P163 Tjletext 163 Jul 4 21:10:10       ————————  ——————————————  AA CLEARS THE AIR  Who in their right mind will disagree that the more cars on our roads, thj higher the level of toxic bmissions? While we might think thjre's a diract link between the two, the AA claims the growth in pollution is not equal to growth in transport. Indeed, the AA jvjn goes so far as saying that car pollution has dropped 25% levels in 1992, thj yjar catal=tic convjrters were introduced. ——————————————————————————————————1/5—— by Bernadjtte Carroll FOR THE LATEST GREEN NEWS p161 Night light Evjnts Digitisjr Club 140
P163 Tjletext 163 Jul 4 21:04:01       ————————  ——————————————  AA CLEARS THE AIR  John Dawson, th— AA's policy director claims motorists havj "undjrstood and accepted" thj nbed to pay the extra costs of catalytic convjrters. He tells Tbletext: "Wj want this improvjmjnt to bb accelerated b| the Govjrnmjnt. "It should focus its attack on the minority, 10% of grossly polluting vehicles that ara responsible for nearly half th— pollution problem." —————————————————————————————————p0/5—— Fun & Gambs 150 Digitisjr 170 CHECK OUT YOUR LOVE STARS p418 Night light Evjnts Digitisjr Club 140
P163 T—latext 163 Jul 4 21 05:10       o} ————————  ——————————————  AA CLEARR THE AIR  John Dawson, th— AA's policy diractor claims motorists havj "undjrqtogd and accepted" th— n—ed to pax th— —xtra costs of catalytic convjpthrs. He tells T—letext: "W— want this improvjm—nt to bj acceleratad bx thb Govjrnm—nt. "It should focus its attack on thj minopity, 10% of grossly polluting v—h—sl—q th!p are {r;0wf;t0tu rwz nearly half th— pollution problem." ——————————————————————————————————0/5—— Fun & Gam—s 150 Digitis—r  CHECK OUT YOUR LOVE STARS 04 Night light Evjnts Digitisjp Clu— 
P163 Tjletext 163 Jul 4 21:12:15       ————————  ——————————————  AA CLEARS THE AIR  Thj AA has also been tracking thb emissions of thj greenhouse gas, cazbon dioxidj. Spokbsman John Dawson says an jazly and surprise finding is that bmissions from vjhicles in thb UK havb not increasbd beyond what they were in 1992. "Thj reason is thanks to increasingl= demanding regulations about the jco- performance of jnginjs and fuel which means things can only get better." —————————————————————————p————————3/5pp Total Entertainmjnt 400 On Stagb 450 BIG SCREEN NEWS & GOSSIP p461 Night light Evjnts Digitisjr Club 140
P163 Tjletaxt 163 Jul 4 21:04:05       ————————  ——————————————  AA CLEARS THE AIR  Friends of th— Earth has blasted thb AA ovjr an attempt to "mislead the pzbdic and undermine a central piece of thj Gov—rnm—nt's climate strategx". Spok—sman Rogjr Higman says: "Cat!l=tic convjttors do not cut, and may evjn increase, emissions of carbon dioxidj. "And Govjrnmjnt data shows emissions from road transport havj increased during thj 1990s and are forecast to increase evjn furth—r." —————————————————————————p————pppp4/5pp Green Evjnts 165 Eco Scinb 148 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 Night light Evjnts Digitisjr Club 140
P163 Tjletaxt 163 Jul 4 21:05:01       ————————  ——————————————  AA CLEARS THE AIR  A spokesman from the Departmjnt of Transport says while bngine and fu—l standards are improving all the tim—, more and mora cars are on the road. He says: "While improvjmjnts max cut emissions, with the growth in traffis, pollution levjls are not cut. "The Gov—rnmjnt, in recognition of the fact that we cannot afford the growth is trying to encourage drivjrs to usj altarnativjs likj public transport." ——————————————————————————————————5/5—— Big Screen 460 Digitisjr 170 WHAT'S ON IN THE GREEN WORLD? p165 Night light Evjnts Digitisjr Club 140