BC Company Fined $20K for Diesel Engine Emissions Violation

Federal inspectors at the site of a BC machinery company performed tests on diesel engines imported from China. Findings: The equipment didn’t meet federal emission standards for nitrogen oxides or non-methane hydrocarbons (NMHC). After pleading guilty to an EPA violation, the company that imported the engines was fined $20,000 [LP Projects Inc., Govt. News Release, Oct. 12, 2017].