For first time, guidelines set for processing non-recyclable plastic [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=81766]
On the directions of the principal bench of the National Green Tribunal, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has brought out guidelines to manage plastic waste generated from thermoset plastic, that cannot be remoulded or recycled. This is the first
time that the pollution watchdog has drafted guidelines for managing this type of waste generated from the auto, electrical and electronics, building and construction sectors and domestic use. This material is used in cars, trucks, trains, domestic electrical
products, fuses, coffee machines toasters and even sanitary ware.