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RECORD NUMBER: 571 OF 799
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||NAS Report on Technological Feasibility of 1975-76 Motor Vehicle Emission Standards. Evaluation of Catalyst as Automotive Exhaust Treatment Devices, National Academy of Sciences.|
|CORP Author||National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C. Committee on Motor Vehicle Emissions.|
|Stock Number||PB-224 860|
|Additional Subjects||( Catalysts ; Air pollution control equipment) ; ( Air pollution control equipment ; Motor vehicle engines) ; ( Catalytic converters ; Motor vehicle engines) ; Fouling ; Performance evaluation ; Nitrogen dioxide ; Reduction(Chemistry) ; Oxidation ; Stability ; Exhaust gases ; Automobile engines ; Toxicity ; Metals ; Degradation ; Experimental data ; Design ; Deactivation ; Contamination ; Raw materials ; Substrates ; Manufacturing ; Maintenance ; Failure ; Automobile exhaust ; Catalytic reactors(Exhaust systems)|
The report covers investigations into the availability of catalyst for oxidation and NOx reduction with sufficient activity and stability, the causes of aging, and the interaction of catalysts with hardware modifications. The report also examines the raw material availability, manufacturing and maintenance problems, and the toxicology of debris. The panel also discusses several remaining problem areas.