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