A new smog-eating
technology has been
of the US.
The new automobile
coating, designed to destroy ozone
monoxide is now being
the California Air
If the CARB finds the coating effective, "it could be one of the black box technologies to be included in California's air quality implementation plans," says Jerry Martin, a staff member of CARB. If the technology manages to destroy 80 per cent of the ozone, as claimed by its manufacturers, it may significantly affect the ambient air quality (Environmental Science and Technology, Vol 29, No 12).
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