Manufacturers praise Texas clean-air ruling

Stoffer, Harry
June 2000
Automotive News;6/12/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5879, p34
Trade Publication
Reports on the favorable response of automobile manufacturers to a decision by Texas environmental officials to accept new federal clean air rules rather than adopt California standards or create a hybrid version of their own. Potential of federal rules to reduce oxides of nitrogen pollution in Texas; Implications for car manufacturers.


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