Jacopo Sala

IgNobel: "And the winner is.... VolksWagen!"

Blog Post created by Jacopo Sala Partner on 11-Nov-2016

You may remember one year ago that the volkswagen group undergo a scandal regarding their CO2 emission tests. Well, two months ago, the automotive company was awarded the Ig Nobel Chemistry prize for "solving the problem of excessive automobile pollution emissions by automatically, electromechanically producing fewer emissions whenever the cars are being tested."


This is the reference article, if you already forgot what happened: "EPA, California Notify Volkswagen of Clean Air Act Violations", U.S. Environmental Protection Agency news release, September 18, 2015.