The Belgian government is considering to close some areas of Brussels, entry to motorcycles.
First and foremost, a ban will occur due to greenhouse gases and fine dust, which will appear in the atmosphere of the city next year, so all delves into the environmental soil. Their volumes calculates the Brussels Environment Agency.
At the end of the study will be clarified which areas of Brussels, the better to block out motorcyclists.
A study in France showed that motorcycles emit eleven times more harmful carbon monoxide and six times more nitrogen oxides than cars. This is due to the backlog in the environmental class.
At the moment the automakers are trying to customize their cars to the standards of Euro-6, while two-wheeled transport has only just started to go to Euro-5, which will be effective for motorcycles only next year.
Research for Brussels showed that motor vehicles is 6% of the total amount of CO2 to 0.2% of nitrogen oxides and 0.4% of fine dust. It is unknown what decision the government of Belgium’s capital.
While never been said, take into account whether the lawmakers of the fact that the motion on the same city route, the motorcycle engine works in significantly less time than the car motor.
This is because the bike is always in motion and not standing in traffic jams.