Extended Producer Responsibility is a legal policy for the safekeeping of the environment and reducing toxins and harmful pollutants to continue being spread into the natural habitats. Extended Producer Responsibility is directly under the control of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). This extended producer responsibility consists of guidelines provided by CPCB.

Extended Producer Responsibility guidelines, rules, and regulations particularly obliged different Brand-owners, Producers, Importers, Consumers, and Vendors by dividing the responsibilities of recycling or End of life disposal of Plastic Waste and Packaging Plastic Waste produced by them. Extended Producer Responsibility was introduced for safeguarding and for reducing plastic pollutants from continuing to spread in the natural surroundings and to decrease plastic pollution impact in natural surroundings.

Based on Rule 13(6) proposal from Trimurti has requested to endorse the Action Plan for Renewal of Form I under PWM Rules 2016. Down the line, the Government are been encouraged by myriads of proposals from Plastic producers, recycling industries. To read more https://kspcb.karnataka.gov.in/

If you are a Producer, Importer, and Brand owner in having Obligation for Extended Producers Responsibility fulfillment in Karnataka you may follow the below steps for Registration,

Step 1: Registration with Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) & Karnataka State Pollution Control board (KSPCB)

Step 2: Collection of Waste through an authorized waste management agency

Step 3: Collection & Aggregation of Relevant Documents

Step 4: Quarterly Report Submission to CPCB

Step 5: Submission of Annual Report on Extended Producers Responsibility Liability Fulfillment.

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