Paris Metro air ‘up to 30 times more polluted’ than city’s streets

Paris Metro air ‘up to 30 times more polluted’ than city’s streets

Air pollution in the Metro is produced by trains' brakes and ageing rolling stock, while many street level vents are sucking in air from vehicles’ exhaust pipes.

What does the Paris ban on old cars actually mean?

What does the Paris ban on old cars actually mean?

Paris to ban cars when pollution levels peak

Paris to ban cars when pollution levels peak

Paris: First car-free day proves quiet success

Paris: First car-free day proves quiet success

Paris gears up for special ‘Day Without Cars’

Paris gears up for special ‘Day Without Cars’

Paris pollution prompts free public transport call

Paris pollution prompts free public transport call

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Paris pollution: ‘I’m having trouble breathing’

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VIDEO: Paris chokes under record pollution