News about the Crit'Air, the environmental zones and air pollution

New air pollution peak in Paris

Paris and its surroundings have been affected this Friday, once again, by a peak of air pollution. For the moment only the alarm threshold has been activated, which means that the rates of fine dust have exceeded 50 µg/m³. It is recommended to prioritize the use of public transportation, car sharing or, if possible, to work from home. In addition it is also recommended to reduce driving speed.

Should weather conditions not improve until Saturday February 18, the prefecture of Paris will announce the Crit’Air vignette to be obligatory in order to enter the low emission area of Paris over th