Protection of Environment

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Activities of the BoardProcessing and finalisation of consent applications under the Air Act
In accordance with the provisions of Section 21 of the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 each industry emitting gas(es) has to obtain the consent of the Board. The statistics concerning pertaining to action taken on consent applications under the Air Act, 1981 is as follow:
Sr.ParticularsDuring the year
2008 - 2009
During the year
2009 - 2010
(up to 31.3.2010)
1.Applications for consent on hand 636 782*21518
2.Consent granted40947516783
3.Consent rejected 1551743722
4.Files closed0000168
5.Applications returned to applicant(s)(-2)05717
6.Applications under scrutiny74128128
* This includes 708 applications received during the year 2009–10 and 74 applications pending from the previous year 2008-09.
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  • State Environment Impact Assesment Authority
  • Minister of Envirnment and Forests
  • Central Pollution Control Board