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Targets for 2010 are NEC Directive ceilings for EU member states; targets for 2020 are Gothenburg protocol targets as agreed in 2012.
Gothenburg protocol targets are applied for the non-EU countries without a NEC Directive target. Turkey does not have an emissions target for ozone precursors under the NEC Directive or the Gothenburg protocol and is therefore not included in this analysis.
Walk or cycle to your work as much as it is possible and you’ll set your kids a good example. Encourage them to walk, cycle or take the bus when going to and from school each day! Both their health and the environment will benefit.
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