California will ban gas-powered leaf blowers. Are electric models quieter?

Published Oct 13 2021 at 12:01 AM GMT
  • It's time to upgrade your outdoor gardening equipment to battery power.
  • That's great news for the environment, but what about your ears?Over the weekend California Gov.
  • Gavin Newsom signed into law a plan to ban the sale of gas-powered lawn and garden equipment throughout the state.
  • It'll go into effect for small off-road engine equipment like leaf blowers and lawn mowers by 2024.
  • To help persuade people to go electric when it comes to lawn and garden supplies the state will offer some sort of rebate.



  • Published Oct 13, 2021 12:01 AM GMT