CPCB pulls up 52 firms over handling of waste

Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has criticised 52 firms for flouting Extended Producers Responsibility (EPR) under the Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 (amended in 2018). Under EPR, responsibility of collection of used plastics and multilayered plastics is entrusted upon producers, importers and brand owners. The companies are mandated to provide a timeline or a plan… Continue reading CPCB pulls up 52 firms over handling of waste