Atmospheric pollution from older vehicles

Ageing vehicles are said to emit five times more hydrocarbons and carbon monoxide, and four times more nitrogen oxides, than new ones (World Bank 1995c). Lead pollution is worsened by ageing vehicles.
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 13: Climate Action
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
23.01.2000 – 00:00 CET