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Conference 2014 talks

The 2014 Sussex-air conference "Air pollution the silent killer" was opened by Caroline Lucas MP for Brighton and highlighted the issues of health and enironmental impacts from air pollution in Sussex and the UK. The event co-incided with some of the highested air pollution readings across the UK and focused on the impacts of these short term events and the long-term exposure of pollutants.

In addition the conference highlighted the actions of Sussex partners in reducing pollutants through policies, low emission zone activities and protecting vulnerable people through services like airAlert and coldAlert. Speakers included Caroline Lucas (Green Party)MP, Sussex Local Authorities, Public Health England, King's Colllege London, British Lung Fundation Breatheasy, Siemens, SE England MEP (representative) and Sussex-air.