MPCB RED CATEGORY UNITS

Sr. No. Industry Type
1 Airports and commercial Air Strips
2 Aluminum smelter
3 Asbestos and asbestos based industries
4 Automobiles Manufacturing (integrated facilities)
5 Basic Chemicals and electro chemicals and its derivatives including manufacture of acids
6 Ceramics, Refractories
7 Cement
8 Chlor-Alkali
9 Chlorates, perchlorates and peroxides
10 Chlorine, fluorine, bromine, iodine, iodine and their compounds
11 Coal Washeries
12 Copper Smelter
13 Coke making, liquefaction, coal tar distillation or fuel gas making
14 Common treatment and disposal facilities (CETP, TSDF, E-Waste recycling, CBMWTF, Effluent conveyance project, incinerators, Solvent/Acid recovery plantplant, MSW sanitary landfill sites, STP)
15 Distillery including fermentation industry
16 Dyes and Dye-Intermediates
17 Dry Coal processing/ mineral processing, industries involving ore sintering, pelletisation, grinding, pulverisation
18 Emulsion of oil & water
19 Fermentation industry including manufacture of yeast, beer, distillation of alcohol (ENA)
20 Fertiliser (basic) (excluding formulation)
21 Ferrous and Non ferrous metal extraction involving different furnaces through melting, refining, reprocessing, casting and alloy making
22 Fibre glass production and processing (excluding moulding)
23 Fire Crackers manufacturing and bulk storage facilities
24 Flakes from rejected PET bottle
25 Flyash export, transport and disposal facilities
26 Health care establishment (as defined in BMW Rules)
27 Heavy engineering including ship building (With investment on Plant & Machineries more than Rs 10 Crs.
28 Hot mix plants
29 Hotels (3 Star & above) and Hotels having 100 rooms and above
30 Hydrocyanic acid and its derivative
31 Industrial carbon including electrodes and graphite blocks, activated carbon, carbon black
32 Industrial estates/ parks/ complexes/ ares/ export processing zone/ SEZs/ Biotech parks/ leather complex
33 Industrial inorganic gases namely:-
a) Chemical gases: Acetylene, hydrogen, chlorine, fluorine, ammonia, sulphur dioxide, ethylene, hydrogen sulphide, phosphine
b) Hydrocarbon gases: Methane, ethane, propane
34 Industries engaged in recycling /reprocessing/recovery /reuse of Hazardous Waste under schedule IV of Hazardous Waste (M, H&TBM) Rules, 2008 and its amendments
35 Industry or process involving foundry operations
36 Industry or process involving metal surface treatment or process such as pickling/ plating/electroplating/ paint stripping/ heat treatment/ phosphating or finishing and anodizing/ enamelling/ galvanising
37 Iron and Steel (involving processing from ore /integrated steel plants and/or Sponge iron units)
38 Isolated storage of hazardous chemicals (as per schedule of Manufacture, Storage & Import of Hazardous Chemicals Rules, 1989 as amended)
39 Lead acid battery manufacturing(excluding assembling & charging of acid lead battery in micro scale[<Rs. 25 lakhs]
40 Lime manufacturing (Using Lime Kiln)
41 Manufacturing of Explosives, detonators, fuses including management and handling activities,
42 Manufacturing of Glass
43 Manufacturing of Glue and gelatin
44 Manufacturing of Lubricating oils, greases or petroleum based products
45 Manufacturing of Paints, Varnishes, pigments and intermediate (excluding blending/ mixing)
46 Manufacturing of Starch/Sago
47 Milk processing and dairy products (integrated project)
48 Mineral stack yards/ Railway sidings
49 Mining and ore benification
50 New Highway construction projects
51 Non alcoholic beverage (soft drink) & bottling of alcoholic/non-alcoholic products (capital investment on plant & machinery > Rs. 1 crore)
52 Nuclear Power Plants
53 Oil & Gas extraction including CBM (offshore & onshore extraction through drilling wells)
54 Oil and gas transportation pipeline
55 Oil Refinery ( Mineral Oil or Petro Refineries)
56 Organic chemicals manufacturing
57 Parboiled rice mills (more than 10 TPD)
58 Pesticides ( Technical) (excluding formulation )
59 Petrochemicals ( Manufacture of and not merely use as raw material)
60 Pharmaceuticals (excluding formulation)
61 Pulp and Paper (Paper manufacturing with or without pulping)�
62 Phosphate rock processing plant
63 Phosphorous and its compounds
64 Photographic films and its chemicals
65 Ports & Harbours, Jetties and Dredging Operations
66 Power Generation Plants [Except Wind, Solar and Mini Hydel Power plants of capacity <25 MW) and DG set of capacity > 5 MVA]
67 Processes involving chlorinated hydrocarbons
68 Railway Locomotive workshops / Integrated Road transport workshop/ Authorised service centres
69 Reprocessing of used oils and waste oils
70 Ship breaking activities
71 Slaughter houses (As per the notification S.O.270(E) dated 26.03.2001) and meat processing industries, bone mill, processing of animal horns, hoofs and other body parts
72 Steel and steel products using various furnaces like blast furnaces/ open hearth furnace/ induction furnace/ arc furnace/ submerged arc furnace /basic oxygen furnace /hot rolling using reheating furnace
73 Stone crushers
74 Sugar ( excluding Khandsari)
75 Surgical and medical products involving prophylactics and latex
76 Synthetic detergents and soaps (excluding formulation)
77 Synthetic fibres including rayon, tyre cord, polyester filament yarn
78 Synthetic resins
79 Synthetic rubber excluding molding
80 Tanneries
81 Thermal Power Plants
82 Tobacco products including cigarettes and tobacco/ opium processing
83 Vegetable oils including solvent extraction and refinery/ hydrogenated oils
84 Yarn/ textile processing involving any effluent/ emission- generating process ,bleaching, dyeing, printing and scouring
85 Zinc Smelter
Note: Any industry/industrial activity which is not covered in above list having coal fired boiler with steam generation capacity more than 5 T/hr will be covered under Red Category.

ASCC can screen your project activity for MPCB (Maharashtra Pollution Control Board) Norms so that you do not face difficulty with MPCB Consent Requirement. It is very critical and essential to avail services of reputed MIDC Industrial Consultants and engage them on your project.

ASCC can assist you with following:

  1. MPCB Consent to Establish
  2. MPCB Consent to Operate
  3. Hazardous Waste Management Membership
  4. Compliance & Audits
  5. Form 13 Record Keeping
  6. Annual Returns : Form V – Environmental Statement
  7. Annual Returns : Form 4 – Hazardous Waste Statement
  8. Water CESS Returns and Assessment

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