emission standard

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emission standard

[i′mish·ən ‚stan·dərd]
(engineering)
The maximum legal quantity of pollutant permitted to be discharged from a single source.
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The Eper web site (European polluting emission register) will give details of 50 different air and water pollutants from 56 types of industry.
The product has been launched to cater to the diverse needs of the customers, who want a fuel that cleans the engine and reduces fuel consumption with fewer polluting emissions, as the marketing tag line states 'The fuel that cleans your engine kilometer after kilometer,' said a press release issued here.
Contract notice: Reduction of polluting emissions from incineration of waste - Termovaloriztora lines K1 boiler.
Cyclists don't produce polluting emissions so are not liable to be taxed.
Most recently, Li was the co-founder and chief executive officer of Catalon Chemical, a manufacturer of De-NOx honeycomb catalysts that are widely applied at coal-fired power plants and steel mills in China to reduce polluting emissions.
In our research we study costs that potentially may arise when some EU countries do not participate in the Climate and Energy Package with reference to renewable energy sources' (RES) target in order to reduce polluting emissions.
In granting Poland's coal plants three more years to be in line with the EU's polluting emissions standards, the European Commission "seems to be siding with the biggest industrial polluters rather than protecting people's health," says the NGO Health and Environment (HEAL).
The second project LIFE+ SmartPV by the University of Cyprus aims to help point the way towards a more economically and environmentally sustainable electricity grid in Cyprus and Europe whereby cost-optimum photovoltaic technology in the energy mix will contribute to the reduction of air polluting emissions.
The scheme will also seek alternative sources of energy, aim to conserve electricity and water, and reduce polluting emissions among others.
The project also will contribute to the reduction of the high demand for electricity during peak periods and reduce polluting emissions by up to 180,000 tonnes per year as well as result in 2,300 cubic feet of additional natural gas being available per year," he added.
Cars at a standstill, followed by frequent low-gear acceleration are not only making driving less economical for drivers, but are also chucking out masses of polluting emissions.
In particular, the area's steel and iron industries have been the cause of polluting emissions.