Nitrogen oxides in car exhaust kill tens of thousands in UK

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A recent report published by the government showed that nitrogen oxides kill up to 23,500 UK citizens prematurely each year. Dr Martin Williams, Environmental Research Group, commented: ‘NO2 correlated with other damage from other emission gases, so its contribution couldn't be disentangled. Now, there's much stronger evidence for independent effects of NO2Also reported by Guardian.
Period28 Sept 2015
Held atNew Scientist, United Kingdom