Press release

UK emissions of air pollutants: 2009 additional results

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Emissions of air pollutants that are covered by the UK Air Quality Strategy and the CLRTAP.

This National Statistics release reports emissions of air pollutants that are covered by the UK Air Quality Strategy and the Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP). The National Statistics publication of 16 December 2010 reported emissions of sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, non-methane volatile organic compounds and ammonia, which are covered by the national Emission Ceilings Directive (NECD). These pollutants are also presented here for completeness.