No new industry specified below shall be permitted to be established within 1.5 k.m. from the embankment of the streams, rivers, dams as indicated below. If any of these water bodies are the source of drinking water, then such distance shall be stipulated which will not affect such waters by discharge of the pollutants.
List of Industries covered under the siting guidelines:
List of Water bodies:
* This is subject to the usefulness of such streams and rivers for supply of drinking water facility.
new Large/Medium/Small (Red & Orange Category) industry
generating effluents, and or emissions shall be permitted within
city/municipal limits and residential areas.
The Karnataka Industrial Area Development Board (KIADB) or any other agency developing industrial area shall obtain Environmental clearance from the Department of Ecology and environment and clearance from the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board before establishing such area. Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Environmental Management Plan (EMP) reports shall be submitted to the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board and obtain approval.
|4.||Distance for establishing new industries specified in ANNEXURE - I in certain special category areas shall be as follows : -|
|(a)||Ecologically and/or otherwise sensitive areas :|
|At least 25 kms., depending on the geo-climatic conditions, the requisite distance shall have to be increased by the appropriate agency.|
|(b)||Coastal Areas :|
At least 1/2 km. from high tide line. The stipulations made by Ministry of Environment & forests Government of India in its vide Notification No. S0 114(E), dated 19.02.1991, by Government of India, Ministry of Environment and Forests, issued under the Environment (Protection) Rules, 1986, shall be strictly adhered to.
|(c)||Transport / Communication System :|
|At least 1/2 km. from National & State High-ways and Railway.|
|(d)||Major Settlements (3,00,000 Population) :|
Appropriate distance for establishment of major industries around the cities having more than 3,00,000 population shall be prescribed by Karnataka State Pollution Control Board. Wherever these distance cannot be maintained and at the same time it is inevitable to locate the industry, measures for prevention of pollution due to effluents, noise, emissions, odour etc., shall be insisted by the Board
|Ecological and / or otherwise sensitive areas include|
|i)||Religious and Historic Places|
|vii)||Coastal Areas rich in Mangroves, Breeding Grounds of Specific Species|
|viii)||Estuaries rich in Mangroves, Breeding Grounds of Specific Species|
|x)||National Parks and Sanctuaries|
|xi)||Natural Lakes, Swamps|
|xiv)||Areas of Scientific and Geological Interest|
|xv)||Defence Installations, specially those of security importance and sensitive to pollution|
|5.||No forest land shall be converted into non-forest activity for the sustenance of the industry.|
Land acquired shall be sufficiently large to provide for appropriate treatment of waste water still left for treatment after maximum possible reuse and recycle. Reclaimed (treated waste) water shall be used to raise green belt and to create water body for aesthetics, recreation and if possible for aquaculture. The green belt shall be sufficiently wide around the boundary limit of the industry. For industry having odour problem, it shall be minimum of 30 mtrs. wide.
|7.||Enough space should be provided for storage of solid waste, so that the same could be available for possible reuse.|
(GOK Notification No.FEE 195 ENV 2002 dtd 21.06.2003 & No.FEE 87 ENV 2005 dtd 05.07.2005)
|1.||Siting guidelines for green category industries would be minimal|
|2.||No new Orange category industry generating effluent and /or emission shall be permitted within City/Municipal limits. Automobile servicing & repair stations (excluding heavy vehicles) are permitted within these limits subject to compliance of point no.9 of these siting guidelines.|
|3.||No orange category industry having effluent discharge shall be established within 500m from the riverbanks/reservoirs/major tanks.|
|4.||No orange category industry shall be established within 75m of National and State Highway and State Highways, 50m of Main District Roads, 17.5m of Other District Roads and 15m of Village Roads.|
|5.||No Orange Category industry shall be established within 12 Km from the notified archeological monuments.|
|6.||No Orange Category industry shall be established within declared biosphere reserves and Eco sensitive zone.|
|7.||No Orange Category industry shall be established within 10 Kms of the boundaries of National parks and Sanctuaries and wildlife corridors.|
|8.||The industry proposed in the coastal areas shall be governed by the Coastal Regulation Zone rules issued by Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India, from time to time.|
|9.||License for both orange and green category industries shall be issued by the Municipalities/Municipal Corporations after the industry obtains Consent for Establishment (CFE) from Karnataka State Pollution Control Board.|
(Goverment of Karnataka OM No.FEE 13 EAA 99 (P) dtd 19.11.2001)