Delivering Clean Air

Health Benefits of Zero-Emission Trucks and Electricity

"Delivering Clean Air" focuses attention on the health benefits of zero-emission technologies along major U.S. trucking routes.

Heavy-duty trucks deliver major doses of pollution to communities throughout the United States along with their cargo.

The transition to zero-emission trucks is a significant opportunity to reduce health impacts and disparities in pollution-burdened communities home to major truck traffic areas.

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Key Findings

By 2050, as the nation moves to zero-emission trucks and power, the public health benefits in U.S. counties with major trucking routes could reach:

Tell EPA: Take the Next Step for Cleaner Vehicles

EPA recently finalized lifesaving new measures to make future cars and trucks less polluting that will get more zero-emission vehicles on the road. Now, call on them to take the next step.

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