NOC from Odisha State Pollution Control Board
The Odisha State Prevention & Control of Pollution Board was established by Notification No. 1481-VII-HI-11/83 (Vol. II)-S.T.E., dt. 15.7.1983, in the erstwhile Department of Science, Technology & Environment, Government of Odisha, in accordance with sub-section (1) of section 4 of Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) (Amendment) Act, 1974. Under Section 5 of Air (P&CP) Act of 1981, the Board also serves as the State Board. Since July 18, 2002, the entire state of Odisha has been designated as an Air Pollution Control Area. The Board was renamed the Odisha State Pollution Control Board. Govt. Notification No. Env.-E (F)/8/89/1882 F&E, dated 16 July 1999.
What are the objectives of OSPCB?
Sustainable Development: - Sustainable development is a broad term that encompasses the need for economic progress while also taking into account environmental conservation and social equality. Controlling the prevention of natural resources is referred to as preventive.
Waste Management: Waste Management is an excellent way to safeguard the environment.
Consumer awareness: Consumer awareness can help reduce pollution by persuading the general people to use CFLs, paper bags, and public transportation instead of firecrackers, plastic bags, and other non-biodegradable products.
Compliance: In order to limit pollution in Gujrat, the OSPCB established specific criteria for companies and health care facilities.
What are the Functions of OSPCB?
Why OSPCB certification is important?
What are the Documents required to obtain NOC from OSPCB?
Who are entitle to obtain the OSPCB NOC?
So, the manufacturing units, Health care establishments, Traders, E-waste management entities, Solid waste management entities, Hazardous waste management entities, Battery waste management entities, Plastic waste management entities, Bio-medical waste management entities are eligible to apply for the NOC from Odisha.