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2012-08-09 02:23:12

MARIETTA, Ga., Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading product emissions and chemical content testing provider UL ECO-INSTITUT, part of UL Environment, announced today that it is approved as a pollutant and emission testing laboratory by the Association of Environmentally Friendly Carpets e. V. (GUT). For more than 20 years, GUT has been considered a leading carpet label in Europe and it is an integral part of the European product information system for textile floor coverings:...

2012-07-25 06:20:27

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A recently negotiated contract for vehicle emissions and safety inspection station management services will save the state approximately $1 million annually and could save vehicle owners nearly $5.5 million. Parsons Commercial Technology Group, Inc., a provider of auto emissions management programs, has been contracted to oversee privately owned safety and emissions inspection stations in the 25 counties where emissions testing is...

2012-05-10 02:24:28

VENTURA, Calif., May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDTI) ("Clean Diesel"), a cleantech emissions control company, announced today that its Heavy Duty Diesel Systems division has received orders in excess of $1.0 million for the retrofit of over 100 school buses in the State of Texas. Retrofitting is expected to begin next month and complete in July. The school buses will be retrofit using Clean Diesel's Purifilter® Plus emission control system....

2012-03-08 10:30:00

EPA cost predictions were two to five times greater than the actual cost for truck buyers to comply with emissions mandates WASHINGTON, March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) and American Truck Dealers (ATD) released a new report today that calls into question the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) cost analysis of emissions control requirements for model year (MY) 2004-2010 commercial trucks. The mandates resulted in...

2012-01-31 09:14:00

LIBERTY HILL, Texas and PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hug Filtersystems announced today that the California Air Resources Board (ARB) has verified the Hug Filtersystems mobiclean® R diesel particulate filter for use with most non EGR on-road diesel vehicles from 1991 to 2006. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120131/CG44757) The mobiclean® R system provides effective emission reductions of diesel particulate matter by at least 85 percent and...

2012-01-31 08:01:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BorgWarner supplies its B-series turbochargers for the new Mercedes-Benz 12.8-liter six-cylinder in-line Blue Efficiency Power engine, the first in its class to meet upcoming Euro VI emissions standards. Based on Daimler's new heavy-duty engine generation specifically developed for the European market, the turbocharged engine sets a new benchmark in low emissions, improved fuel economy and increased performance. With a power output...

2011-12-21 22:49:04

Study finds that regulations costing $195 billion will bring over $1 trillion in health and environmental benefits, particularly for minorities and the poor A report by researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health provides an expanded review of six new air quality regulations proposed or recently adopted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA). These include the first national standards for reducing dangerous emissions of mercury and other toxic...

2011-12-09 10:28:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Continental Controls Corporation, a manufacturer of controls and components for Gas Turbine and Reciprocating Natural Gas engines, has announced the release of a new Ultra Low emissions system that provides for long term emissions automatic compliance without the normally required operator intervention. (Photo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111209/CG20173) </font> The key to our breakthrough for...

2011-11-17 13:25:00

New EPA Rulemaking also requests comments on life cycle assessment for vehicle emissions WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Automakers' use of advanced high-strength steels (AHSS) is the fastest growing automotive lightweighting material, according to a recent study conducted by Ducker Worldwide on behalf of the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI). These new steels will be the key for...

2011-11-16 08:30:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SaviCorp (Pinksheets: SVMI.PK) announces success for its first Specialty Equipment Marketing Association (SEMA) Show 2011 Nov. 4 in Las Vegas. For SaviCorp this event has streamlined the DynoValve® into the world's premier automotive trade event. This year's show boasted more than 60,000 domestic and international buyers. SaviCorp's representatives were able to field more than 600 prospective buyers in four days. "I've...