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 (ăn′tē-pə-lo͞o′shən, ăn′tī-)
Intended to counteract or eliminate environmental pollution: antipollution filters; antipollution laws.

an′ti·pol·lu′tion·ist n.
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1. (Environmental Science) (of measures, policies, etc) designed to combat pollution and its causes
2. (Environmental Science) opposed to pollution and its causes: antipollution banners.
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(ˌæn ti pəˈlu ʃən, ˌæn taɪ-)

designed to prevent or reduce pollution.
an`ti•pol•lu′tion•ist, n.
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Adj.1.antipollution - intended to reduce pollutionantipollution - intended to reduce pollution; "antipollution laws"; "antipollution devices on automobile exhaust systems"
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In a statement, Uy said those responsible for the incident 'is sabotaging our lawful efforts to enforce our country's antipollution laws.'
Likewise, the new vessel is capable of responding to marine environmental pollution such as oil spills using its onboard containerized antipollution equipment.
The consultation analysis does point out that the majority of negative comments are from the "vocal, driving, dissenting majority" and that those who agreed with the antipollution proposals were less likely to make their voice heard.
Klorane has released a new antipollution shampoo and conditioner, featuring aquatic mint, was first discovered by a French professor, working with the brand to depollute rivers that had been contaminated with heavy metals.
Concu pour repondre aux exigences de la derniere norme antipollution Euro 6d TEMP, le nouveau bloc 'U3' CRDi (injection directe a rampe commune) 1,6 l utilise la technologie antipollution de reduction catalytique selective (SCR) pour reduire nettement les emissions polluantes.
Both car makers are under pressure to roll out zero-emission vehicles to meet stringent antipollution rules, but have struggled to maintain profit margins in the face of the the rising costs of making electric cars.
In fact, according to Mintel, 22% of Brazilian women are interested in using facial antipollution products.
8794 to administer the MVUC which will be disbursed exclusively for purposes of road maintenance and safety and antipollution program.
Bella Mossa, Italian for "good job", is an antipollution scheme that aims to reduce car journeys and boost green travel with incentives such as beer, ice cream or cinema tickets for those who complete eco-friendly travels.
On 1 November 2017, the State Environment Inspectorate decided to close Jugorhom over its failure to honor the deadline for installing antipollution filters.