For Maharashtra, normally the MPCB’s No Objection Certificate in the form of combined Consent to establishment under Water Act, Air Act & Hazardous wastes Rules would be required for setting up of an industrial unit. In regard to 39 specified industrial and infrastructure projects, environmental clearance from the MoEF, Govt.of India and State Environment Department are also required as per Environmental Impact Assessment Notification dtd.14/09/2006 hoisted on the MPCB’s Website mpcb[at]gov[dot]in
These industry specific details would be available from the information provided in this Website. For the industrial units, MSW sites and other developmental activities located on the coastal stretches of bays, estuaries, creeks, rivers and back waters, CRZ clearance also is required.
MPCB has developed vision statement as: Improvement in the Board’s functional efficiency transparency in operation, and adequate response to growing needs of environmental protection and sustainable development in the State of Maharasthra and is self explanatory.