EU air pollution rules allow individuals to claim compensation - ECJ opinion

Individuals may be able to claim compensation from their governments if they can prove illegally high air pollution has damaged their health, an adviser to the EU’s top court has said.

by Simon Pickstone
An information board in Paris during a period of bad air quality in March 2022. Photo: Chesnot/Getty Images
An information board in Paris during a period of bad air quality in March 2022. Photo: Chesnot/Getty Images

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