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Pollution by Transport

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AIR POLLUTION FROM GROUND TRANSPORTATION AN ASSESSMENT OF CAUSES, STRATEGIES AND TACTICS, AND PROPOSED ACTIONS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY

by Roger Gorham
The Global Initiative on Transport Emissions A Partnership of the United Nations and the World Bank

Division for Sustainable Development Department of Economic and Social Affairs United Nations 2002

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AIR POLLUTION FROM GROUND TRANSPORTATION
AN ASSESSMENT OF CAUSES, STRATEGIES AND TACTICS, AND PROPOSED ACTIONS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY

CONTENTS
Foreword………………………………………………………………………………….. Acknowledgements ..................................................................................................... Abbreviations ............................................................................................................. Chapter EXECUTIVE SUMMARY……………………………………………………… I. II. TRANSPORT AND SUSTAINABILITY........................................................ TRANSPORT AND AIR POLLUTION.......................................................... Introduction ..................................................................................................... A. Motor vehicle emissions and local ambient air quality............................. B. Regional and migratory...

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