Pak-EPA

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Pak-EPAPakistan Environmental Protection Agency
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Romina said that during previous campaigns, Pak-EPA in collaboration with Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) has checked over 40,000 public and private vehicles for exhaust emissions in Islamabad.
Romina said that during previous campaigns, Pak-EPA in collaboration with Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) had checked over 40,000 public and private vehicles for exhaust emissions in Islamabad.
The sources said Pak-EPA has been conducting survey or sampling on need basis to assess air quality in ambient air particularly during winter.
High officials of Pak-EPA complain that some of the reports are just voluminous and contain everything that can be ascribed as trash.
In a statement released on Monday, Pak-EPA said that one of the key environmental challenges facing Pakistan is the escalating levels of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere.
The data obtained during this study indicated that Ni, Cr, Co, Zn, Cu and Mn were found within the maximum permissible limits of Pak-EPA, WHO, and US EPA while Fe, Pb and Cd were found in contaminant level with their concentrations in the range of 0.
Senator Mushahidullah Khan, Federal Minister for Climate Change has showed serious concerns and reservations over the alleged infringement by CDA and has directed Pak-EPA to strictly ensure the compliance of environmental law and take stern action against the violators.
Neither Climate Change Division nor Pak-EPA have specific departments for air quality management, the report states.
During last five years, Pak-EPA has been conducting survey or sampling on need basis to assess the air quality in ambient air particularly during winter, he added.
The official said "Air Quality Monitoring System (AQMS) at Pak-EPA is fully functional for ambient air quality monitoring after 5 years.
Moreover, Pak-EPA could not establish any specific criteria to register consultation firms to carry out Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) studies.