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: Make Cars and Trucks Cleaner

Call on the United States Environmental Protection Agency to adopt stronger standards this year to clean up pollution from cars and trucks and spur the transition to zero-emissions.

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