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Clean Diesel Outlook Optimistic Despite WHO Classification of Diesel Exhaust

July 24, 2012

In her July 18 "Plugged In" article for the Daily Journal of Commerce, Andrea Schmidt discusses the future of diesel in light of the World Health Organization classifying it as carcinogenic. The ubiquity and economic value of diesel means it will stick around, but the new classification should spur the need for more stringent diesel emission standards and further development of clean diesel technology.