History of the CHWTSDF Project
Subsequent to pursuance of the State Board, Udaipur Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UCCI), Udaipur identified a site near Village Gudli, Tehsil Mavli Distt. Udaipur. The area of the site was 8 Hectares. The State Pollution Control Board took initiative for development of CTSDF and carried EIA study of the referred site through M/s. National Productivity Council (NPC) in the year 1996.
The State Pollution Control Board forwarded EIA report with recommendations to the State Govt. The State Govt, satisfied with recommendations of the State Board, set apart the site vide Gazette Notification No. SO 290 dated 1/12/97.
The UCCI subsequently constituted a Trust in 2002 named as Udaipur Industrial Waste Management and Research Centre under the Chairmanship of district Collector, Udaipur for development of disposal facility on set apart land. On request of the UCCI, the detailed feasibility for the development of Hazardous Waste Disposal Project was conducted by M/s. SENES Consultants Ltd. and M/s. HMJ Associates, Canada during the year 2002-2003. Besides, M/s SENES Consultant Ltd also conducted detailed EIA of the site, for development of disposal facility. As per the provisions of section 8 (4) of HWMR, 1989, a public hearing was conducted on dated 7.5.2005 for general agreement of the site by public at large for development of disposal facility. The State Pollution Control Board forwarded the proceedings of the public hearing and EIA report to the State Govt. for approval of the site as required under section 8(5) of the rule. The State Government after examining the recommendations of the State Pollution Control Board, EIA report and record of the public hearing granted approval of the site under sections 8(6) of the rules vide letter dated 15.7.05. Subsequent to approval of the site, the Trust submitted application for consent to establish under the provisions of Water Act, 1974 and Air Act, 1981 for establishment of disposal facility at the approved site under the name of Rajasthan Waste Management Trust. The State Board, after examination of applications granted consent to establish for development of disposal facility vide letter dated 28.7.05 The Trust subsequently selected M/s. Ramky Enviro Engineers Ltd. Hyderabad for development of this disposal facility on BOOT basis.
Ramky has also installed incinerator of 2000 MTA capacity for incineration of Incinerable hazardous waste, effective from June 2022. Authorization for the same was granted by the State Pollution Control Board vide their letter no. F(HSW)/Udaipur(Mavli)/15(1)/2016-2017/5452-5454 dated 07.01.2022.