Joint Inspection Report of M/s DSM Sugar Mansurpur, district Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh in compliance to the NGT direction, August 18, 2021 in Original Application No. 16/2021 (Vinit Kumar Vs DSM Sugar Mills Ltd. & Others). The joint team comprising officials of the CPCB, UPPCB and the Additional District Magistrate visited the site, November 17, 2021.

This document captures human right and labour rights disclosure on 35 bellwether companies in India. The information was extracted from cKinetics’ ESG database, which parameterizes the BRR disclosure of corporates.

Additional reply to the application on behalf of the DSM Sugar Mills Ltd. in the matter of Vinit Kumar Vs DSM Sugar Mills Ltd. dated 30/11/2021.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Chandra Shekhar Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 21/09/2021.

Grievance in the application is against discharge of untreated effluent by Triveni Sugar Mill at Khatoli, district Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, resulting in contamination of groundwater in the area of about one and a half kilometers and upto depth of 50 meters. This has affected the health of the inhabitants and the inhabitants are not able to access potable water.

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Adil Ansari Vs M/s Dhampur Sugar Mills Ltd., Asmoli & Others dated 01/09/2021. The matter was related to damage to the environment by the units of Dhampur sugar mills and distillery in Bijnor, Sambhal and Bareilly.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Chanchal Devi Vs Central Pollution Control Board & Others dated 19/08/2021.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of In re: News item published in the “Indian Express” dated 23.11.2020 entitled “Maharashtra: Two Killed, eight injured in methane gas leak in sugar factory” dated 16/08/2021.

Interim report by Expert Committee in OA No. 274 of 2020 (News item published in The Indian express, November 23, 2020 titled Maharashtra: Two killed, eight injured in methane gas leak in sugar factory. The Expert Committee report was in compliance with the National Green Tribunal order, December 18, 2020.

Report filed by the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board in compliance to the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order, January 7, 2021 in O.A. No. 301/2020 titled Satyapal Singh Vs State of Uttar Pradesh.

The NGT had directed the state PCB to look into the alleged violation of environmental norms by Sir Shadilal Enterprises, Shamli, Uttar Pradesh. It was alleged that the mill was discharging untreated effluents in the drain and fly ash was not being scientifically managed.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Sanjay Bhimashankar Thobde Vs The Chairman & Directors, Shree Siddheshwar Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana Ltd. & Others regarding the 90 meter chimney set up by Shree Siddheshwar Sahakari Karkhana Ltd. at Solapur in the process of operating its sugar mill.

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