Posts In: EHS

Himachal Pradesh PCB proposes to extend validity period for consent for Red, Orange and Green category Industries

February 13, 2019 EHS, Himachal Pradesh, Industries 0

The Himachal Pradesh State Pollution Control Board (“HPSPCB”) has proposed extension of validity period for consent for Red, Orange and Green categories in line with...

Continue Reading

Punjab Pollution Control Board regulates documentation for obtaining one time authorization by traders under Hazardous and Other Waste (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rule, 2016

February 13, 2019 EHS, Industries, Punjab 0

The Punjab Pollution Control Board (“Board”), for the effective implementation of the Hazardous and Other Waste (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016 (“Rules”), has in...

Continue Reading

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...

Continue Reading

Health Ministry reviews the preparedness on Seasonal Influenza (H1N1); dated 06-02-19

February 11, 2019 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

The Health Ministry reviews the preparedness on Seasonal Influenza (H1N1). Seasonal influenza is a respiratory viral infection with seasonal occurrences every year. In 2019 (till date 03.02.2019),...

Continue Reading

Himachal Pradesh Government rolls out Advisory indicating preventive measures to be taken against Swine Flu / Seasonal Influenza (H1N1) by health care providers

February 11, 2019 EHS, Healthcare, Himachal Pradesh 0

The Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Himachal Pradesh brings out an Advisory dated 5th February, 2019 listing out the necessary surveillance and preventive measures...

Continue Reading

Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board identifies new Green and White categories of industries which do not fall under any of the existing categorization of industries

January 15, 2019 EHS, Industries, Uttar Pradesh 0

In compliance of directions issued by the Central Pollution Control Board (“CPCB”), the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (“UPPCB”) has, in a Circular dated 9th January...

Continue Reading

National Centre for Disease Control releases Sample Collection and Transport Guidelines for laboratory diagnosis of Nipah Virus Infection

December 29, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The National Centre for Disease Control (“NCDC”) has, through an undated document released “Sample Collection and Transport Guidelines for laboratory diagnosis of Nipah Virus Infection”...

Continue Reading

Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change modifies the general conditions for Common Effluent Treatment Plants for projects / activities; effective 19.12.2018

December 29, 2018 EHS, Industries, states 0

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (“Ministry”) has, by way of a notification numbered S.O. 6250 (E) amended the Schedule of the Environmental...

Continue Reading

MoEF proposes to set parameters regarding Effluent Standards for Automobile Standalone Service Station or Service Stations attached to a Petrol Pump including Bus Depots or Workshop

December 21, 2018 Automotive, EHS, states 0

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has recently proposed amendments in the Environment (Protection) Rules,1986 by adding the industry of Automobile Standalone Service Station...

Continue Reading

West Bengal Pollution Control Board to conduct surprise inspections under Air and Water Pollution Acts, effective immediately

December 19, 2018 EHS, Industries, West Bengal 0

In line with the Business Reforms Action Plan, 2019 under the “Ease of Doing Business” initiatives of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion under...

Continue Reading