Protecting California's Diesel Clean-Up Measures Protects Public Health and Jobs

Overview
January 22, 2009

In 2006 and 2008, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) adopted two landmark measures to curb diesel pollution from trucks, buses and off-road equipment, protecting the health of residents and workers throughout the state and contributing to a sustainable economy in California. This document outlines why it is a false choice to suggest that Californians have to choose between public health protections and a strong economy.