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Green streets can cut pollution, says study

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BBC news: Science and the Environment "The creation of 'green wall' in urban areas could cut pollution by up to 30%, scientists have suggested.  UK researchers say more trees and other vegetation at street level would clean air in areas that are normally exposed to higher pollution levels."

 

Read the full article: http://goo.gl/vCWgd

 
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Joanne Leach
Researcher and Project Manager
University of Birmingham
Civil Engineering,Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT
07785 792 187 (preferred), 0121 414 3544, joanneleach (Skype)
j.leach@bham.ac.uk (preferred), joanne@joanneleach.co.uk
 
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