CONSULTANT REPORT ON AN EVALUATION OF CATALYTIC CONVERTERS FOR CONTROL OF AUTOMOBILE EXHAUST POLLUTANTS

An assessment was made of the status of catalysts for automotive emissions control and estimates of the future developments in catalytic converters, especially for oxides of nitrogen removal. The basic performance characteristics and durability, materials supply, toxicology of emissions, and kinetics and modeling of automobile catalysts are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Research Council

    Committee on Motor Vehicle Emissions
    Washington, DC  USA  20418

    Environmental Protection Agency

    Office of Mobile Source of Air Pollution Control
    Washington, DC  USA  20024
  • Authors:
    • Hightower, J W
    • Butt, J B
    • Ollis, D F
    • Wise, H
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 129 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00091842
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-016 380, HS-019 491
  • Contract Numbers: EPA-68-01-0402
  • Files: HSL, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 10 1983 12:00AM