Emmett Institute on Climate Change & the Environment

Sean Hecht Talks to Sacramento Bee on CARB’s Fight with Trump over Air Pollution from Trucks

Professor Sean Hecht talked to the Sacramento Bee about the California Air Resource Board’s fight with the Trump administration over air pollution caused by big rigs.  California may need to go to court to set air quality regulations that are stricter than that of the federal government’s:  "You can see the frustration California officials have in trying to address this," Hecht said. "California would be at a lot of risk of having to deal with trucks that don't comply with California law."

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