Italian cities account for half of EU's 30 most-polluted
OECD report says overall emissions down from 199008 March, 16:44
"In 2010 greenhouse gas emissions were 6.2% lower than they had been in 1990", compared with a Kyoto Protocol target of 6.5% for 2008-2012. The drop is in part due the absorption of greenhouse gas emissions by forests and a fall in emissions due to the economic crisis. Environment Minister Corrado Clini attended the presentation.