Meaning of AMBIENT CHARGE in English

AMBIENT CHARGE

A form of tax on non uniformly mixed pollutants. It is calculated to be the same in terms of the emission's impact on ambient environmental quality at some receptor site. As a result, an ambient charge to a firm closer to the receptor site will normally be higher per litre than that charged to firms further away.

Environmental economics English glossary.      Английский глоссарий экономики окружающей среды.