[an-tee-puh-loo-shuhn, an-tahy-]
designed to prevent or reduce environmental pollution: antipollution laws; an antipollution campaign.

1920–25; anti- + pollution

antipollutionist, noun Unabridged
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antipollution (ˌæntɪpəˈluːʃən)
1.  (of measures, policies, etc) designed to combat pollution and its causes
2.  opposed to pollution and its causes: antipollution banners

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Example sentences
Much interest exists in using platinum as a catalyst in fuel cells and in antipollution devices for automobiles.
The country was concerned about pollution and promoted environmentally friendly and antipollution policies.
What few antipollution measures existed were directed at end-of-pipe treatments.
Antipollution regulations are increasingly making such burning unlawful.
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