Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding pollution caused by the restaurant M/S Casa Toscana, Kolkata, 05/05/2016

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata) in the matter of M/S Casa Toscana & Others Vs State of West Bengal & Others dated 05/05/2016 regarding air and noise pollution caused by the restaurant namely M/s Casa Toscana, located at  14 Sarat Chatterjee Avenue, Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) Ward. No. 87, P.S. Tollygunge, Kolkata ­700 029. NGT observed that there are mainly two issues that fall calls for Court's consideration. Firstly, prescription of 30 as BOD standard in respect of the waste water disposed of from the applicant’s unit and the other is regarding increase in stack height. Applicant has submitted that on both the issues, the applicant is compliant.

NGT directs the Central Pollution Control Board to inspect the unit when it is in operation and submit a report on the efficiency of waste water treatment and the waste water quality discharged into municipal drain in terms of oil & grease and BOD.