Pollution Control Awards-2017 declared

CMRL, Edayar, Ernakulam, was selected for ‘Excellence’ among large industries. 

Published: 04th June 2017 01:27 AM  |   Last Updated: 04th June 2017 04:08 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

KOCHI: The Kerala State Pollution Control Board  (PCB) has declared the Pollution Control awards-2017 in various categories. The PCB gives the award to industries adopting best pollution control facilities and operating them efficiently.

Achievements on air and water pollution control, projects on energy conservation, protection of waterbodies, water conservation activities and people-friendly projects as part of social responsibility were the criteria for selection the recipients.

Winners all

Very large industries
lBPCL, Kochi Refinery - Excellence 
lMRF Ltd, Vadavathoor, Kottayam - First place
Large industries
lCochin Minerals and Rutile Ltd, Edayar, Ernakulam - Excellence
lUnited Breweries Ltd, Palakkad - First place 
Medium industries
lPlant Lipids (P) Ltd, Kolenchery - Excellence
lWilliam Goodcare & Sons India Pvt Ltd, Alappuzha - First place
Stone Crusher
lMavanal Granites Pvt Ltd, Konni, Pathanamithitta - Excellence
lThe Ernakulam dairy unit of Milma - Excellence
Malabar Regional Milk Producers Union Ltd, Milma, Kannur dairy - First place
Local bodies
lAlappuzha - First prize among municipalities 
lKumily - First place among panchayats


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