Link: “Car tyres produce vastly more particle pollution than exhausts, tests show”

Original post found at: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/jun/03/car-tyres-produce-more-particle-pollution-than-exhausts-tests-show

Apparently, car tyres are responsible for almost 2,000x times the amount of pollution as emissions from the tailpipe. Just another point in support of the argument that electric vehicles are no silver bullet for the environment damage of car dependency.

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