The Legislature created the Board’s research program in 1971 and identified it as an integral part of an effective air pollution control program. With the mandate as its foundation, the program encompasses all aspects of air pollution. CARB’s research program continues to play an important role in meeting the challenges of increasingly stringent federal air quality standards and long-term climate goals, and serves as the foundation for effective regulatory decisions.
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Research Proposal Solicitation for FY 2018-19
The California Air Resources Board (CARB or Board) is soliciting draft research proposals from California public universities and colleges to fund research projects in fiscal year 2018-2019, identified in CARB’s Triennial Strategic Research Plan.