Business for Clean Air

Following the success of the Air Quality Strategy to Reduce Coronavirus report in July, the APPG held its second virtual meeting which included a video launch for the strategy and panel discussion with Global Action and Businesses from the Clean Air Taskforce.

Context of the meeting: 

• The impact of business on the UK’s air quality
• What the UK public expect of government and business on air pollution, since Coronavirus
• What businesses can do to reduce air pollution and #Act4Cleanair
• Government measures that can accelerate the response from the private sector to address air pollution

Presentations

Global Action Plan, Larissa Lockwood, Head of Air Quality and Chris Large, Co-CEO. The full presentation can be found here

Philips UKI & Philips Foundation, Mark Leftwich, Director, Personal Health.

Zehnder Group UK, Ben Simons, Country Manager, Clean Air Solutions. The full presentation can be found here

Octopus Electric Vehicles, Fiona Howarth, CEO. The full presentation can be found here

DEFRA, Anna Sargeant, Deputy Head, Air Quality and Industrial Emissions. The full presentation can be found here


MP’s in Attendance

John McNally MP
Christine Jardine MP
Sarah Britcliffe MP
Tony Lloyd MP
Peter Dowd MP
Fleur Anderson MP
Neale Hanvey MP