Non-bedded HCEs in Maharashtra to apply online for Bio-Medical Waste Authorization – Maharashtra State Pollution Control Board
In a Notification bearing No. MPCB/PSO/BMW/B:5271 dated November 13, 2017, the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (“MPCB”) has announced the protocol to be followed for submission of online Bio Medical Waste (BMW) authorization for Non-Bedded Health Care Establishments.(“HCE”)
In light of the National Policy of Ease of Doing Business, MPCB has introduced an online system for granting bio-medical wastes authorization to Non-Bedded HCEs. The online authorization, once granted, will be valid for a period of 3 years.
All non-bedded HCEs in the state of Maharashtra, irrespective of their category, quantity of waste generated and discipline of treatment are mandatorily required to apply online through the MPCB Portal by paying the requisite fee to obtain auto-generated BMW authorization.