In nine capital prefecture cities (Saitama, Chiba, Tokyo, Kanagawa, Yokohama-shi, Kawasaki-shi, Chiba-shi, Saitama-shi, Sagamihara-shi), we prohibit service of diesel car which does not meet effluent standard of particulate matter by the regulations of Tokyo and 3 prefectures from October, 2003 to improve air pollution with car exhaust gas. However, approach to zero violation car becomes important because there is thing which does not yet meet effluent standard in car running nine capital prefecture cities.
Therefore, in nine capital prefecture cities, we place October as reinforcement month and carry out vehicle inspection based on the regulations, and common knowledge by poster notices is active in service area and parking area.
For details, please confirm with press release document.
※We announce this matter at the same time in nine capital prefecture cities.
Environmental Planning Bureau environment Maintenance Division atmosphere, sound environment section manager Shigeyuki Yamamoto telephone: 045-671-2476