Consent Management - Consent for Establishment

Orange Category of Industries

S.No Industry Sector
1 Dismantling of rolling stocks ( wagons/ coaches)
2 Bakery and confectionery units with production capacity > 1 TPD. ( With ovens / furnaces)
3 Chanachur and ladoo from puffed and beaten rice( muri and shira) using husk fired oven
4 Coated electrode manufacturing
5 Compact disc computer floppy and cassette manufacturing / Reel manufacturing
6 Flakes from rejected PET bottle
7 Food and food processing including fruits and vegetable processing
8 Jute processing without dyeing
9 Manufacturing of silica gel
10 Manufacturing of tooth powder, toothpaste, talcum powder and othercosmetic items
11 Printing or etching of glass sheet using hydrofluoric acid
12 Silk screen printing, sari printing by wooden blocks
13 Synthetic detergents and soaps(excluding formulation)
  • This is the score for units having generation of waste-waters less than 100 KLD.
  • The units having waste- water generation more than 100 KLD will become mainly water polluting and accordingly normalized water pollution score will be 75 and be categorized as Red.
14 Thermometer manufacturing
15 Cotton spinning and weaving (medium and large scale)
16 Almirah, Grill Manufacturing (Dry Mechanical Process ) Air pollution due to spray painting (emissions of VOCs). Units without painting operations shall be categorized as White.
17 Aluminium & copper extraction from scrap using oil fired furnace (dry process only)
18 Automobile servicing, repairing and painting (excluding only fuel dispensing) Normal water & air polluting and recyclable waste oil generating. If the waste water generation is more than 100 KLD, it will become mainly water polluting and Red category unit.
19 Ayurvedic and homeopathic medicine
20 Brickfields ( excluding fly ash brick manufacturing using lime process)
21 Building and construction project more than 20,000 sq. m built up area
  1. In the pre-construction stage, it is mainly air polluting due to generation of dust (PM) emissions.
  2. After construction, it is mainly water polluting. If the discharge is more than 100 KLD, it will be having the normalized score of 75 and be categorized as Red.
22 Building and construction project more than 20,000 sq. m built up area
  • Mainly air polluting industry.
  • This score is for the units having coal consumption < than 12 MT/day.
  • For the units having coal consumption > 12 MT /day, the normalized air pollution score will be 62.5 and shall be categorized as Red.
23 Coal washeries
24 Dairy and dairy products ( small scale)
25 DG set of capacity > 1MVA but < 5MVA
26 Dry coal processing, mineral processing, industries involving ore sintering, pelletisating, grinding & pulverization
27 Fermentation industry including manufacture of yeast, beer, distillation of alcohol (Extra Neutral Alcohol)
  • Mainly water polluting industry. This is the normalized water pollution score for units having discharge < 100 KLD..
  • For the units having discharge > 100 KLD, the normalized water pollution score will be 75 and shall be accordingly categorized as Red.
28 Ferrous and Non- ferrous metal extraction involving different furnaces through melting, refining, re-processing, casting and alloy- making
  • Mainly air polluting.
  • This score is applicable to secondary production of ferrous & non-ferrous metals (excluding lead) up –to 1 MT/hour production.
  • For lead, the normalized air pollution score will be = (100*25)/40=62.5 and is categorized as Red.
  • For Induction Furnace clubbed with AOD furnace – separate calculation shall be made based on the capacity of the furnaces. In such industries, the molten metal from induction furnace is transferred to AOD furnace where other metals like manganese and nickel are added to get the metal of desired constituents. The lime and silicon are also added for reduction of the metal oxides to the base metal. the normalized air pollution score will be = (100*25)/40=62.5 and is categorized as Red.
29 Fertilizer (granulation / formulation / blending only)
30 Fish feed, poultry feed and cattle feed
31 Fish processing and packing (excluding chilling of fishes)
32 Forging of ferrous and non- ferrous metals ( using oil and gas fired furnaces)
33 Formulation/pelletization of camphor tablets, naphthalene balls from camphor/ naphthalene powders.
34 Glass ceramics, earthen potteries and tile manufacturing using oil and as fired kilns, coating on glasses using cerium fluorides and magnesium fluoride etc.
35 Gravure printing, digital printing on flex, vinyl
36 Heat treatment using oil fired furnace ( without cyaniding)
37 Hot mix plants
38 Hotels (< 3 star) or hotels having ≷ 20 rooms and less than 100 rooms.
39 Ice cream
40 Industries engaged in recycling / reprocessing/ recovery/reuse of Hazardous Waste under schedule iv of HW( M, H& TBM) rules, 2008 – Items namely – Paint and ink Sludge/residues
41 Industries engaged in recycling / reprocessing/recovery/reuse of Hazardous Waste under schedule iv of HW( M, H& TBM) rules, 2008 – Items namely – Brass Dross, Copper Dross,, Copper Oxide Mill Scale,, Copper Reverts, Cake & Residues,, Waste Copper and copper alloys in Dispersible form,, Slags from copper processing for further processing or refining, Insulated Copper Wire,, Scrap/copper with PVC sheathing including ISRI-code material namely “Druid”, Jelly filled Copper cables, Zinc Dross-Hot dip Galvanizers SLAB,, Zinc Dross-Bottom Dross,, Zinc ash/Skimming arising from galvanizing and die casting operations,, Zinc ash/Skimming/other zinc bearing wastes arising from smelting and refining,, Zinc ash and residues including zinc alloy residues in dispersible from ,,
42 Industry or processes involving foundry operations
  • This score is valid for the foundries having capacity < 5 MT/hr as such units require the coal/coke @ < 500 kg/hr.
  • The units having capacity of 5 MT/hr and more, the coal/coke consumption will be more than 500 kg/hr and the normalized score will be 62.5 and classified accordingly as Red.
43 Lime manufacturing (using lime kiln)
44 Liquid floor cleaner, black phenyl, liquid soap, glycerol mono-stearate manufacturing Both air and water pollution are generated
45 Manufacturing of glass
  • Mainly air polluting (melting at 1500ºC and refining .)
  • In case of lead glass , the score of A1 will be 25 and accordingly the normalized scores will be 62.5 i.e. Red
46 Manufacturing of iodized salt from crude/ raw salt
47 Manufacturing of mirror from sheet glass
48 Manufacturing of mosquito repellent coil
49 Manufacturing of Starch/Sago
50 Mechanized laundry using oil fired boiler
51 Modular wooden furniture from particle board, MDF< swan timber etc, Ceiling tiles/ partition board from saw dust, wood chips etc., and other agricultural waste using synthetic adhesive resin, wooden box making (With boiler)
1. Mainly air polluting. Boiler as well as VOCs from use of adhesives.
2. Without boiler, it will be a Green category industry.
52 New highway construction project
53 Non-alcoholic beverages(soft drink) & bottling of alcohol/non alcoholic products
  • Both air and water polluting. Score is normalized with air & water pollution. This score is valid for industries having waste-water generation < 100 KLD.
  • For the units having waste-water generation > 100 KLD the , normalized score would be 62.5 and categorized as Red.
54 Paint blending and mixing (Ball mill)
55 Paints and varnishes (mixing and blending)
56 Ply-board manufacturing( including Veneer and laminate) with oil fired boiler/ thermic fluid heater(without resin plant)
57 Potable alcohol ( IMFL) by blending, bottling of alcohol products
58 Printing ink manufacturing
59 Printing press
60 Reprocessing of waste plastic including PVC
61 Rolling mill (oil or coal fired) and cold rolling mill
62 Spray painting, paint baking, paint shipping
63 Steel and steel products using various furnaces like blast furnace /open hearth furnace/induction furnace/arc furnace/submerged arc furnace /basic oxygen furnace /hot rolling reheated furnace
64 Stone crushers
65 Surgical and medical products including prophylactics and latex
66 Tephlon based products
67 Thermocol manufacturing ( with boiler)
68 Tobacco products including cigarettes and tobacco/opium processes
69 Transformer repairing/ manufacturing ( dry process only)
70 Tyres and tubes vulcanization/ hot retreating
71 Vegetable oil manufacturing including solvent extraction and refinery / hydrogenated oils
  • All sorts of pollution are generated.
  • This score is valid for plants having waste-water generation < 100 KLD.
  • If the waste-water generation is more than 100 KLD, the unit shall be classified as Red.
72 Wire drawing and wire netting
73 Dry cell battery ( excluding manufacturing of electrodes) and assembling & charging of acid lead battery on micro scale
74 Pharmaceutical formulation and for R & D purpose ( For sustained release/ extended release of drugs only and not for commercial purpose)
  • All sorts of pollution are generated.
  • R&D activities are to be shifted to Red category.
76 Synthetic resins
77 Synthetic rubber excluding molding
78 Cashew nut processing
79 Coffee seed processing
80 Parboiled Rice Mills
  • Rice Mills are generating both air and water pollution. Waste-waters are having high strength in respect of BOD.
  • This is the normalized air & water pollution score for units having waste-water generation < 100 KLD and fuel consumption less than 12 MTD.
  • For units having waste-water generation > 100 KLD or fuel consumption > 12 MTD or both, the unit shall be classified as Red.
81 Foam manufacturing
82 Industries engaged in recycling / reprocessing/ recovery/reuse of Hazardous Waste under schedule iv of HW( M, H& TBM) rules, 2008 – Items namely – Used Oil – As per specifications prescribed from time to time.
82 Industries engaged in recycling / reprocessing/ recovery/reuse of Hazardous Waste under schedule iv of HW( M, H& TBM) rules, 2008 – Items namely – Waste Oil – As per specifications prescribed from time to time.
83 Producer gas plant using conventional up drift coal gasification ( linked to rolling mills glass and ceramic industry refectories for dedicated fuel supply)