EPA limits on aircraft emissions are ready for takeoff

July 29, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Green

The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday declared that jet engine exhaust endangers public health by contributing to climate change, a key milestone as it works to develop regulations that will cut carbon emissions from commercial aircraft.Large commercial jets account for 11 percent of all emissions from the global transportation sector. Aircraft emissions are expected to grow by 50 percent by 2050 as demand for air travel increases.

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EPA limits on aircraft emissions are ready for takeoff

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