‘Super Polluting’ Trucks Receive Loophole on Pruitt’s Last Day at EPA

Source: Inside Climate News

The New York Times

The EPA, in Scott Pruitt’s final hours as administrator, moved to effectively grant a loophole for glider trucks, diesel freight trucks that use old engines and produce as much as 55 times the air pollution as trucks with modern emissions controls. A few manufactures had lobbied for it, while major health organizations and industry strongly opposed it.

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