Photo: Chris Brown, Cardiff Friends of the Earth
Cardiff Council is about to declare a third Air Quality Management Area (AQMA) at Stephenson Court, close to the Newport Road and City Road junction.
Pollution caused by traffic in this area is higher than the legal maximum. There are four main causes for this:
Cardiff Friends of the Earth have submitted a response to the council's consultation. This gives some ways in which the council could reduce the pollution levels including:
The other AQMAs in Cardiff are St Mary Street and at Ely Bridge on Cowbridge Road West.