Research and analysis

Air quality outcomes in pollution regulation: strengths, limitations and potential

With air quality still a critical issue, for the UK and globally, the Environment Agency is charged with finding practical solutions to complex regulatory issues in England and Wales.



This review looks at the potential use of Air Quality Outcomes (AQOs) as a tool for regulating emissions of airborne pollutants from individual or groups of point sources such as those for which the Environment Agency has regulatory responsibility.