Posts In: EHS

Delhi Pollution Control Committee bans all civil engineering construction and demolition activities with immediate effect

November 17, 2017 EHS 0

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (“DPCC”) through a direction dated 09th November, 2017 has directed a ban on all civil engineering construction and demolition activities in...

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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change issues draft E- Waste (Management) Amendment Rules, 2017

November 16, 2017 EHS 0

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (“Ministry”), has issued the draft E- Waste (Management) Amendment Rules, 2017 (‘amendment rule’), vide notification dated 30th...

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Maharashtra Pollution Control Board introduces randomized risk based inspection and sampling through CIS software based tool

November 3, 2017 EHS 0

The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (“Board”) has introduced a Randomized Risk Based Inspection and Sampling through CIS (software based tool) for the selection of industries...

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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change invites comments to the proposed amendment on the Environment Protection Rules, 1986

October 30, 2017 EHS 0

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate change has issued draft notification for a proposed amendment to the Environment (Protection) Rules, 1986 (“Rules”) for the...

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Tamil Nadu PCB requests industries to take necessary steps to control the spread of dengue

October 26, 2017 EHS 0

In light of the steps taken by the Tamil Nadu Government to contain the spread of dengue in the state, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control...

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Delhi Pollution Control Committee bans use of Electricity Generator sets of all capacities in NCT of Delhi

October 23, 2017 EHS 0

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (“Committee”) by a Direction (F. No. DPCC/RDPC/DG Set Directions/2017/5118-5135) dated 18th October 2017 has banned the operation of Electricity Generator Sets run...

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Chhattisgarh Government imposes ban on short-life PVC and Chlorinated plastics

October 10, 2017 EHS 0

The Department of Housing and Environment, Government of Chhattisgarh (“Department”) has issued a notification dated 27th September, 2017 extending the ban on manufacturing, storing, importing, selling, transporting and use...

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Goa PCB issues instructions with respect to inspections for all categories of industries

October 5, 2017 EHS 0

The Goa State Pollution Control Board (‘‘PCB’’), in a circular dated 26th September 2017, has provided directions to the Board for its expedited functioning and redressal...

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CPCB issues guidelines for implementation of continuous emission monitoring systems for highly polluting industries

September 12, 2017 EHS 0

The Central Pollution Control Board (“CPCB”) has issued guidelines to implement Continuous Emission Monitoring Systems (“CEMS”). CPCB finds it necessary to regulate compliance by industries with...

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Kerala PCB instructs e-good producers to submit an action plan for channelising and routing of e-waste

September 11, 2017 EHS 0

In a notice dated 26th July, 2017, the Kerala State Pollution Control Board (“Board”) has directed all major producers of electronic equipment, operating in the...

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