Southwest Pennsylvania Air Quality Partnership http://wesa.fm en Rebates Available with Switch from Gas to Electric or Battery-Powered Lawn Equipment http://wesa.fm/post/rebates-available-switch-gas-electric-or-battery-powered-lawn-equipment <p>Homeowners are beginning to pull mowers and trimmers out of garages and sheds to work on their lawns, and although the gasoline-fueled tools might make the yard look presentable, they could be bad news for human health and the environment.<br><br>Lawn mowers, trimmers, chainsaws and leaf blowers, which are powered by gasoline, can create volatile organic compounds according to a public/private air quality group.<br> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 19:49:24 +0000 Emily Farah 7121 at http://wesa.fm