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Air Pollution / Ford Plan #201515

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 10, 1969
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(Studio) Report on effort to clean up air pollution caused by cars.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) Big business accused of indifference. Henry Ford II details Ford's plan to help. [Henry FORD - says 60 million older cars hold up antipollution progress because they're not fixed with exhaust emission control. Says getting rid of pre-1970 cars would help reduce pollution. Ford testing used car pollution control kit. Kit would reduce pollution by 50%.on Fords.] General Motors Corporation and Chrysler reported working on pollution control devices Ford says buyer would absorb costs.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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