HAZARDOUS WASTE AUTHORISATION


The Government of India published Hazardous Waste (Management and Handling) Rules in the year 1989 and amended it in January 2000. According to the amended version of the said Rule, any Industrial activity defined by the following criteria shall have to obtain authorisation from the Board.

  1. Industrial activities involving process(es) generating Hazardous Waste as per schedule 1 of the said amended Rule
  2. Activities generating waste substances with concentration limits as per schedule 2 of the said amended Rule
  3. Activities importing and/or exporting wastes as per schedule 3 of the said amended Rule

Prescribed form for application for authorisation for collection / reception / treatment / transport / storage / disposal of hazardous waste is available at the Hazardous Waste Management cell of the Board at its Head Office or may be downloaded clicking here


Hazardous Waste Inventory for West Bengal for the Year 2013-14

 

Hazardous Waste Inventory for West Bengal for the Year 2011-12

 

List of Registered Hazardous Waste Reprocessing units in West Bengal

 

List of Registered E- Waste Reprocessing units in West Bengal

 

List of Registered E-waste Reprocessing Units in India