About Punjab Pollutin Control :

     The Punjab Pollution Control Board was constituted in the year 1975 vide Punjab Government Notification No. 6186-BR II (4) 75/24146 dated 30.07.1975, after the enactment of Water (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 to preserve the wholesomeness of water. Subsequently, with the enactment of other environmental laws the responsibility to implement the provisions of such laws was also entrusted to the Punjab Pollution Control Board in the State of Punjab.
In order to have uniform laws, all over the country for broad environmental issues endangering the health & safety of our people as well as of our flora and fauna and also to check environmental degradation, the Parliament of India has enacted the following laws:

  1. The Water (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 as amended to date
  2. The Water (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977
  3. The Air (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 as amended to date

  4. The aforesaid laws have been adopted by the Govt. of Punjab to control environmental pollution in the State. The Govt. of India, Ministry of Environment & Forests, has also framed the following rules for the management of Hazardous Waste, Bio Medical Waste, Municipal Solid Waste, Recycled Plastic, Used Batteries, Control of Noise Pollution and Protection of Ozone Layer under the provisions of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986.

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    Address & Contact Details:

    Board Office :
    Punjab Pollution Control Board Vatavaran Bhawan,
    Nabha Road,
    Patiala, 147001,
    Punjab, India

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    6 http://www.ppcb.gov.in/AppForm.aspx Acts & Rules
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