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RSS FeedsDiesel vehicles in oil sands operations contribute to regional pollution
(WorldNews Environment)

 
 

7 december 2017 10:49:24

 
Diesel vehicles in oil sands operations contribute to regional pollution
(WorldNews Environment)
 




Wildfires, cigarette smoking and vehicles all emit a potentially harmful compound called isocyanic acid. The substance has been linked to several health conditions, including heart disease and cataracts. Scientists investigating sources of the compound have now identified off-road diesel vehicles in oil sands production in Alberta, Canada, as a major contributor to regional levels of the pollutant. Their report appears in ACS` journal Environmental Science & Technology. ......
 
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