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compressed natural gas


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(CNG)

Natural gas stored in a high‐pressure container. It provides a clean alternative fuel for motor vehicles because it emits little hydrocarbon or ozone‐producing material, but it does emit a significant quantity of nitrogen oxides.

Subjects: Environmental Science.


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