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Environmental Justice Research by CARB
We breathe the air that is polluted by a wide variety of causes and sources. We drink water that might not be as pure as natural spring water. We eat foods contaminated with air borne and chemically added pollutants.
California ARB's Handbooks and Pamphlets from the Compliance Assistance Program (CAP)
In California, where over 90% of all manufacturing businesses have fewer than 100 employees, complying with air pollution regulations can strain a small business's staff and resources.
CARB Cleared by EPA to Strengthen Onboard Diagnostics (OBD) for Trucks
Heavy trucks face increasing onboard diagnostic requirements in California...and beyond?
ARB passes new ZEV amendment to produce 65,000 cleaner vehicles by 2012
CARB's ZEV program increases output and begins overhaul of the program
Fuel Cell Power Plant DFC Applications in California
Tour and overview of the fuel cell power plant at California State University Northridge
AQMD Measures to Reduce 76 Tons per Day of Oxides of Nitrogen- Trucks, Locomotives, Heavy Equipment, Restaurants
ARB estimates that
PM2.5 pollution in the Southland is responsible for as many as
5,000 premature deaths per year.
Air Quality in California with CARB Early Action Measures
Summary List of air quality measures in California with CARB early action measures to reduce greenhouse gases from trucking, ports, cement and semiconductors, and consumer products.
CARB's Proposed AB32 Change List
AB32 and EPA Smartway strengthen trucking emissions compliance and suggest trucking solutions
Mary Nichols Explains CARB Strategy fo 2007-08
Mary Nichols, CARB projections for California trucking industry 2007 and beyond
APUs Struggle to Meet CARB Standards for 2008
APU technology and California regulations affect idling, OEM and APU technology availability
Solutions for CARB-Regulated On-Road and Off-Road Equipment
Southwest Smoke Test and 1 Stop Diesel Solutions provide on-road and off-road emissions compliance services to meet CARB regulations
Public Health and Global Warming (AB32) Top California Priorities for 2007
Mary Nichols states California's priorities for CARB: public health and global warming (AB32)
Support for Transportation - CEERT
When LEV II is fully implemented in 2010, it is estimated that smog forming emissions will reduce by 57 tons per day in the Los Angeles area and 155 tons per day statewide.
Mix 'n Match Alternative Fuel Options
Alternative fuel vehicles are coming on the market rapidly. You can keep up with options with CEERT.
Edited by Carolyn Allen