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umwelt-plakette.de en 2018-10-22

News on environmental zones and air pollution

Merkel wants to avoid driving bans

Although 51 German cities do not respect the allowed limit values for nitrogen oxide, the Chancellor considers diesel driving bans to be disproportionate. Unlike the administrative court in Wiesbaden, Angela Merkel does not expect driving bans in Frankfurt am Main. After the state of Hesse has convened an appeal against the ruling, the final decision is still awaited. Will the federal and state governments have the last word?