Hazardous Waste Authorization Procedure

The ever-rising generation of hazardous waste has become a pressing issue for India. Unlike general waste, hazardous waste is more deteriorating in nature and could lead to severe environmental and health damage. To cater to this widespread concern, GOI, in association with various agencies, including the pollution board, came up with the Hazardous Wastes (Management, Handling, and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2008.