Air quality

Air Quality Now. One-hour average PM10 concentration
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Aleja Krasińskiego
123 µg/m3 (godzina 21:00)
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Nowa Huta
89 µg/m3 (godzina 24:00)
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Kurdwanów
62 µg/m3 (godzina 23:00)

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Campaigns

Thanks to the co-operation with the professional PR agency Schulz Brand Friendly, which helped us pro bono, since February 2013 we managed to carry four social campaigns: - Krakow Wants to Breathe - Call on Citylight...

Clock 2013-12-04
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Krakow 'Third Most Polluted City' in the EU

Krakow has been ranked third behind Bulgaria's Pernik and Plovdiv in a ranking of the most polluted cities in the EU.  A...

Clock 2013-12-04
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Ban on Solid Fuels Burning for Domestic Heating in Krakow

Local authorities in Poland's southern city of Krakow banned its citizens from heating their homes with solid fuels. "This resolution is a precedent on a national...

Clock 2013-11-25
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Carcinogenic Benzo[a]pyrene: '1000 Times above the Normal Levels'

The concentrations of carcinogenic benzo[a]pyrene in Krakow are among the highest in Poland and even ten times higher than the allowed annual norm. The main source of this substance is the burning of solid fuels...

Clock 2014-01-17
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Residents are Beaten by the Mining Lobby

When 'legal highs' appeared on the market, the Prime Minister closed all the shops in a week. When Russia announced an embargo on Polish apples, life of the farmers was simplified. But when it comes to the polluted air in...

Clock 2014-08-28
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Tough new rules will help tackle Krakow's air pollution crisis

Krakow has implemented a strict ban on using solid fuels. Burning these fuels (especially coal, but also wood and waste) for heating in households generates significant pollution, comparable to the Great Smog in London back in the 1950s....

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