Posts In: Manufacturing

Ministry of Communications makes Equipment Type Approval (ETA) through self-declarations for Wireless products/ modules operating in license exempting bands online: effective 1st May, 2019

April 17, 2019 Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

The The Ministry of Communications (“Ministry”) through a memorandum dated April 12, 2019 has instructed all the prospective Applications for grant of Equipment Type Approval (ETA) through Self-...

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Trial version of Mobile App launched for the project System for Explosives Tracking and Tracing; all Explosives Dealers and Users may use the mobile app

April 17, 2019 Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

The Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organization (“PESO”), through a Circular dated 4th April, 2019, has announced the launch of a trial Mobile App for the System...

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Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade awards GI tag to Five Varieties of Indian Coffee

As reported by the Press Information Bureau on 29.03.2019 Geographical Indication (GI) granted to several varieties of coffee produced in India by Department for Promotion...

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Ministry of Road Transport and Highways specifies standards for braking systems (other than anti-lock braking systems) in various categories of vehicles

March 15, 2019 Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (“Ministry”) has issued amendments to the Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989 (“Principal Rules”). The amendments specify the standards...

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Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare declares maximum sale price of Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt.) cotton seed packets for the year 2019-20

Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare has recently on 8th March, 2019 declared the maximum sale price of Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt.) cotton seed packets under Cotton...

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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change proposes categorisation of fly ash based products; invites comments till 25th April 2019

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (“Ministry”)  had previously issued directions in a notification bearing the number S.O. 763(E) dated 14th September, 1999 (“Old Notification”) for...

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Tamil Nadu PCB issues directions to the multilayered plastics / products of specified entities

February 13, 2019 EHS, Manufacturing, Tamil Nadu 0

In an attempt to make Tamil Nadu free from plastic pollution, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (“TNPCB”) has called upon all the producers/ brand...

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FSSAI bans use of staple pins in tea bags

In a recent Order dated 25th January, 2019, the Food Safety Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has banned the use of staple pins in tea...

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Bihar Government introduces Bihar Wood Based Industries (Establishment and Regulation) Bill, 2018, to regulate industries that processes wood/ other plant produces

January 25, 2019 Bihar, Manufacturing, OPS 0

Department of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Bihar (“Department”, has recently introduced the Bihar Wood Based Industries (Establishment and Regulation) Bill, 2018 (“Bill”) to bring...

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Central Government bans manufacture for sale/sale/distribution of various fixed dose combinations of drugs; effective 11th January, 2019

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare had in 2007 directed cancellation of licenses related to 294 Fixed Dose Combinations (“FDCs”) which were licensed without approval of...

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