Mobile Source Pollution

Authored by: Edward N. Ziegler

Encyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering

Print publication date:  June  2012
Online publication date:  June  2012

Print ISBN: 9781439804421
eBook ISBN: 9780203757659
Adobe ISBN:

10.1081/E-EESE6-120048537

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Abstract

Mobile sources, alternatively called transportation or vehicular sources include cars, trucks, buses, ships, and various aircraft. Air pollutants emitted will vary, depending on the fuel being combusted or reacted (in the case of fuel cells or batteries) and the engine design of each vehicle.

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