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Publications

Office Memorandum-[2019]

  1. Prohibition of import of solid plastic waste as per Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Amendment Rules, 2019 /(222kb)

Notifications

  1. G.S.R. 320 (E) [18-03-2016] : Plastic Waste Management Rules 2016 [English] and [Hindi]/
  2. G.S.R. 285 (E) [27-03-2018] : Plastic Waste Management (Amendment) Rules 2018 [English] / and [Hindi]/
  3. G.S.R. 343 (E) [28-03-2016] : Bio-Medical Waste Management Rules 2016 [English]/ and [Hindi]
  4. S.O. 1357 (E) [08-04-2016] : Solid Waste Management Rules 2016 [English]/ and [Hindi]/
  5. G.S.R. 317 (E) [29-03-2016] : Construction and Demolition Waste Management Rules 2016 [English]/ (287KB) and [Hindi]/(524KB)
  6. G.S.R. 338 (E) [23-03-2016] : E-Waste (Management) Rules 2016./(406KB)
  7. G.S.R. 261 (E) [22.03.2018] : E-Waste (Management) Amendment Rules, 2018./(2.00MB)
  8. G.S.R. 395 (E) [04-04-2016] : Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016./
  9. G.S.R. 670 (E) [06-07-2016] : Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Amendment Rules, 2016./
  10. G.S.R. 170 (E) [28-02-2017] : Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Amendment Rules, 2017./
  11. G.S.R.544(E)[11th June 2018] : Hazardous and other Wastes (Managemetn & Trans-boundary Movement) Amendment Rules, 2018./
  12. S.O. 432 (E) [16-05-2001] : Batteries (Management & Handling) Rules 2001. [English] / and [Hindi]
  13. S.O. 1002 (E) [04-05-2010] : Batteries (Management & Handling) Amedments Rules 2010. [English] / and [Hindi]/
  14. G.S.R.234 (E) [16-03-2018] : Bio-Medical Waste Management (Amedments) Rules 2018  [English] and [Hindi]/(494KB)
  15. G.S.R.178(E) [01-03-2019] : Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Amendment Rules, 2019/(310KB)
  16. HW Rules 2019 amendment OM/(1.00MB)
  17. G.S.R.129 (E) [19-02-2019] : Bio-medical Waste Managment (Amendment) Rules 2019/(328KB)

Fly Ash Notifications

  1. G.S.R. 763 (E) [14-09-1999] : Fly ash in construction activities, Responsibilities of Thermal Power Plants and Specifications for use of ash-based products/responsibility of other agencies, Notification, 1999. [English] / and [Hindi]/
  2. G.S.R. 979 (E) [27-08-2003] : Fly ash in construction activities, Responsibilities of Thermal Power Plants and Specifications for use of ash-based products/responsibility of other agencies, Notification, 2003. [English] /
  3. G.S.R. 2804 (E) [03-11-2009] : Fly ash in construction activities, Responsibilities of Thermal Power Plants and Specifications for use of ash-based products/responsibility of other agencies, Notification, 2009. [English]/ and [Hindi]/
  4. G.S.R. 254 (E) [25-01-2016] : Fly ash in construction activities, Responsibilities of Thermal Power Plants and Specifications for use of ash-based products/responsibility of other agencies, Notification, 2016. [English]/ and [Hindi]/

National Consultation Programme on Draft Waste Management Regulation 2015. /(225KB)

Training Document and SOPs: GEF-UNIDO-MoEFCC Project on Bio-Medical Waste Mangement

  1. SOP calendar/(6.00MB)
  2. Trainer guide Final/
  3. Admin Manual Final/
  4. doctorss manual/
  5. Waste handlers manual_FLIP CHART /(6.00MB)

Red Book: Central Crisis Group Alert System (As on 30th November, 2018)
Read/ Download the Red Book /(1.00MB)
Reports

  1. Report of the Committee to Evolve Road Map on Management of Waste in India. [Report] PDF (374.71 KB) and [Annexure] PDF (5.82 MB)
  2. Office Memorandum on US Ship “Platinum -II”, Dated November 9th, 2009. PDF (339.06 KB)
  3. Report of the Central Technical Team on the Ship “Platinum-II” -. [Report]PDF (90.41 KB) & [Annexures] PDF (7.86 MB)
  4. Committee to examine dispute/clarification/ import-export applications relating to Hazardous Waste Management. PDF (24.41 KB)
  5. Constitution of a Committee of Technical Experts with respect to the directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India dated 17.2.2006 in the matter of W.P. (C) No.657 of 1995 on Management of Hazardous Wastes. PDF (17.38 KB)
  6. Report of the Committee Constituted by Hon’ble National Green Tribunal Green Tribunal, Principal Bench, New Delhi in the Case No. 667/2014 arising out of O.A. No. 102/2014, M/s Sandplast India Pvt. Ltd., Vs MoEF and Others PDF (13.47 MB)
  7. National Hazardous Waste Management Strategy PDF (2.43 MB)
  8. National Implementation Plan Report under Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants. PDF(4.00MB)
  9. Report of Joint Inspection Team regarding Hotels in NDMC Area with respect to Hon’ble National Green Tribunal orders dated 16th, 17th & 24th August, 2017 in the matter of Almitra H. Patel & Anr. Vs UOI and Others and various connected matters. PDF(13.00MB)
  10. Report of Joint Inspection Team regarding Hotels in NDMC Area with respect to Hon’ble National Green Tribunal orders dated 16th, 17th & 24th August, 2017 in the matter of Almitra H. Patel & Anr. Vs UOI and Others and various connected matters. PDF(8.00MB)
  11. Manual on Emergency Preparedness for Chemical Hazards (1992) PDF
  12. Hanbook on Safety Audit and Safety Report (1996))PDF(13.00MB)

Guidelines

  1. Guidelines for Environmentally Sound Management of E-Waste PDF (682.12 KB)
  2. Guidelines for implementation of RoHs provision -Rule 13 of e-waste (Management & Handling) Rules, 2011 PDF(382.15 KB)
  3. Guidelines for preprartion of Off-site Emergency Plan PDF(382.15 KB)
  4. Guidelines for submission of proposals by the stakeholders under the Scheme “Creation of Management Structure for Hazardous Substances” PDF(362KB)

Proforma

Notices related to Court Orders

Rules
Regulation of Poly-chlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) 2016
Regulation on Lead contents in Household and Decorative Paints Rules, 2016PDF
Procedure for Measurement of Lead contents in Household and Decorative Paints

Information on the Manufacture Storage and Import of Hazardous Chemical Rules, 1989 and the Chemical Accidents (Emergency Planning, prepardeness and response) Rules, 1996:
Presentation on Chemical Accidents Rules. PDF
Presentation on Minamata Convention on Mercury. PDF
Presentation on Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade PDF.
Presentation on Stockholm Convernion on Persistent Organic Pollutants. PDF
Presentation on Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM).PDF
Presentation on Projects being dealt in HSM Division. PDF
Public Liability Insurance Act
Acts

  1. The Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991, No. 6 of 1991 dated 23.01.1991. PDF
  2. The Public Liability Insurance (Amendment) Act, 1992 No. 11 of 1992, dated 31.03.1992. PDF

Rules

  1. S.O.330(E), [15/05/1991] – The Public Liability Insurance Rules, 1991. PDF
  2. S.O.330(E), [15/05/1991] – The Public Liability Insurance Rules, 1991. PDF
  3. S.O.87(E), [06/02/1992] – The Public Liability Insurance Amendment Rules, 1992. PDF
  4. G.S.R. 391(E), [23/04/1993] – The Public Liability Insurance Amendment Rules, 1993.. PDF

Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008

  1. G.S.R. 768(E), [04/11/2008] – Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008 under Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991. PDF
  2. G.S.R 497 (E) [10/07/2014] : Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008 – Extension of term of Fund Manager. PDF
  3. S.O. 287 (E) [30/01/2015] : Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008 – Extension of term of Fund Manager. PDF
  4. S.O. 1878 (E) [13/07/2015] : Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008 – Extension of term of Fund Manager. PDF
  5. S.O. 256 (E) [27/01/2016] : Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008 – extension of term of Fund Manager. PDF
  6. G.S.R. 605 (E), [16/06/2016] – Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008 Amendment under Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991 (amended 2016). PDF
  7. S.O. 606 (E) [16/06/2016] : Environment Relief Fund Scheme, 2008 – Re-Appointment of Fund Manager. PDF

Notifications

  1. G.S.R.253, [27/03/1991] – Date on which the Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991 came into force. PDF
  2. S.O.779(E), [15/11/1991] – Delegation of powers to the State Governments Under Section 12 of PLI Act, 1991. PDF
  3. S.O.780(E), [15/11/1991] – Delegation of powers to the State Governments Under Section 9, 10 and 11 of the PLI Act, 1991. PDF
  4. S.O.227(E), [24/3/1992] – List of Chemicals & threshold quantity notified under section of 2 of Public Liability Act, 1991 PDF.
  5. S.O.282, [19/3/1993] – List of Officers delegated powers of section 13 & 18 of PLI Act, 1991. PDF