A new EPA rule aims to stop pollution at the source by regulating diesel emissions from new trucks. Advocates say it’s an important step in the right direction, but between a four-year wait until the 2027 model year, difficult enforcement, and not requiring a transition to electric fleets, the rule doesn’t go far enough.
Reset breaks down what the regulatory measure will do—and what it won’t.
GUESTS: Brian Urbaszewski , director of environmental health at Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago
José Acosta-Cordova, Senior Transportation Policy Analyst, Little Village Environmental Justice Organization