Air Quality Standards GB 3095-2012 China 2012

Name of policy Air Quality Standards GB 3095-2012 China 2012
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country China
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Air pollution
Type of policy instrument
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Codes and standards
    Sector name
    • General
      Policy description "These standards are phased-in beginning in 2012 for some cities and by 2016 for all cities nationwide. Again, the Class 2 standards apply to urban areas." (http://transportpolicy.net/index.php?title=China:_Air_Quality_Standards)
      Policy type
      • Non-energy1
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2012
      Start date of implementation 2016
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references http://transportpolicy.net/index.php?title=China:_Air_Quality_Standards
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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