Pick the important keywords or phrases to describe your topic.
Motor vehicles are major sources of gas-phase organic carbon, which includes volatile organic compounds. These emissions react in the atmosphere, leading to the formation of ozone.
Consider alternate terms.
motor vehicle emissions or exhaust gases
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robot* = robot, robots, robotics
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