Posts In: Mining

Central Government specifies conditions under which women working in Mines can be employed during Night Shifts as well, gains effect 29th January, 2019

January 31, 2019 Mining, OPS, states 0

As per Section 46 of the Mines Act, 1952, no woman can be employed in any part of a mine which is below ground or above...

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PESO launches live server for effective tracking of every explosive right from the manufacturer to the user end, throughout the supply chain

January 10, 2019 Manufacturing, Mining, OPS, states 0

In a recent newsflash in the Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organization (“PESO”), Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion website, it has been stated that the System...

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National Board for Wildlife approval is a must for carrying out mining activities within 10 km radius of National Parks, Uttarakhand HC

August 1, 2018 Mining, OPS, Uttarakhand 0

The Uttarakhand High Court (“HC”) has directed the Uttarakhand State Government to ensure that no mining activity is undertaken within a radius of 10 km...

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MOEF issues notification on providing measures relating to sale and use of pet coke in the NCR States

February 1, 2018 EHS, Manufacturing, Mining, states 0

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (“MOEF”) has issued a notification providing measures relating to sale and use of pet coke in the...

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Rajasthan State Pollution Control Board permits lime kiln industries in Rajasthan to use pet coke as fuel

January 25, 2018 EHS, Manufacturing, Mining, Rajasthan 0

Pursuant to the Notification [No. GSR 45(E)], dated 19th January, 2018 (“Notification”) of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change regarding sale and use of pet coke...

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Assam Pollution Control Board clarifies the other mandatory requirements for which Green Category industries may be inspected

January 19, 2018 Assam, EHS, Manufacturing, Mining 0

Pursuant to the update in the trail mail exempting Green Category industries from inspection, except in cases of public complaints, legal cases and other mandatory requirements,...

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