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Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016
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Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rules are notified to ensure safe handling, generation, collection, storage, packaging, transportation, use, treatment, processing, recycling, recovery, pre-processing, co-processing, utilization, offering for sale, transfer or disposal of the hazardous waste and other wastes . These Rules came into effect in the year 2016. The Rules lay down corresponding duties of various authorities such as MoEFCC, CPCB, State/UT Govts., SPCBs/PCCs, DGFT, Port Authority and Custom Authority while State Pollution Control Boards/ Pollution Control Committees have been designated with wider responsibilities touching across almost every aspect of Hazardous and other wastes generation, handing and their disposal.

Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Transboundary Movement) Rules are notified to ensure safe handling, generation, collection, storage, packaging, transportation, use, treatment, processing, recycling, recovery, pre-processing, co-processing, utilization, offering for sale, transfer or disposal of the hazardous waste and other wastes . These Rules came into effect in the year 2016. The Rules lay down corresponding duties of various  authorities such as MoEFCC, CPCB, State/UT Govts., SPCBs / PCCs, DGFT, Port Authority and Custom Authority while State Pollution Control Boards/ Pollution Control Committees have  been designated with wider responsibilities touching across almost every aspect of Hazardous and other wastes generation, handing and their disposal.