Extended Producers Responsibility (EPR) in Assam

Extended Producer Responsibility is guidelines drafted by CPCB for various Producers, Brand-owners, and Importers. These guidelines are mainly focused on putting forward the reducing and reprocessing of different types of Post-consumer and Post-industrial types of Plastic Waste litter caused by different entities. Entities like Brand-owners, Producers, Importers, and Consumers are mainly obliged to this EPR policy.

Assam State Pollution Control Board is an autonomous board that was formed in 1975.  Protection and Preservation of the environment are the main focus. APCB has been conducting an awareness program on environmental activities. Investigating and doing thorough research in drafting and implementing different policies. Monitoring different trades where there is an increase in pollution and also collecting data on pollution and environmental problems. To read more https://www.pcbassam.org/

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

Step 1: Registration with Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) & Assam State Pollution Control Board

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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