High Speed 2 Railway Line

Department for Transport written question – answered on 10th February 2015.

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Photo of Dame Cheryl Gillan Dame Cheryl Gillan Conservative, Chesham and Amersham

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will install air quality monitoring equipment in the areas where phase one of the High Speed 2 railway line is planned to be constructed.

Photo of Robert Goodwill Robert Goodwill Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

The draft Code of Construction Practice (CoCP) which was published as part of the HS2 Phase One Environmental Statement sets out a series of measures to be applied during construction including measures to monitor air quality. The draft CoCP states that the nominated undertaker will require its contractors to implement inspection and monitoring procedures to assess the effectiveness of measures to prevent dust and air pollutant emissions.

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