The Baltimore City Clean Air Ordinance is designed to raise pollution standards to bring about cleaner air in Baltimore city. The Clean Air Ordinance will do the following :
- Raise the emissions standards for the city for burners of solid waste or fuel with a capacity of 25 tons or more.
- Require continuous monitoring of 20 major pollutants to be posted real time on a publicly accessible website.
- Require qualifying facilities to install pollution controls to minimize damages.