exhaust gas

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exhaust gas

[ig′zȯst ‚gas]
(mechanical engineering)
Spent gas leaving an internal combustion engine or gas turbine.
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The Diesel Exhaust In Miners Study: a nested case-control study of lung cancer and diesel exhaust.
The two odour chemicals that were "lost" had chemically reacted with a component of the diesel exhaust, mono-nitrogen oxide, known as NOx.
Six of the eight chemicals reduced in volume when mixed with the diesel exhaust air and two of them disappeared completely within a minute, meaning the profile of the chemical mix had completely changed.
Outcomes were evaluated in workers exposed to diesel exhaust at eight nonmetal mining facilities in the United States using retrospective quantitative estimates of respirable elemental carbon (REC) exposures as a surrogate for diesel exhaust exposure.
The team, funded by the British Heart Foundation, measured the impact of diesel exhaust fumes on a group of healthy volunteers at levels found in heavily polluted cities.
Federal efforts to reduce pollution from diesel exhaust have been aimed primarily at reducing the amount of sulphur in diesel fuel.
In comparison, the current mainstream diesel exhaust treatment equipment uses platinum as the purification catalyst, making its costs more expensive and susceptible to price fluctuations.
THE EUROPEAN Commission has approved without conditions the creation of a German joint venture manufacturing diesel exhaust treatment technology for plant.
The message from our study is that exposure to diesel exhaust for just a short time period of two months could give even normal tissue the potential to develop a tumor," explains Qinghua Sun, assistant professor of environmental health sciences.
Experts in Brazil studied the effects of diesel exhaust particles and found a link between exposure and failed pregnancies.
Grimy diesel exhaust doesn't just stink up highways.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to decrease diesel exhaust exposure by thousands of Michigan's school children, through the EPA Clean School Bus USA program.

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