29 December 2009 20:36 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS news)--Canada’s Quebec province will adopt emissions standards equivalent to those in force in California, effective mid-January, the Quebec provincial government said on Tuesday.
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Quebec’s move came as neighbouring US states, including Massachusetts, Maine and Vermont, have adopted California’s rules, Quebec environment minister Line Beauchamp said. Those rules are tougher than current US federal standards, and the US government is expected to adopt those rules nationwide by 2012.
Political analysts noted that
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