What is IndAIR, which appeared recently in the news?
Correct Answer : c ) A web repository of all the studies related to air qualityExplanation :
Indian Air quality Interactive Repository (IndAIR) is India’s first web repository. It documents all the studies related to air quality in the last 60 years. It has been launched by the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).
The repository on air pollution is the first of its kind initiative and will assist policymakers in shaping legislation that promotes growth and development. IndAIR has about 700 scanned items from pre-Internet era (1950-1999) and various research articles, reports and case studies that provide the history of research and legislation on air pollution.
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