Cleaner Fuels, New Standards and Technology to Clean Up Black Carbon Diesel Truck Exhaust Could Help Save Lives and Help Millions Breathe Easier
LIMA, PERU--(ENEWSPF)--December 5, 2014 – Latin American countries could save tens of thousands of lives and help millions of people suffer fewer respiratory illnesses by tackling the world’s second most dangerous climate pollutant – known as black carbon – a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council shows.
Countries across Latin America can significantly cut black carbon emissions by pursuing cleaner fuels, setting new lower vehicle emissions standards and providing financial incentives . . .