Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:10

Greater control of pollution levels

Air quality. A new measuring station has been installed in Av. Meridiana and a new mobile unit added to gain more information on air quality in the city.

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 15:54

Making pollution visible among young people

Environment. 10 schools in Barcelona and some 300 students are participating in the Take Off project to find solutions to the effects of air pollution on health.

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 14:21

The first metropolitan commuter car parks come into service

These first two car parks, which make it easier for commuters to switch to public transport at Barcelona's access points, are located in Castelldefels and Sant Joan Despí.

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 13:21

Play needs more parks, more leisure, more nature and less pollution

Santa Eulàlia. Children from the city took part in the children’s proclamation, suggesting ways to improve Barcelona and speaking up for play as a right.

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 18:24

Pollution, a state problem

Air quality. The municipal governments of Barcelona and Madrid once again call for greater involvement from the Spanish state to improve air quality.

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 17:52

The political situation in Catalonia and pollution, the main problems for the city’s residents

Municipal. These two issues have overtaken tourism, the main concern for Barcelonaians this June, as the most serious problem, according to the six monthly barometer taken in December

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 18:01

The protocol for air pollution episodes is approved

Air quality. The protocol is included in the Municipal Basic Emergency Plan and will be activated when high levels of nitrogen dioxide and particulate matter are recorded.

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:20

DGT vehicle environmental labels, available in post offices

Air quality. DGT environmental labels, which classify vehicles according to the environmental impact, can be obtained from certain post offices.

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 18:26

Compliance with WHO pollution levels would prevent at least 250 deaths a year in the city

Health. Traffic restrictions come into effect on 1 December and will be applied to vehicles which pollute the most when nitrogen oxide pollution episodes are declared.