Central Pollution Control Board, Central Laboratory, Delhi

Parivesh Bhawan, East Arjun Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi, India, 110032

011-22307078

9868956529

scskt.cpcb@nic.in

cpcbskt@yahoo.co.in

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Central Pollution Control Board, Zonal Laboratory
Central Pollution Control Board, Zonal Laboratory, Lucknow
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Ground water/surface water Testing (Biological), Drinking Water Testing (Biological), Surface Water Bodies (Biological), Waste Water Testing (Biological),
Accrediation valid upto
14-09-2018

About Central Pollution Control Board, Central Laboratory, Delhi

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), a statutory organization, was constituted in September, 1974 under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974. Further, CPCB was entrusted with the powers and functions under the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981. It serves as a field formation and also provides technical services to the Ministry of Environment and Forests of the provisions of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986. The Principal Functions of the CPCB, as spelt out in the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974, and the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 are, (i) to promote cleanliness of streams and wells in different areas of the States by prevention, control and abatement of water pollution, and (ii) to improve the quality of air and to prevent, control or abate air pollution in the country.