UN agency targets black-carbon pollution from ships

Governments are slowly advancing efforts to reduce climate and health impacts of soot.

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Container ship docking.

Most container ships burn heavy diesel fuel that produces black-carbon. Credit: Paolo Pellegrin/Magnum

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Nature 554, 155-156 (2018)

doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-01556-7


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