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Spain: 26.830 premature deaths in one decade due to air pollution

A study of the National School of Health, based on data from every province, has shown that 2.683 premature deaths in Spain are caused by polluting particles in the air. Traffic causes 75% of particles in a city’s air. Madrid has already introduced traffic restrictions but not effective measure has been introduced at the state level. The environmental badge, for example, is not yet mandatory.