Judgement of the National Green Tribunal regarding pollution caused by Khatema Fibres Limited, Udham Singh Nagar District, Uttarakhand, 04/05/2016

  • 04/05/2016

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Khatema Fibres Limited Vs Uttarakhand Environment Protection and Pollution Control Board & Others dated 04/05/2016 on the issue whether the applicant industry uses or does not use chemical in its pulping process and whether it generates any black liquor. Tribunal permits the industry to operate for a period of 6 months at the first instance and then to its optimum capacity and it would be subject to a surprise joint inspection and asks the industry to install Online System which would provide continuous data of the effluent parameter and other necessary information to the UKPCB/CPCB.