The list of recyclers for used oil and waste oil updated in Jun 2023 has been published by GPCB.
As per Environment Protection Rules, hazardous wastes shall be disposed off as per consent obtained from the State Pollution Control Board. It is highly recommended to dispose off the waste through the recycling method, but it is equally important to ensure that the recycling agency must be registered and approved by the regulatory authority. The list of such waste recyclers is updated and published frequently in order to ensure compliance.
At the time of disposing of the hazardous waste, it is important to verify the documents of the recycling agency. All such registered recycling agencies are not approved to collect, store, or process all kinds of waste. For example, e-waste recycling agency is not allowed for used-oil disposal.
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