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EPA hears comments on new ozone limits

...proposed changes to limits for ground-level ozone. Ozone, which stems from industrial and electric plant emissions, car exhaust and gasoline vapors, makes up smog and has been linked to respiratory health problems. Laura Turner Seydel said she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/06/met_142610.shtml
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Augusta violates air standards

...including Augusta, are racking up clean-air violations under a strict new standard for particle pollution, but car exhaust and industrial sources might not deserve all the blame. "It's an unusual year with so many violations, but we think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/03/met_134540.shtml
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Last First Friday plays on; many say it's far from over

...It's not over." Gen. Oglethorpe presided over a fleet of classic and souped-up cars at the Augusta Common where car exhaust mixed with the smell of cooking meat. Craig Butler, president of CSRA Road Angels Car Club, said he's been told...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/07/met_99540.shtml
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City may avoid car inspection

...federal standards have tightened for ozone - a dangerous mix of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds from car exhaust and industrial emissions. Ozone once was measured with hourly levels that could not exceed 0.120 parts per million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/20/met_381671.shtml
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EPA has new air pollution rules

...Methier said. The primary concern is ozone - an unhealthy mix of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds from car exhaust and industrial emissions. Ozone once was measured on a standard in which hourly levels could not exceed 0.120 parts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/22/met_376479.shtml
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City considers air-quality plan

...Augusta recorded nonattainment levels of ozone - a mix of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds spawned by car exhaust and industrial emissions. High levels of ozone can cause respiratory and other health problems. The federal standard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/11/met_363471.shtml
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New violations recorded

...Macon and Columbus. The primary concern is ozone - a mix of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds spawned by car exhaust and industrial emissions. Excess levels cause a host of respiratory and health problems. Ozone once was measured on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/09/tec_347577.shtml
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Protecting the planet, pedal by pedal

...engines. The environmental merits of Hoover's commuting choice were driven home during a winter ride. Road salt and car exhaust swirled in the wind. "It's like table salt ground to a powder," he said. "I can remember tasting that stuff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/26/tec_340756.shtml
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Ozone levels spike in Augusta

...Augusta wasn't alone." Ozone, an unhealthy mix of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds, originates from car exhaust and industrial emissions. Excessive levels can cause or aggravate respiratory and health problems. Ozone - once measured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/23/tec_296548.shtml
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New formula puts Augusta over pollution limit

...the whitish haze cooked up by humidity, sunlight and car exhaust, currently is measured on a federal standard in which...implement controls such as car-pool programs to reduce car exhaust. Other proposed changes in EPA air pollution measurements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/12/met_202455.shtml
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