Regulations Proposed to Ensure Cleaner Air from Off-Road Construction and Farming Equipment
OTTAWA, May 10, 2004 ? The Honourable David Anderson, Minister of the Environment, today announced draft regulations to help reduce smog emissions from off-road diesel engines that power construction, mining, farming and forestry machines. The regulations have been published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, for a 60-day public comment period. They are expected to become final in early 2005 and apply to 2006 and later year engines.