Two national associations of clean air agencies -- the State and Territorial Air Pollution Program Administrators (STAPPA) and the Association of Local Air Pollution Control Officials (ALAPCO) -- recently announced the release of a report, titled "Danger in Motion: It's Time to Clean Up Trains and Boats," which estimates that emissions from trains and boats are responsible for 4,400 premature deaths a year, as well as "a host of other serious health dangers.
What does ALAPCO stand for?
ALAPCO stands for Association of Local Air Pollution Control Officials
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The State and Territorial Air Pollution Program Administration (STAPPA) and the Association of Local Air Pollution Control Officials (ALAPCO) said that they were extremely disappointed that after five years a deal could not be brokered, and that a proposal made in the summer of 2004 was inadequate and excluded airports outside of metropolitan areas that failed to meet EPA standards and reductions on other pollutants from engines such as soot, reports Reuters.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the State and Territorial Air Pollution Program Administrators (STAPPA) and the Association of Local Air Pollution Control Officials (ALAPCO), that reach the same conclusion: diesel exhaust is dangerous to human health.