The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act
India: The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act
The Central Board sets national ambient air standards, enforces auto emissions standards, and the Central Board and state board are empowered to enforce them.
Date Implemented: 1981; 1988
Status: In Force; Mandatory
References: India’s Pollution Regulatory Structure and Background, The World Bank Group, http://www.worldbank.org/nipr/india/india-back.htm