BAS (2016) Infos 13(217), Air pollution in Poland
The paper looks at selected issues related to air pollution in Poland. The author introduces main statistics on air pollution in Poland. Next, he presents air pollutants and its sources, as well as economic and health effects. Next, reduction efforts and regulations are discussed, with particlar attention given to so-called Anti-Smog Act, which grants the Polish local governments legal instrument to reduce some emissions.
Publication type:
policy brief
Publication date:
2016-07-14
Publication URL:
http://orka.sejm.gov.pl/WydBAS.nsf/0/E6DC0C0FC08222E3C125802F0030AE94/$file/Infos_217EN.pdf
Institute:
Bureau of Research / Biuro Analiz Sejmowych (BAS) of the Polish Parliament (the Sejm) (BAS)
Country:
PL