Posts In: EHS

Delhi Pollution Control Committee abolishes Water Cess effective 1st July, 2017

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (“DPCC”), in a recent Order dated 3rd July, 2018, has reiterated that by virtue of the Taxation Law (Amendment) Act,...

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Delhi Pollution Control Committee announces list of ‘Approved Fuels’, brings in cleaner fuels like BS-VI petrol and diesel, CNG, LPG, aviation turbine fuel and Biogas

In a recent Notification dated 29th June, 2018, the  Delhi Pollution Control Committee (“DPCC”) has indicated  the list of “Approved Fuels” applicable to the whole...

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Unique Transaction Reference numbers to be verified before accepting fees for consent/authorization/registration through RTGS/NEFT, says DPCC

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (“DPCC”) has, through an Office Memorandum dated 11th June, 2018, clarified that the details of the payment of fees for consent/authorization/registration/monitoring...

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Himachal Pradesh Government announces ban on ‘Thermocols Cutlery’ from 4.10.2018, fixes compounding sum for breach

Initiating active steps towards improving plastic waste management system in the State, the Governor of Himachal Pradesh has recently banned “Thermocols Cutlery” i.e. cups, plates,...

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Delhi Govt. invites views for finalizing its Advisory addressing excessive charges/refusal/delay in providing medical treatment to victims of crimes / road accidents etc. by private hospitals

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of NCT of Delhi, has been receiving a numbers of complaints / allegations against excessive charges and the...

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UP CM asks Urban Local Bodies to ban use of polythene bags of over 50 microns from 15th July, 2018

July 5, 2018 EHS, Industries, Uttar Pradesh 0

The Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Yogi Adityanath in a recent conference with a view to take Uttar Pradesh cities among the top 100...

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Tamil Nadu gears up to be Plastic Free, announces ban on one time use and throwaway plastics effective from 1st January, 2019

July 5, 2018 EHS, Industries, Tamil Nadu 0

After the Government of Maharashtra, now the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu has recently announced a ban on the manufacture, storage, supply, sale and use of...

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Ministry of Health and Welfare prescribes minimum standards of facilities and services for Medical Diagnostic Laboratories or Pathological Laboratories

July 4, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

In a pathbreaking move to prescribe minimum standards for Medical Diagnostic Laboratories (or Pathological Laboratories), the Ministry of Health and Welfare has notified the Clinical Establishments (Central...

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More on the Maharashtra Plastic Ban

July 4, 2018 EHS, Industries, Maharashtra 0

The Maharashtra Plastic Ban recently came into effect on June 23, 2018 by virtue of a notification (“Principal Notification”) by the Maharashtra State Environment Department...

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Central Pollution Control Board launches new online registration portal for producers and brand owners

July 4, 2018 EHS, Industries, states 0

The Central Pollution Control Board, in its “E- Governance” segment has  published a new portal through which Producers or Brand Owners defined in the Plastic...

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