Env updates

MOEFCC has released Environment (Protection) Third & Fourth Amendment Rules, 2021 which define revised discharge standards of effluent from tannery industry applicable to all modes of disposal. As per the third amendment rules, revised standards are applicable with immediate effect. However, as per fourth amendment rules, revised discharge standards of effluent from tannery industry are…

Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has released Central Motor Vehicles (Twenty-second Amendment) Rules, 2021. As per legal updates, the amendments are: (1) Emissions to be measured over applicable limits for the Non-Road Steady Cycle (NRSC) and Non-Road Transient Cycle (NRTC) test cycles, and composite weighted emissions to be computed in accordance with specifications. (2)…