Definition of Air Pollution

As defined in the Section 2 of the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981, “Air pollution” means the presence in the atmosphere of any air pollutants.

"air pollutant" means any solid, liquid or gaseous substance 2 [(including noise)] present in the atmosphere in such concentration as may be or tend to be injurious to human beings or other living creatures or plants or property or environment;

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