Urban air quality: the challenge of traffic non-exhaust emissions.

  title={Urban air quality: the challenge of traffic non-exhaust emissions.},
  author={Fulvio Amato and Flemming R Cassee and Hugo A C Denier van der Gon and Robert Gehrig and Mats Gustafsson and Wolfgang Hafner and R. Mark Harrison and Magdalena Jozwicka and F. J. Kelly and T Moreno and Andr{\'e} S. H. Pr{\'e}v{\^o}t and Martijn Schaap and Jordi Sunyer and Xavier Querol},
  journal={Journal of hazardous materials},
About 400,000 premature adult deaths attributable to air pollution occur each year in the European Region. Road transport emissions account for a significant share of this burden. While important technological improvements have been made for reducing particulate matter (PM) emissions from motor exhausts, no actions are currently in place to reduce the non-exhaust part of emissions such as those from brake wear, road wear, tyre wear and road dust resuspension. These "non-exhaust" sources… CONTINUE READING
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