Long Beach ups environmental initiative ante

The port maintained decreased emissions levels despite an 11% increase in container traffic last year Photo: Courtesy of the Port of Long Beach.

The US’ Port of Long Beach has seen its sulphur oxides, diesel particulates and nitrogen oxides cut by 97%, 88% and 56% respectively since 2005.

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