Public notice -All occupier of Health Care Facilities in Western Zone of Odisha for a new CBWTDF (dated-21.12.2022)-State Pollution Control Board, Odisha.View Pdf
Public notice -All occupier of Health Care Facilities in Western Zone of Odisha for a new CBWTDF (dated-21.12.2022)-State Pollution Control Board, Odisha.
- Under the Provisions of Biomedical Waste Management Rules, 2016 no occupier shall establish on-site treatment and disposal facility, if a service of common biomedical waste treatment facility is available at a distance of seventy five kilometre. All such healthcare facilities have been granted with authorisation based on captive facilities in absence of a CBWTDF. After establishment of a CBWTDF in the region, all such facilities/establishments are required to hand over the biomedical waste to CBWTDF instead of treating and disposing in onsite. Hence, all HCFS in Western Odisha are requested to avail the services of above mentioned CBWTDF for proper treatment of bio medical waste with in a period of 3 months i.e. 31.03.2023 in accordance with the provisions of Biomedical Waste Management Rules, 2016 and refer attachment for further details.