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    Tax for the old diesel. What about now?

    Some time ago we informed you about the plans of the tax authorities to tax the “polluting” old diesel with an extra surcharge of 15%. A private diesel is considered polluting if it emits more than 5 mg of particulate matter (without ex-factory particulate filter) per kilometer. For commercial vans, this designation applies if this […] Sea

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    Decreasing old diesels has no effect on air quality

    The number of diesel cars with a date of first registration before 2001 has fallen sharply in our country. Currently, only 155.000 cars are registered in this category in the Netherlands. The decrease in old diesels has been greatest in Utrecht and Rotterdam, partly due to the introduction of environmental zones. The latter observation is not surprising, given that within […] Sea