Web Links to Environmental and Diesel Related Sites

Alternative Fuels and Vehicles Links​

Diesel Exhaust and Health Effects

California Air Resources Board (CARB) - Air Pollution and Health Fact Sheet
CARB Diesel Exhaust and School Bus Idling
CARB - The Report on Diesel Exhaust
CARB - School Bus Idling
EPA - Diesel Particulate Matter
EPA Health Assessment Document for Diesel Engine Exhaust
EPA - Health Effects
EPA -Mobile Source Air Toxic Emissions

Diesel Retrofit

California Air Resources Board’s Verified Diesel Emission Control Strategies
Diesel Technology Forum
Diesel Retrofits in the Construction Industry: A How To Guide
EPA - Clean School Bus USA
EPA - National Clean Diesel Campaign
Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management: Diesel Retrofits


Biodiesel Technical Highlights
Department of Energy - Alternative and Advanced Fuels
National Biodiesel Board 
Biodiesel Emissions Calculator

Idle Reduction

Summary of Anti-Idling Regulations in Other States

Truck Stop Electrification (TSE)


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Sites

Diesel Fuel Regulations
EPA's Homepage
Health Assessment Document for Diesel Engine Emissons
Heavy Trucks, Buses, and Engines
Index of Consent Decrees
Office of Air and Radiation
Office of Transportation and Air Quality
Diesel Emissions Quantifier (DEQ)

Other State Sites

Clean Cities Coalition
Mid-Atlantic Regional Air Management Association
Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management
National Association of Clean Air Agencies/Clean Air World
California Air Resources Board (CARB)
CARB Diesel Mobile Programs
CARB Zero Emission Vehicle Website
Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
Delaware Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Control
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
New Jersey Bureau of Air Monitoring
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality

Other Organizations

American Petroleum Institute
Diesel Technology Forum
European Natural Gas Vehicle Association
The Manufacturers of Emissions Controls Association
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

Trucking Industry Sites

American Trucking Association
Commercial Carrier Journal (CCJ) for Fleet Managers
Green Truck Association
Maryland Motor Truck Association
Transportation Safety and Fitness Electronic Records System (SAFER) 
Weekly On-Highway Diesel Prices

Traffic and Weather

Maryland Traffic Conditions-CHART
National Weather Service
Maryland's Emergency Truck Parking Locations 

Smoking Vehicle Hotline
Report a Smoking Vehicle On-line​


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