Azerbaijan switches to Euro-4 fuel standard

April 2, 2014

From 1 April, Azerbaijan began applying ecological standard Euro-4 to imported and manufactured vehicles, news.az has reported.

The decision was taken by the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on 14 January of this year in order to reduce the emission of pollutants by vehicles and improve the environmental situation in the country.

In addition, from 1 April the amendment to standard AZS 636-2012 "Road vehicles. Environmental classes", which was approved by the State Committee for Standardization, Metrology and Patents of Azerbaijan, came into force. In particular, changes were made in the table of correspondence of car emissions to environmental classes depending on the country of manufacture and year.

Copyright: news.az, 2014