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Comments invited on "Draft Protocol for Utilization of Spent Pot Line (SPL) by heating followed by lime treatment - a proprietary process for detoxification of SPL developed by JNARDDC for making Industrial Carbon Mineral Fuel (for use in Cement Kiln)" on mail-id 'hwmd.cpcb@nic.in' by 30.10.2015  
Draft Protocol of Trial Run for utilization of APDC Dust generated from Induction furnace to recover Metallic Zinc  
Protocol for Trial Run for utilization of Aluminium Dross for Manufacturing Aluminium Ingots  
Hazardous Waste  
Hazardous Waste Management Rules are notified to ensure safe handling , generation, processing, treatment, package, storgae, transportation, use reporcessing, collection, conversion, and offering for sale, destruction and disposal of Hasardous Waste. These Rules came into effect in the year 1989 and have been amemded later in the years 2000, 2003 and with final notification of the Hazardous Waste ( Management, Handling and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2008 in supersession of former notification. The Rules lay down corresponding duties of various authorities such as MoEF, CPCB, State/UT Govts., SPCBs/PCCs, DGFT, Port Authority and Custom Authority while State Pollution Control Boards/ Pollution Control Committees have been designated with wider responsibilites touching across almost every aspect of Hazardous wastes generation, handing and their disposal.


Hazardous Waste (Management, Handling & Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2008  
Utilization of Hazardous Waste (Rule 11)
  • Technical Expert Committee Recommendations
NCEF Project
Registration of Recyclers/Re-processors  
Draft Guidelines  
  • Guidelines for Management and Handling of Red Mud
  • Guidelines for Management of Handling of Pyrometallurgical slag
  • Guidelines for Management and Handling of Chromite Mine Tailings
  • Guidelines for Management and Handling of Copper Mine Tailings



































































Technical Guidelines
  • NHWIS website (link presently off line)



The above HWM status is based on the information provided by the SPCBs or PCCs . For any further clarification on the above, you may please contact I/c HWMD in CPCB or concerned SPCB/ PCC.