Gujarat Pollution Control Board

Gujarat Pollution Control Board

The Government of Gujarat constituted the Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) on October 15, 1974 with a view to protect the environment, prevent and control the pollution of water in the State of Gujarat, that occupies a prominent niche in progressive and industrial development of the country. The Board has been over the years entrusted with the Central Acts and relevant Rules for pollution control as notified thereof from time to time.

GPCB has its Head Office in Gandhinagar, Gujarat and 10 Regional Offices in Ahmedabad, Bharuch, Bhavnagar, Godhra, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara and Vapi.

External links

* [ Gujarat Pollution Control Board]
* [ Central Pollution Control Board]
* [ Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India]
* [ Forest & Environment Department, Government of Gujarat]

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