EMISSIONS FROM CATALYST CARS BEYOND 50 000 MILES AND THE IMPLICATIONS FOR THE FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE CONTROL PROGRAM

Based upon EPA estimates, catalyst-equipped vehicles with more than 50,000 miles currently emit almost three quarters of the CO and HC from in-use cars. Changes in the FMVCP are recommended that would lessen the proportion of air pollution contributed by automobiles whose catalysts have deteriorated.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for Meeting, February 27-March 3, 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • WALSH, M P
    • Nuissbaum, B D
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Pagination: 12 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188411
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 780027 Preprint
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 28 1979 12:00AM