Last Update: July 25, 2015

The exhaust from burning fossil fuels (oil anyway) has been studied several times and shown to cause cancer and other serious diseases. In many states in the U.S. gasoline pumps carry warning labels that the product dispensed through those pumps is known to cause cancer or other serious diseases.

Isn’t it strange there’s a large hue and cry over the dangers from smoking, over studies that show smoking tobacco can cause cancer, yet there isn’t any such talk over the dangers from automobile exhaust? And, why is it called “pollution” rather than what it is, poison?

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David Herron : David Herron is a writer and software engineer focusing on the wise use of technology. He is especially interested in clean energy technologies like solar power, wind power, and electric cars. David worked for nearly 30 years in Silicon Valley on software ranging from electronic mail systems, to video streaming, to the Java programming language, and has published several books on Node.js programming and electric vehicles.
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