State the functions of the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board.

MPCB is the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board. Their functions are:

i. To plan comprehensive programmes for the prevention, control or abatement of pollution.

ii. To inspect sewage or trade effluent treatment and disposal facilities.

iii. To support and encourage the developments in the fields of pollution control, waste recycle, reuses, eco – friendly practices, etc.

iv. To educate and guide the entrepreneurs in improving environment by suggesting appropriate pollution control technologies and techniques.

v. To create public awareness about the clean and healthy environment and consider the public complaints regarding pollution.