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diesel

(ˈdizlæ)
mod. really good. I am set for a diesel evening and I intend to enjoy it.
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On the same day, Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi announced that the city will ban diesel cars in the city center by 2024 to combat air pollution.
Diesel fumes have been linked to decreased lung growth and function; approximately 40 compounds found in diesel exhaust can potentially cause cancer.
LOWER MAINTENANCE COST--Analyzing the maintenance schedule for many material handlers, it becomes apparent that a major part of the maintenance work is related to the diesel engine.
And hybrid growth will be concentrated in sport utility vehicles and midsize cars, while diesel power will expand in SUV, pickup truck and luxury-car markets.
Another reason to buy diesel is that it's simply a smart choice.
He's seen the benefits and notes that the engine runs more quietly, without the typical diesel chatter.
One DEP sample--National Institute of Standards and Technology standard reference material, SRM 2975--was derived from a forklift with a heavy-duty diesel engine and developed in part for mutagenicity assays (Hughes et al.
As a test project, Niles has gradually added bio-diesel to the diesel engine in his 1984 Mercedes, and by June of this year he plans to be using up to 80 per cent bio-diesel to operate his vehicle.
In follow-up experiments, Watanabe and a coworker exposed 48 pregnant rats to either normal or soot-free diesel exhaust for 6 hours a day, beginning 1 week after conception.
So the diesel health risk needs to be put in perspective.
Thanks to the fast development of the shipbuilding industry, recent years have seen stable advancement of the marine diesel engine industry.
As the program moves forward, Baretsky expects it to greatly improve Audi's diesel simulation capabilities ("Those tools came to their limits quite quickly because the boundaries we set for this project passed the normal ranges in terms of combustion pressures and things like that," he admits.
SAN DIEGO - Environmental officials launched a partnership with industry Wednesday to curb cancer-causing diesel emissions spewing into the West Coast's skies.