Life cycle assessment of automobile/fuel options.

@article{Maclean2003LifeCA,
  title={Life cycle assessment of automobile/fuel options.},
  author={Heather L Maclean and Lester B. Lave},
  journal={Environmental science & technology},
  year={2003},
  volume={37 23},
  pages={
          5445-52
        }
}
  • Heather L Maclean, Lester B. Lave
  • Published 2003
  • Environmental Science, Medicine
  • Environmental science & technology
  • We examine the possibilities for a "greener" car that would use less material and fuel, be less polluting, and would have a well-managed end-of-life. Light-duty vehicles are fundamental to our economy and will continue to be for the indefinite future. Any redesign to make these vehicles greener requires consumer acceptance. Consumer desires for large, powerful vehicles have been the major stumbling block in achieving a "green car". The other major barrier is inherent contradictions among social… CONTINUE READING

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