The Environment ministry released the new Bio-medical Waste Management Rules, 2016 which will bring in a wider and more comprehensive regime for bio waste management. The new bio-medical waste management rules will change the way country used to manage this waste earlier.

The Environment ministry today released the new Bio-medical Waste Management Rules, 2016 which will bring in a wider and more comprehensive regime for bio waste management.

So far, around 300 medical establishments have been identified and notices are in the process of being sent, said Dilip Khedkar, regional officer, MPCB.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata) in the matter of Subrato Mookherjee Vs West Bengal Pollution Control Board & Others dated 17/02/2016 regarding bio-medical waste management and implementation of Bio-Medical Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 1998.

As dumping and burning of around 200 kg of bio-medical waste has led to environmental pollution at Kadamba Plateau, Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) has directed the Health Department to c

The Goa state pollution control board (GSPCB) has directed Old Goa police station to investigate and identify the persons involved in dumping and burning of bio-medical waste in an open space at Ka

Meerut: The state Pollution Control Board has sent notice to as many as 17 nursing homes for not following the biomedical waste disposal norms.

Kolhapur: The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) on Monday issued a public notice appealing to all clinic operators in the city to register with the biomedical waste treatment facility befo

National Green Tribunal (NGT) has issued notice to the director of medical and health education for ensuring the compliance of bio-medical waste (BMW) rules in each of the medial colleges under it

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Mahesh Dubey Vs. Chhattisgarh Environment Conservation Board & Ors dated 03/02/2016 regarding hospital waste disposal in Chhattisgarh.

The Chairman of the Chhattisgarh Environment Conservation Board as well as Commissioner of the Health Department submit that they would ensure that complete information about the queries raised by the Tribunal in its Order and in the proceedings including disposal of liquid waste by the hospitals will be placed before the Tribunal within two weeks from today.

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