Clean Cars, Cleaner Air: How Strict Low-Emission and Zero-Emission Vehicle Standards Can Cut Airborne Toxic Pollution in North Carolina
Publication Date: February 2002
Author(s): Tony Dutzik
Keywords: Clean Cars Program; air toxics; air pollution
Coverage: North Carolina
Air pollution--including that from light-duty cars and trucks--poses a major public health threat in North Carolina. Clean Cars, Cleaner Air presents the results of emissions modeling that calculates how much emissions of smog-forming and toxic pollutants could be reduced if North Carolina adopted more stringent vehicle emission standards.