Before/Afterschool Activity

Initiative Description: Use a route planning tool to identify less polluted walk-to-school routes.

Study Results: Decreased exposure to air pollution.

Reference: Molter, A., & Lindley, S. (2015). Influence of walking route choice on primary school children’s exposure to air polluation – A proof of concept study using simulation. Science of the Total Environment, 530, 257-262

Level of Evidence: 3 out of 5 stars Very Good