Indian govt unveils steel scrap recycling policy
Nov 12, 2019 10:00
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Ministry of Steel (Indian govt) in an endeavor to develop a globally competitive steel industry by adopting state of the art environment friendly technologies has notified steel scrap recycling policy yesterday. Ferrous scrap being the primary raw material for EAF/ IF based steel production, the policy envisages a framework to facilitate and promote establishment of metal scrapping centers in India.
The policy framework shall provide standard guidelines for collection, dismantling and shredding activities in an organized, safe and environmentally sound manner.
MoEF&CC /CPCB/SPCB may adopt uniform norms for categorization of
shredding/recycling centres and care shall be taken to give guidelines such
that these centres shall not be categorized above "Orange" as per the