WIT Press


Air Quality Management: A Temporal Comparison Of The Extent Of Integration Of Local Government Departments

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/AIR000181

Volume

42

Pages

11

Published

2000

Size

1,074 kb

Author(s)

C.I. Beattie, D.M. Elsom, D.C. Gibbs, J.G. Irwin, C.M. Jefferson, K. Ling J.W.S. Longhurst, D.F.H. Pheby, M.A.J. Pill A.L.T. Tubb & N.K. Woodfield

Abstract

Air quality management (AQM) is the process by which air quality concerns are being addressed in the UK. To be effective, the AQM process must involve a variety of professions, agencies and authorities. Within local government, environmental health departments have traditionally controlled pollution. Under this regime, however, the integration of transport planning policy, economic development policy and land-use and development policy is

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