REPORT BY THE COMMITTEE ON MOTOR VEHICLE EMISSIONS

An evaluation was made of the technological feasibility, cost and fuel use associated with meeting various light-duty motor vehicle emissions standards for nitrogen oxides, hydrocarbons, and carbon monoxide. Emissions control of conventional automobile engines and alternative engines for automobiles are considered. Costs of emissions control, manufacturing constraints, and field performance and maintenance are analyzed. Various automotive fuels for automobiles and test methods and procedures for emissions and fuel economy are also considered.

  • 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
  • Publication Date: 1974-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 203 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00091844
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: EPA-68-01-0402
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 10 1976 12:00AM