London Assembly Environment Committee Meeting

July 23, 2010

On 15th July 2010, Shaun McCarthy, Chair of the Commission for a Sustainable London 2012, attended a meeting of the London Assembly Environment Committee.

The Environment Committee are undertaking a report into the environmental sustainability of the staging of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. As part of the Assembly’s investigation, Shaun McCarthy, along with staff from LOCOG, the ODA, the GLA and Coca Cola were invited to attend a meeting of the Committee.

During the meeting members of the Environment Committee posed questions around the sustainability of the staging of the Games. Questions covered the areas of transport, waste, food, air quality and merchandise at the Games.

A webcast of the session can be viewed here

Select Environment Committee – 15th July 2010