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CPCB invites comments on the Draft Guidelines issued under the Construction and Demolition Waste Management Rules, 2016

March 20, 2017 EHS 0

The Central Pollution Control Board (“CPCB”) has recently issued the draft Guidelines on Environmental Management of C&D Waste Management in India (2017) (“Draft Guidelines”), to...

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CPCB modifies the mechanism for granting consent to the categories of industries/projects

February 20, 2017 EHS 0

The Central Pollution Control Board (“CPCB”), has issued a circular dated 2nd February, 2017, thereby revising the grant of consents of various categories of industries...

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CPCB issues Draft Guidelines for Pre-processing and Co-processing of Hazardous and Other Wastes in Cement Plants as per Hazardous Waste Rules, 2016

February 20, 2017 EHS 0

The Central Pollution Control Board (“CPCB”) has issued Draft Guidelines for Pre-processing and Co-processing of Hazardous and Other Wastes in Cement Plants(“proposed guidelines”), vide a...

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Draft Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016 introduced in Rajya Sabha

February 13, 2017 EHS 0

The Government of India has introduced the Draft Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016 (“Bill”) in the Rajya Sabha on 3rd February, 2017...

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Delhi Environment Department directs to stop the usage of Electricity Generator set run on diesel/ petrol/ kerosene till 28th February 2017

February 7, 2017 EHS 0

In exercise of the powers conferred under Section 31 (A) of Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act 1981 read with Rule 20A (6) of...

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CPCB issues Draft Guidelines for Pre-processing and Co-processing of Hazardous and Other Wastes in Cement Plants as per Hazardous Waste Rules, 2016

February 7, 2017 EHS, Operations 0

The Central Pollution Control Board (“CPCB”) has issued Draft Guidelines for Pre-processing and Co-processing of Hazardous and Other Wastes in Cement Plants(“proposed guidelines”), vide a...

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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change issues the E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016 w.e.f 1.10.2016

January 3, 2017 EHS 0

Superseding the earlier E- waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2011,  the New E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016 have been issued by the Ministry of Environment, Forest...

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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change issues the Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 w.e.f 18.03.2016

January 3, 2017 EHS 0

Superseding the earlier Plastic Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2011  the New Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 have been issued by the Ministry of Environment,...

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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change issues the Construction and Demolition Waste Management Rules, 2016 w.e.f 29.03.2016

January 3, 2017 EHS 0

Superseding the earlier Municipal Solid Wastes (Management and Handling) Rules, 2000  the Construction and Demolition Waste Management Rules, 2016 have been issued by the Ministry...

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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change issues the New Bio-Medical Waste Management Rules, 2016 w.e.f 28.03.2016

January 3, 2017 EHS 0

Superseding the earlier Bio-Medical Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 1998, the New Bio-Medical Waste Management Rules, 2016 have been issued by the Ministry of Environment,...

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