Fanelli, Peter
August 2006
New York State Conservationist;Aug2006, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p26
This article air pollution prevention initiatives in New York. The state has been tough on pollution created by vehicle emissions. The 1990 Clean Air Act required manufacturers of Heavy Duty Diesel Vehicles to begin, as of 1994, to reduce particulate releases from vehicle smoke stacks by at least 90 percent. In 1998, the Heavy-Duty Vehicle Emissions Reduction Act was signed into law.


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