High air pollution in Cuenca is mostly due to vehicle traffic

Published on June 17, 2019
Over 150,000 cars circulate in Cuenca daily, according to the EMOV (Municipal Mobility Company) estimate. But in 2018, only around 85,000 of them passed the Vehicle Technical Revision (inspections). Currently, the air pollution in Cuenca does not surpass the Ecuadorian Air Quality Norm (50 micrograms per cubic meter), but it does surpass the average annual […]

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