13 Oct 1986

US experience of hydrocarbon and NOx, emissions control

Report no. 86/70: This paper summarises the presentation given by Dr L.J. McCabe in October 1985 at the CONCAWE Seminar on "Atmospheric emissions and their effects on the environment in Europe with particular reference to the role of hydrocarbons".
It covers the US experience on control of hydrocarbon and NO emissions as main precursors to ozone formation, the relevant control technologies, and focuses on the effectiveness of various control strategies and measures.