Air Quality

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    Local Air Quality Management (LAQM)

    Local Air Quality Management (LAQM)

    Local authorities in the UK have statutory duties for managing local air quality under Part IV of the Environment Act 1995 and in Northern Ireland, Part III of the Environment (Northern Ireland) Order 2002.

    We are required to carry out regular reviews and assessments of air quality in our area

    Odours

    Odours

    Information on odour complaints.

    Bonfire Information

    Bonfire Information

    Information relating to Bonfires

    Breckland and Norfolk Air Quality

    Breckland and Norfolk Air Quality

    Please follow link for information and maps regarding Breckland and Norfolk Air Quality.

    Air Pollution

    Air Pollution

    In May 1997 the Government produced the National Air Quality Strategy (NAQS). The strategy represents a comprehensive approach to maintaining and improving the quality of ambient air in the United Kingdom. In Breckland, as well as recording meteorological data, the monitoring station is equipped to monitor for: •fine particles (PM10) •oxides of nitrogen (NOx) •ozone (O3) •There is also an extensive network of diffusion tubes for NO2

    Air Quality

    Air Quality

    image of air quality measuring tool

    Asbestos

    Asbestos

    This section provides links to pages dealing with asbestos.  If you have any problems downloading the links, please contact the Environmental Protection Team on 01362 656870.