Date of Release:
Mar 7 2016
The Ministry of Environment removed 25 industries from the highly polluting list as it released a new classification of industries during the International Conference on ‘Rule of Law For Supporting the 2030 Development Agenda/Sustainable Development Goals’ in New Delhi. “The exercise of re-categorization was being carried out for last one year. This is a landmark decision to give a fair picture of the industries,” said Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar.