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1 Post authored by: bluescreen
I've been thinking about the Volkswagen scandal a lot lately. In September, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) determined that VW had clandestinely inserted software into many of its diesel vehicles to determine when it was connected to a smog detection machine, and reduce its emissions output accordingly. Once the vehicle detected the machine had been disconnected, it resumed spewing nitrogen oxide pollutants at elevated levels-- up to forty times federally-allowable limits. Adding in ...

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