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More and more U.S. communities and states looking to ban gas-powered lawn equipment

Leaf blowers and mowers are primary targets for their noise and emission levels

April 18, 2023  By Turf & Rec

Several U.S. states and municipalities are considering a ban of gas-powered leaf blowers and lawn mowers. More than 100 local governments have enacted at least partial bans on gas-powered landscaping equipment in the United States in the war against emissions and noise output. Battery-powered equipment is being favoured by governments for its zero emissions and considerably lower noise levels.



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