Delhi Pollution Control Committee

Government of NCT of Delhi

Bio Medical Waste

Bio Medical Waste

Health Care Establishments (HCEs) produce a number of different types of waste and following are the Acts / Rules pertaining to pollution control & applicable to HCEs:
Bio- Medical Waste Management Cell :

For deciding applications for Authorization under BMW Rules and Consent under Air & Water Act, in respect of Hospitals/Health Care Establishments/ Nursing Homes etc. Having bed strength less than 51 beds including Digonistic Centres, Path Labs etc. Authorization and Consent to Establish and Consent to Operate under BMW Rules will be decided by Concerned Branch Encharge.

Hospital/ Nursing Homes/Health Care Establishments etc. having bed strength of more than 50 beds including Digonistic Centres, Path Labs etc. Authorization and Consent to Establish and Consent to Operate under BMW Rules will be decided by following Committes:-

 

S.No. Member of the Commiittee Category
1 BMW Committee No. 1
  1. Chairman, DPCC
  2. Member Secretary, DPCC
  3. Dr. Anil Kumar, Director(Environment)
  4. Member Secretary, Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH)
  5. Medical Supritendent, GB Pant Hospital
  6. Smt. Bharti Chaturvedi, Chintan Environmental Research and Action Group
  7. Dr. T. K Joshi, COEH
  8. Concerned Sr. Env. Engineer.
  9. Concerned Env. Engineer.
Hospital/ Nursing Homes/Health Care Establishments etc. having bed strength of 200 and above including operators of Common Bio- Medical Waste (CBWTF) and Transportation of Bio-medical Waste and EIA cases.
2 BMW Committee No. 2
  1. Member Secretary, DPCC
  2. Dr. Anil Kumar, Director(Environment)
  3. Medical Supritendent, Aruna Asaf Ali Hospital
  4. Concerned Env. Engineer.
Hospital/ Nursing Homes/ Health Care Establishments etc.with bed strength of 51 to 199.
Common Bio-Medical Waste Treatment Facilities (CBWTFs) in Delhi :

There are two operators of CBWTFs in Delhi :

  1. M/s Biotic Waste Solutions Pvt.Ltd.,
    46 , SSI Industrial Area, G.T.Karnal Road,
    New Delhi - 110033
    Phone (O) : 011 - 47528106, 47528107 .
  2. M/s SMS Water Grace BMW Pvt. Ltd,
    Nilothi Sewage Treatment Plant Complex of DJB,
    Nilothi, New Delhi - 110041
    Phone No. 011-28363691, 28363692, 28363693, 28363079.
    Fax No: 011-28363690 Mob:09560521112, 09871222338.

 

Following two agencies have been identified by DPCC for collection of the mercury from the Hospital/Health Care Establishments in Delhi.

  1. Shri Rohit Talwar , M/s Supreme Surgico ,
    262 / 425 , Lane No. 8, Friends Colony Industrial Area,
    Shadara, Delhi. (Mobile No. 9958527527)
  2. Shri Sandeep Kalra, M/s Anita Industries,
    29, Bhagat Singh Market, New Delhi. (Mobile No. 9810240250)

 

These agencies are engaged in manufacture of Thermometers / B.P. measuring Apparatus etc. and the collected mercury from hospitals which is almost in elemental form is used in their manufacturing process.

1. As per DPCC Board meeting dated 09.12.2009 and office orders dated 20.05.2016 and 30.09.2016, the fee structure for obtaining Authorization under Bio-Medical Management Rules 2016 w.e.f 28th March 2016 is as follows:-

S.No. Categories Fee (in Rs.)
1. HCFs/ Clinics which are non-bedded (Office order dated 30.06.2016) Rs. 5000/- Onetime
2. Pathological laboratories, and blood banks Rs. 1000/- per annum
3. Veterinary-Institutions, Dispensaries and Animal houses Rs. 1000/- per annum
4. Hospitals, Nursing Homes and Health Care Establishments 1000/- per annum upto 4 beds and additional Rs. 100 per bed per annum from fifth bed onwards.
5. Operator of the Common Bio-Medical Waste Treatment Facility Rs. 10, 000/- per annum
6. Collection, Packaging and Transporter of bio-medical waste Rs. 7, 500/- per annum
  • For Health care units run by Govt. / Govt. Body :

Rs. 100/- per annum for Authorization under Bio-Medical Management Rules, 2016 as amended to date(Office order dated 20.05.2016)

Note:

Synchronization of validity of authorization under BMW Rules, 2016 as amended to date and consent under Air and water Acts. When a HCF completes either of this validity period earlier, the HCF is required to apply for both authorization as well as consent. Validity of both consent and authorization will be for the period of five years. (Office order dated 30.06.2016)

2. As per DPCC Board meeting dated 09.12.2009, the fee structure for obtaining Consent under Air and Water Act for Health care Establishments are as follows:-

  • For Private Health Care units
 
Fee Structure for Consent to Establish/Operate
S. No. FOR AIR ACT FOR WATER ACT

Total Capital Investment (in Rs.)

Annual Consent Fee (in Rs.)

Average Water consumption per day in kiloliters

Annual Consent Fee (in Rs.)

1

Not exceeding 5 lakhs

 

250/-

10 or below

250/-

2

Above 5 & upto 20 lakhs

500/- 

Above 10 to 50

500/-

3

Above 20 & upto 1 crore

 

1000/-

Above 50 to 100

1000/-

4

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above 100 to 500

2000/-

5

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above 500 to 1000

2000/-

6

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above 1000 to 5000

3000/-

7

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above 5000to 10000

4000/-

8

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above10000 to 50000

5000/-

9

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above 50000 to 100000

10,000/-

10

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above 1000 00to 500000

15,000/-

11

Exceeding 1 crore

 

2000/-

Above 500000 to 1000000

20,000/-

 

  • For Health care units run by Govt. / Govt. Body

        Rs. 100/- per annum for consent to Establish/ Operate /renewal under Air and Water Act.

Note:

Synchronization of validity of authorization under BMW Rules,2016 as amended to date and consent under Air and water Acts. When a HCF completes either of this validity period earlier, the HCF is required to apply for both authorization as well as consent. Validity of both consent and authorization will be for the period of five years. (Office order dated 30.06.2016).

Following two agencies for utilization of BMW for production of diagnostic material

  1. Mr.Yogesh Bhanushali, M/s Yashraj Biotechnology Ltd. ,
    Plot No. C-232,TTC Industrial Area, MIDC,
    Navi Mumbai-400705. (Mobile No.9869233818), Validity of authorization (15-01-2024).
  2. Mr.Parimal Kumar Mishra and Mr.Rajesh Agrawal, M/s Advy Chemical Pvt Ltd.,
    Plot No.A-334/336/338, Road No.-26 Wagle Industrial State,Thane -400604.
    (Mobile No.9873265004, 9868112897), Validity of authorization (01-08-2023).