Resolution 1237/02 Emissions limits for heavy-duty vehicles running on gas

Name of policy Resolution 1237/02 Emissions limits for heavy-duty vehicles running on gas
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Argentina
Region South America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Air pollution
Type of policy instrument
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Codes and standards
      • Vehicle fuel-economy and emissions standards
Sector name
  • Transport
    • Heavy duty vehicles
Policy description Then following emissions limits will be applied to emissions of heavy-duty vehicles running on gas:

- Carbon Monoxide - 4,0 g/kWh - Total hydrocarbons - 2,2 g/kWh - Non-methane hydrocarbons - 1.1 g/kWh - Nitrogen oxides - 7,0 g/kWh

Alternatively, the following emissions limits are used: - Carbon Monoxide - 5,45 g/kWh - Total hydrocarbons - 1,6 g/kWh - Non-methane hydrocarbons - 0.78 g/kWh - Nitrogen oxides - 5,0 g/kWh

Policy type
Policy stringency
Implementation state Implemented
Date of decision 2002
Start date of implementation
End date of implementation
High impact
Impact indicator


Source or references http://www2.medioambiente.gov.ar/mlegal/aire/res1237_02.htm
Supports policies
Is supported by policies
Comments (background and assessment)
Status Final

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