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Old 01-21-2013, 10:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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EPA vs Edge Tuners

It appears that that Edge Tuners has the attention of the EPA.
Edge Products LLC Settlement | Enforcement | US EPA
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I'm surprised they just don't add an EPA tax to these programmers. They tax cigarettes which are more proven on they are bad for our health. Same thing with alcohol and guns.

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Wow. Just...wow.

Our Government at work.

I read thru and all I could do is shake my head.

I think the EPA is Barry's Brown Shirt division.

So...they say that each truck will emit 35lbs of PM (Particulate Matter) over their lifespan.

(158*2000)/9000=~35lbs

I wonder if they calculated the amount of money the owners saved by almost doubling the fuel economy of the trucks. I'm sure they figured out how much tax money they lost due to the fuel savings.

So, by their own statistics, a new long-haul truck emits 26lbs of PM each year it's on the road. And if someone with asthma lip-locks the exhaust pipe and breathes these emissions, they MIGHT get some irritation of their airways.

Total Horse Hockey!! Just like Sweet-n-Low causes cancer in lab rats (when they eat the equivalent of 40lbs of the stuff in a month).

I want the Government out of my home, out of my pocket, out of my business and out from under my truck.
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Actually, this is just the Fine that Edge has to pay. They were stopped from selling almost 2 years ago. They just now, or back when the article was published, worked out what the fine would be.

You can expect similar to happen to SCT then H&S as they are the most recent to get stopped by the EPA.
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