Avonmouth: dust issues

How the Environment Agency has been working with partners, including Bristol City Council and Public Health England, to determine whether there are health risks from air quality in Avonmouth, Bristol.


Study of ambient air quality at Avonmouth

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This document gives the results from a study of background (ambient) air quality in the vicinity of Avonmouth Docks, Bristol.

Published 21 August 2014
Last updated 19 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. Latest update on Avonmouth dust monitoring added
  2. The results from a study of ambient air quality at Avonmouth, Bristol.
  3. Paragraph added re noise pollution.
  4. Information on the dust monitoring the Environment Agency is carrying out at Avonmouth industrial estate, Bristol.
  5. First published.
  6. Update on the problems with flies - Environment Agency has withdrawn permission for Boomeco Ltd to store bales of waste at Avonmouth dock.
  7. Update on fly situation week beginning 19 May 2014