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.
Under the bill, any individual who shall witness a motor vehicle being operated or running in any street and emit black smoke or its equivalent polluting emission shall have the authority to apprehend/arrest the driver or operator of such motorized smoke belching vehicle.
In terms of environmental performance, it has 80% lower polluting emissions than a standard diesel tractor and is already capable of fulfilling future greenhouse gas targets, which are expected to require a 20% reduction across Europe by 2020.
Purpose: the need to have ELCEN units equipped with state-of-the-art thermal power producig installations working on gas, complying with the polluting emissions regulations under the legislation in force, including Directive 2010/75/UE to become effective in 2016, introduced in the Romanian legislation by the adoption of Law 278/2013 on industrial emissions.
The council should be taking |measures to reduce traffic and traf-fic congestion, with its polluting emissions and CO2, to improve cycling conditions generally in the city.
Cyclists don't produce polluting emissions so are not liable to be taxed.
Swiss pioneers Piccard and Borschberg are the founders, pilots and life force behind Solar Impulse, the first aircraft able to fly day and night without fuel or polluting emissions.
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.