• Shocking levels of Brussels pollution revealed

    Deze tekst kan u hier in het nederlands vinden. Ce texte est disponible ici en français Independent air quality measurements carried out by environmental law organisation ClientEarth have revealed the shockingly high levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on the streets of Brussels and alarming flaws in the official monitoring network. Concentrations of the gas, which […]

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  • La congestion et la pollution de l’air coûtent trop cher !

    Qui passe par Bruxelles aura eu la pénible expérience d’être pris dans d’interminables bouchons. En effet, en 2013, la Brussels Enterprises and Commerce Industry (BECI) estime le temps perdu dans les embouteillages à 32 millions d’heures annuellement dans la région de Bruxelles. Un triste record face à d’autres villes en Europe. Ainsi, le temps perdu […]

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  • Brussels traffic jams, the biggest cause of air pollution, carry a yearly cost of 511 million Euros

    Every year, cars are stuck for 32 million hours in jams in the Brussels region. In 2013, BECI calculated the yearly cost of traffic jams in the capital. They carry a total cost of 511 million Euro, of which 70 million would be due to air pollution. Unfortunately the costs are likely to be much […]

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