COMEAP: reports and statements

Reports and statements from the Committee on the Medical Effects of Air Pollutants (COMEAP).

The Committee on the Medical Effects of Air Pollutants (COMEAP) advises on all matters concerning the health effects of air pollutants.

Annual reports



Advice notes and responses

Published 17 April 2014
Last updated 6 September 2023 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Air pollution: link with COVID-19 infection and adverse outcomes'.

  2. Added 2022 annual report.

  3. Added links to latest statements and advice notes.

  4. Added latest update to 'Particulate air pollution: health effects of exposure'.

  5. Added Air pollution: cognitive decline and dementia.

  6. Added 'Particulate air pollution: quantifying effects on mortality'.

  7. Added 'Air pollution: quantifying effects on hospital admissions' to statements.

  8. Added Advice notes section.

  9. Added 'Air pollutants: quantification of associated health effects'.

  10. Added 'Non-exhaust particulate matter from road transport: health effects'.

  11. Added 'Particulate air pollution on London Underground: health effects' to the 'statements' section.

  12. Added 'Air pollution and cardiovascular disease: mechanistic evidence' to the reports section.

  13. Added 'Nitrogen dioxide: effects on mortality' and 'Particulate air pollution: effects on mortality'.

  14. Added 'Long-term exposure to air pollution and chronic bronchitis' report.

  15. Added December 2015 statement on nitrogen dioxide.

  16. Added ground-level ozone report.

  17. Updated to include statements on 'Particulate air pollution: health effects of exposure' and 'Nitrogen dioxide: health effects of exposure'.

  18. First published.