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Particle pollution cloud forecast for the day of 14 November 2016

North: A Cloud of Particle Pollution Expected for Monday

ENVIRONMENT:  A fine particle pollution will hit all of northern France, from the Paris region to Lille, from Monday … This time it is warned. The agency SFX Nord-Pas-de-Calais issued a newsletter on Sunday on the arrival of an episode of particulate pollution from Monday, 14th November, throughout the North and Pas-de -Calais. According to the air quality […]

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Lille: The air is polluted (but you do not know it) 2

Lille: The air is polluted (but you do not know it)

ENVIRONMENT: Lille again beat a heat record on the 14th September, but particulate pollution accumulates … This is an additional summer day in the Hauts-de-France on Thursday. The opportunity to eat one last time on the terrace? Better to think twice, because the particle pollution levels have followed the rise of the thermometer, particularly in the […]

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