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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Contract notice: Purchase of 4 intercity buses with a maximum vehicle length of 15 m, euro 6 emissions standard equipment as per the disability equality act and the purchase of 2 interurban buses with a vehicle maximum length of 14.
A light vehicle emissions standard is the best way to achieve this," the Light Vehicle Emissions Standards for Australia report said.
Following on from the introduction of the Euro 4 emissions standard, the future Euro 5 standards are at the heart of Bosch's developments," says Dohle.
GE was the first to bring to market locomotives that met the EPA's January 2005 Tier II emissions standard.
with diesel engine: minimum emissions standard level com 3a.
But after nine months, vehicles still aren't being monitored for that tougher emissions standard.
Where the first LEV required vehicles to meet the emissions standard for 10 years, LEV II will require 15 years.
for which either the National Emissions Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) or New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) were proposed after November 15, 1990;
Ford's Stage IV vehicles are at least 50 per cent cleaner in terms of carbon monoxide (CO), hydrocarbon (HC) and oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emissions than those that meet the European Union's Stage III emissions standard, which comes into force for all new cars registered from January 1, 2000.
The new engine configuration was demonstrated on a dynamometer in 2005, and proved its ability to more than meet the upcoming 2007 California CARB/EPA heavy-duty emissions standard.
Rhode Island's Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recently announced that the state will switch from the federal national emissions standard to the more stringent California Low Emission Vehicle II (LEV II) standards for new vehicles starting in model year 2008.

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