Walking on sidestreets reduces the intake of air pollutants

The British organisation Cross River Patnership created a new map online helping pedestrians to avoid air pollutants an their way. Seachers of the King’s College in London wanted to know if it makes indeed any difference to walk along main roads or along sidestreets. The resulst speak for themselves: along sidestreets, the test pedestrian took in 53% less air pollutants.