toxic emissions

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  • Provincial DOE cracking down on polluting industrial units 2019-07-28 21:35

    Provincial DOE cracking down on polluting industrial units

    TEHRAN – The department of environment (DOE) of Semnan province is cracking down on polluting industries as 2 units in the province have been identified for failing to control their pollutant emissions, provincial DOE chief has announced.

  • 25% of cars failed inspection tests in Tehran 2019-07-28 21:34

    25% of cars failed inspection tests in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Some 25 percent of vehicles which referred to technical inspection centers in Tehran to receive inspection stickers have failed the tests due to producing high level of emissions, managing director of Tehran Vehicle Inspection Company affiliated to Tehran Municipality has said.

  • Biodiesel curbs 160,000 kg of carbon emissions 2019-07-07 11:52

    Biodiesel curbs 160,000 kg of carbon emissions

    TEHRAN – The first phase of the scheme on using biodiesel in Tehran bus transport fleet which was piloted some three years ago, has resulted in reduction of carbon emissions by 160,000 kilograms, Mehr news agency reported on Saturday.

  • DOE opposes production of diesel cars 2019-06-08 19:47

    DOE opposes production of diesel cars

    TEHRAN – While an Iranian automaker has undertaken a study on manufacturing diesel cars, the Department of Environment (DOE) voiced objection toward production of diesel engines owing to the amount of toxic emissions they produce.

  • Iranian researchers estimate dioxins, furans emissions 2019-05-18 22:51

    Iranian DOE succeeded in monitoring dioxin, furan emissions

    TEHRAN – Dioxin and furan, highly toxic persistent organic pollutants, have been sampled for the first time in an attempt by experts, head of environmental pollutants monitoring office at the Department of Environment (DOE) said.