Title

Controlling emissions from motor vehicles

Date of Original Version

8-1990

Type

Article

Abstract or Description

US. ozone levels exceed the National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) of 0.12 ppm in virtually every major urban area and in many nonurban areas in the East (1). Hydrocarbon emissions are a primary contrib ut01 to the photochemical reactions that produce ozone (2). These emissions from cars and light duty trucks (LDTs) account for approximately 35% of total man-made hydrocarbon emissions (I).

DOI

10.1021/es00078a605

 

Published In

Environ. Sci. Technol., 24, 8, 1128-1135.