Garden bonfires produce smoke which contains carbon monoxide and toxic fumes. Bonfires can ruin a neighbour's enjoyment of their garden, prevent windows being opened and prevent them hanging out their washing.
We are part of the Kent Air Quality Partnership, which works towards improving the quality of Kent's air.
In order to reduce and control emissions to air, land and water organisations that use specific industrial processes must apply for a permit to operate.
Report smells, air pollution, smoke, dust or steam.
Some vehicles emit dense plumes of smoke and may not meet legal emissions standards. They may be Dirty Diesels! Dirty Diesels cause air pollution, can be a health hazard and are bad for the environment.