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Air pollution is:
i. 5th leading cause of deaths in Indian sub-continent.
ii. ranked among top 10 killers in the world.
iii. 7th most dangerous killer in south Asia.
The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 an Act of the Parliament of India to control and prevent air pollution in india. It was amended in 1987.
There are some definations of the act.
Definitions. – In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,
Read the following statements:
i. carbondioxide is a qualitative pollutant.
ii. carbondioxide is already present in environment and is termed as pollutant when it’s concentration increases in the environment: