TITLE

Green warning: Makers must act or face stiff laws

PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/12/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5920, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the response of the automobile industry on the condition of environment in the United States. Disagreement on the automobile's role in climate change; Consequences on the lack of action of the automobile industry; Duty of the automakers.
ACCESSION #
4252032

 

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