HS2 Phase One environmental statement volume 5: air quality

The analysis which has informed the air quality assessment for Phase One of HS2.



These documents have been published as part of the HS2 Phase One environmental statement for the route between London and the West Midlands. The environmental statement was produced to accompany the HS2 Phase One hybrid Bill.

This appendix presents the likely significant air quality effects from the construction and operation of HS2 Phase One, including:

  • baseline assessments of local air quality within individual community forum areas (CFA)
  • assessment of dust and traffic effects from the construction of Phase One of HS2
  • assessment of operational traffic effects on local air quality
  • maps showing air quality related features, construction activities and receptors used in the air quality assessments

Further documents are also available:

Published 25 November 2013