according to traditional manual technique. Yet, electronic diagnosis and instrumented tune-ups not only increase mileage by 5 percent, they also reduce emissions by 50-60 percent. The degree of our success in promoting such win-win
options will determine the state of our children's environment.
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Only 4 percent of 337,714 soil samples tested by the Soil Testing Institute, Lahore
were found to have 1.2 percent or more organic matter content.
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Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Book title: Pakistan, 1997.
Contributors: Craig Baxter - Editor, Charles H. Kennedy - Editor.
Publisher: Westview Press.
Place of publication: Boulder, CO.
Publication year: 1998.
Page number: 159.
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