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United States bracing for lawn mower war as gas-powered bans ready to kick in

Other states and cities poised to follow California's path

May 3, 2023  By Turf & Rec

The United States is bracing for an anticipated war of lawn mowers. A ban on the sale of small, off-road engines, including those found in lawn mowers, goes into effect next year in California, and many other states and cities are perhaps poised to follow suit. Political pressure aimed at promoting battery-powered equipment over that powered by gasoline has led to debate in parts of the United States about how lawns should be maintained.


This article is part of the Equipment Week.
This article is part of the Earth Week.

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