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Electric cars WON'T end air pollution: Government warns that brake dust and tyre particles from all vehicles could soon 'have a greater public health impact than exhaust fumes'

Damaging levels of pollution will still be released into the atmosphere even if electric cars become widespread, a Government report has warned.  Brake, tyre and road surface wear all contribute to dangerous emissions - regardless of the type of vehicle used.  Plastic debris created from this wear and tear also contributes as much as 28 per cent of the total microplastics added to the ocean worldwide.  Read more....

 

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