Form-2
APPLICATION FOR PRIOR ENVIRONMENTAL CLEARANCE
S. No.Item Details
1.
Whether it is a violation case and application is being submitted under Notification No. S.O.804(E) dated 14.03.2017 ? No
Details of Project:
(a)Name of the project(s) M/s. Chemfab Alkalis Limited (Survey Nos. 129/1, 129/2, 130/1A, 130/2A, 104 Part, 105/1, 209/1B, 209/2B, 209/3B, 210/1A, 210/2A, 210/3A, 210/1B, 210/2B, 210/3B, 214/1A, 214/1B, 214/2A, 214/4, 21
(b)Name of the Company / Organisation M/S CHEMFAB ALKALIS LIMITED
(c)Registered Address Gnanananda Place, Kalapet, Pondicherry,Kanchipuram,Tamil Nadu-600048
(d)Legal Status of the Company Private
(e)Joint Venture No
2.
Address for the correspondence:
(a)Name of the Applicant Raguraman VR
(b)Designation (Owner/ Partner/ CEO) VP
(c)Address Chemfab Alkalis Limited , Team House, GST Road,,Vandalur, Chennai,Chengalpattu,Kanchipuram,Tamil Nadu-600048
(d)Pin code 600048
(e)E-mail vrr@drraoholdings.com
(f)STD Code. 413(f)Telephone No. 2655111
(g)Fax No. 2655125
(h)Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency . Annexure-Uploaded Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority
3.
Category of the Project/Activity as per Schedule of EIA Notification,2006:
(a)Project/Activity4(d) Chlor-alkali industry
(b)Category B2
   Reason for Applying at Ministry SEIAA
(c)Proposal Number IA/PY/IND2/95155/2019
(d)Master Proposal Number(Single Window) SW/95154/2019
(e)EAC concerned (for category A Projects only) Industrial Projects - 2
(f)Project Type Expansion
4.
Location of the Project:
(a)Plot/Survey/Khasra No. M/s Chemfab Alkalis Limited Survey Nos. 129/1, 129
(b)Pincode 605014
(c)Bounded Latitudes (North) FROM 12.024544 To 12.029300
(d)Bounded Longitudes (East) FROM 79.8573805 To 79.858800
(e)Survey of India Topo Sheet No. 57P/16 & 58 M/13
(f)Uploaded Topo Sheet File Copy of Topo Sheet File
(g)Maximum Elevation Above Means Sea Level(AMSL) 21
(h)Uploaded (kml) File Copy of Kml File      
(i)Distance of Nearest HFL from the project boundary within the study area 0
(j)Seismic Zone 2
5.
(a)Number of States in which Project will be Executed 1
(b)Main State of the project Puducherry
Details of State(s) of the project
S. No. State Name District Name Tehsil Name Village Name
(1.)PuducherryPondicherrypuducherrytalukkalapet
6.
Details of Terms of Reference (ToR)/EC:
(a)MoEF&CC / SEIAA File Number NIL
(b)Date of Apply of EC NIL
(c)Date of Issue of EC NIL
(d)Previous EC Letter NIL
7.
Details of Public Consultation:
(a)Whether the Project Exempted from Public Hearing?Yes
(b)Reason Since it is a B2 project, public hearing is not ap
(c)Supporting Document Copy of Supporting Document
8.
Details of Project Configuration/Product:
Details Not Applicable
9.
In case of Expansion / Modernisation / One Time Capacity Expansion (only for Coal Mining) / Expansion under Clause 7(ii) / Modernisation under Clause 7(ii) / Change of Product Mix under Clause 7(ii):
(a)Details of certified report on compliance of earlier environmental clearance condition
(i)Certified Compliance By Regional
(ii)Details of Regional Office of MoEFCC / Zonal Office of CPCB / SPCB / UTPCC from which certified report on Chennai
(iii)Letter No. F.No: EP/12.1/01/2015/PY
(iv)Status of Compliance Compiled
(v)Certified report on compliance of earlier environmental clearance conditions (Including Monitoring Report) Copy of Certified Compliance Report
(vi)Date of site visit N/A
(b)Details of Capacity Expansion
S. No.Product/Activity (Capacity/Area)Quantity FromQuantity ToTotal UnitOther UnitMode of Transport / Transmission of ProductOther Mode of Transport / Transmission of Product
(1.)HCL50100150Tons per Annum(TPA)Road
(2.)Caustic soda12575200Tons per Annum(TPA)Road
(3.)sodium hypochlorite8412Tons per Annum(TPA)Road
(4.)Barium/sodium sulphate1.20.82Tons per Annum(TPA)Road
(5.)soda ash404Tons per Annum(TPA)Road
(6.)sodium sulphate088Tons per Annum(TPA)Road
(7.)chlorine11165176Tons per Annum(TPA)Road
(8.)Hydrogen (bottled)11500650018000OthersNM3/AnnumRoad
(c)Details of Configuration
S. No.Plant / Equipment / Facility Existing ConfigurationProposed ConfigurationFinal configuration after expansionRemarks
(1.)Flaker Molten salt heater2.69 Million Kcal/hrNil2.69 Million Kcal/hrNo change
(2.)Furnace Oil and /or Hydrogen fired Boiler1x6 TPHNil1x6 TPHNo change
(3.)Thermic Fluid Heater2.0 Million Kcal/hrNil2.0 Million Kcal/hrNo change
(4.)Furnace Oil Fired Boiler1x2 TPHNil1x2 TPHNo change
9.1.
Details of Consent to Operate
(i)Whether Consent to operate obtained ? NA
(ii)Copies of all Consent to operate obtained since inception NA
(iii)Date of Issue 14 Dec 2018
(iv)Valid Upto 31 Mar 2019
(v)File No. 1844/PPCC/CON/AIR/OM-KPT/JE-II/2018/1162
(vi)Application No. -
(vii)Copy of Consent to operate valid as on date Copy of Consent to Operate
10.
Project Cost:
(a)Total Cost of the Project at current price level (in Crores) 60
(b) Funds Allocated for Environment Management (Capital) (in Crores) 7.17
(c) Funds Allocated Towards CER (Corporate Environment Responsibility) (in Crores) 0.4216
(d) Funds Allocated for Environment Management Plan (EMP) (Recurring per Annum) (in Crores) 0
11.
Whether project attracts the General Condition specified in the Schedule of EIA Notification ? No
12.
Whether project attract the Specific Condition specified in the Schedule of EIA Notification ? Yes
8.(a) If any Industrial Estate/Complex / Export processing Zones /Special Economic Zones/Biotech Parks / Leather Complex with homogeneous type of industries such as Items 4(d), 4(f), 5(e), 5(f), or those Industrial estates with pre –defined set of activities (not necessarily homogeneous, obtains prior environmental clearance, individual industries including proposed industrial housing within such estates /complexes will not be required to take prior environmental clearance, so long as the Terms and Conditions for the industrial estate/complex are complied with (Such estates/complexes must have a clearly identified management with the legal responsibility of ensuring adherence to the Terms and Conditions of prior environmental clearance, who may be held responsible for violation of the same throughout the life of the complex/estate
13.
Raw Material / Fuel Requirement:
(a)Proposed quantity of raw material/fuel 0
(b)Existing quantity of raw material/fuel 10
(c)Total quantity of raw material/fuel 10
    13.1.        Raw Material / Fuel Profile
S. No.Raw Material / Fuel QuantityUnitOther UnitSource (incase of Import. please specify country and Name of the port from which Raw Material / Fuel is received )Mode of TransportOther Mode of TransportDistance of Source from Project Site (in Kilometres) (In case of import, distance from the port from which the raw material / fuel is received)Type of Linkage Other Type of Linkage Uploaded Copy of Linkage
(1.)diesel0.65Kilo Litre per DayLocalRoad5 Open MarketCopy of Linkage
(2.)Eight raw materials385.9OthersMt/dayLocalRoad35 Open MarketCopy of Linkage
(3.)Hydrogen54000OthersNm3/dayLocalRoad35 Open MarketCopy of Linkage
14.
Baseline Data :
(a)Period of Base Line Data Collection FROM 01 Jul 2018 To 31 Jul 2018
(b)Season Pre-Monsoon
    14.1.     No. of ambient Air Quality (AAQ) monitoring locations : 8
S. No.Criteria Pollutants Other Criteria PollutantsUnitMaximum ValueMinimum Value98 Percentile ValuePrescribed Standard
(1.)PM10Micro Gram per Meter Cube78.662.374.6100
(2.)SO2Micro Gram per Meter Cube21.38.220.180
(3.)NOxMicro Gram per Meter Cube30.411.329.580
(4.)PM2.5Micro Gram per Meter Cube36.411.325.060
    14.2.     No. of Ground Water monitoring locations : 8
S. No.Criteria Pollutants Other Criteria PollutantsHeavy MetalUnitOther UnitMaximum ValueMinimum ValueDesirable LimitMaximum Permissible Limit
(1.)TSSmg/l11100100
(2.)TDSmg/l11814625002000
(3.)Total Hardnessmg/l501.34123.06200600
(4.)Chloridesmg/l2891362501000
(5.)pHNA7.746.986.58.5
(6.)Fluoridemg/l1.5111.5
(7.)Heavy MetalsZincmg/l4.541.06515
    14.3.     No. of Surface Water monitoring locations : 8
S. No.Criteria Pollutants Other Criteria PollutantsUnitOther UnitMaximum ValueMinimum ValueClassification of inland water body
(1.)CODmg/l274.8E
(2.)DOmg/l6.55.5B
(3.)BODmg/l12.72.3E
(4.)pHNA8.017.35A
    14.4.     No. of Ambient Noise monitoring locations : 8
S. No.Parameter UnitMaximum ValueMinimum ValuePrescribed Standard
(1.)Leq(Day)A-weighted decibels(dB(A))60.851.175
(2.)Leq(Night)A-weighted decibels(dB(A))55.244.365
    14.5.     No. of Soil Sample Monitored locations : 8
S. No.Parameter UnitOther UnitMaximum ValueMinimum Value
(1.)K(Potassium)Kilogram per hectare11773
(2.)pH8.156.96
(3.)P(Phosphorus)Kilogram per hectare7947
(4.)N(Nitrogen)Kilogram per hectare12567
(5.)Electric ConductivityOthersµS/cm714101
14.6.
Details of Ground Water Table:
(a)Range of Water Table Pre-Monsoon Season (Meters Below Ground Level (m bgl)) From 30.5 To 4
(b)Range of Water Table Post-Monsoon Season (Meters Below Ground Level (m bgl)) From 29.5 To 3
(c)Whether Ground Water Intersection will be there ? No
     15.      Details of Water Requirement (During Operation)
S. No.Source Source Other Required QuantityDistance from SourceCopy of Permission from Competent Authority Mode of TransportOther Mode of TransportMethod of Water WithdrawalOther Method of Water WithdrawalLetter No.Date of IssuePermitted Quantity
(1.)GroundWater5020.017Copy of Permission LetterPipelineOthersDug wellP-02-20-01-01639/PGWA/S11/RENEWAL/2015-1616 Mar 2016490
15.1.
(a)Whether Desalination is proposed Yes
(b)Desalination Capacity (KLD) 2000
(c)Quantity of Brine (KLD) 9000
(d)Mode of Disposal of Brine Marine outfall
    16.       Waste Water Management(During Operation)
S. No.Type/Source Quantity of Waste Water Generated (Kilolitre per Day)Treatment Capacity (Kilolitre per Day) Treatment MethodMode of DisposalOther Mode of DisposalQuantity of Treated Water Used in Recycling/Reuse (Kilolitre per Day)Quantity of Discharged Water (Kilolitre per Day)
(1.)washing1212ETPOthersZLD012
16.1.
(a)Total Waste Water Generation 12
(b)Total Discharged Water 12
(c)Total Reused Water 0
    17.       Solid Waste Generation/Management
S. No.Name of Waste Item Other ItemQuantity per AnnumUnitDistance from Site(KM)Mode of TransportOther Mode of TransportMode of DisposalOther Mode of Disposal
(1.)Oil wasteHazardous Waste (as per Hazardous and Other Waste Management rules 2016)1Tons0.5RoadAuthorized Recyclers
(2.)Used oilHazardous Waste (as per Hazardous and Other Waste Management rules 2016)6.0Tons5RoadAuthorized Recyclers
(3.)Paper/Cardboard wasteMunicipal Solid Waste3Tons0.05RoadAuthorized Recyclers
(4.)Brine MudMunicipal Solid Waste4400Tons0.05RoadOthersused for salt field embarkment purpose
18.
    18.1.     Air Quality Impact Prediction
S. No.Criteria Pollutants Other Criteria PollutantsUnitBaseline ConcentrationDistance GLCIncremental ConcentrationTotal GLCPrescribed Standard
(1.)PM10Microgram per Meter Cube78.600.178.7100
(2.)SO2Microgram per Meter Cube21.30021.3180
(3.)PM2.5Microgram per Meter Cube35.40035.4160
(4.)NOxMicrogram per Meter Cube30.40030.4180
    18.2.     Stack Details
S. No.Source FuelStack Height(m)Stack Diameter(m)PollutantsOther PollutantsEmission (GLS)
(1.)Boilers1x2 MT/hr330.5OthersGaseous discharge2286
19.
Power Requirement:
(a)Quantity (Kilo Volt Amps (kVA)) 25000
(b)Source Pondicherry Electricity Department
(c)Uploaded Copy of Agreement Copy of Agreement
(d)Standby Arrangement (Details of DG Sets) There is no standby. DG of capacity 1 x 380 kVA &
(e)Stack Height (in m) 4
20.
Land Ownership Pattern:
(a)Forest Land 0
(b)Private Land 14.778
(c)Government Land 0
(d)Revenue Land 0
(e)Other Land 0
    Total Land 14.778
21.
Present Land Use Breakup of the Study Area in Ha:
(a)Agriculture Area 12489
(b)Waste/Barren Land 321
(c)Grazing/ Community Land 0
(d)Surface Water Bodies 5889
(e)Settlements 1946.33
(f)Industrial 5.67
(g)Forest 0
(h)Mangroves 0
(i)Marine Area 11737
(j)Others : sandy 512
    Total 32900
    22.     Land requirement for various activities
S. No.Description of Activity / Facility / Plant / Others OthersLand RequirementRemarks
(1.)Main Plant14.778Total Plant
Total 14.778
23.
Ecological and Environmental Sensitivity (Within 10 Km):- WLS-Wild Life Species; NPA-Notified Protected Area; ESAs-Eco Sensitive Areas; ESZs-Eco Sensitive Zones :
    23.1.     Details of Ecological Sensitivity :
S. No.Details of Ecological Sensitivity NameDistance from the Project (Km)Remarks
(1.)NPANil0Nil
(2.)ESZsNil0Nil
(3.)CorridorsNil0Nil
(4.)Wildlife CorridorsNil0Nil
(5.)Critically Polluted AreaNil0Nil
(6.)ESAsNil0Nil
(7.)WLSNil0Nil
    23.2.     Details of Environmental Sensitivity :
S. No.Details of Environmental Sensitivity Other Details of Environmental Sensitivity NameDistance from the Project (Km)Remarks
(1.)ForestKumalumpatti RF14.36NW
(2.)Archaeological SitesNil0Nil
(3.)Defence InstallationsNil0Nil
23.3.
(a)Whether Noc / Permission from the competent authority is required? No
(b)Whether NBWL recommendation is required? No
24.
Forest Land:
Whether any Forest Land involved? No
25.
Tree Cutting:
(a)No. of Trees Cut for the Project (if Forest Land not Involved) 0
(b)Details of Tree Cutting and Planting of Trees Copy of Details of Tree Cutting and Planting of Trees
26.
Land Acquisition Status:
(a)Acquired Land(Ha) 0
(b)Land yet to be acquired(Ha) 0
(c)Status of Land acquisition if not acquired 0
27.
Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R):
(a)No. of Villages 0
(b)No. of Households 0
(c)No. of PDFs (Project Displaced Families) 0
(d)No. of PAFs (Project Affected Families) 0
(e)Funds Allocated for R&R(in Rs) 0
(f)Status of R&R Yet To Start
28.
Details of Presence of Schedule-I Species:
(a)Whether there is Presence of Schedule-I Species ? No
(b)Whether conservation plan for Schedule-I Species has been prepared ? No
(c)Whether conservation plan for Schedule-I Species has been approved by competent authority ? No
29.
Details of Presence of Water Bodies in Core Area:
(a)Whether there is Presence of Water Bodies in Core Area ? Yes
(i)Details of Water Bodies in Core Area Unnamed Nullah flowing inside the project area
(b)Whether there is Diversion Required ? No
(c)Whether permission has been obtained from competent authority ? No
30.
Details of Presence of Water Bodies in Buffer Area:
(a)Whether there is Presence of Water Bodies in Buffer Area ? Yes
(i)Details of Water Bodies in Buffer Area Kuliveli Lake
(ii)Direction of Water Bodies in Buffer Area North West
(iii)Distance of Water Bodies in Buffer Area 4.26
31.
Manpower Requirement:
(a)Permanent Employment-During Construction 0
(b)Permanent Employment-During Operation 240
(c)Temporary Employment- During Construction 0
(d)Temporary Employment- During Operation 160
(e)No. of working days 365
(f)Total Manpower 400
32.
Green Belt in Ha:
(a)Uploaded Green Belt plan Copy of Green Belt Plan
S. No.Description ExistingProposedTotal
(1.)Total Area of Green Belt9.50509.505
(2.)Percentage of Total Project Area64.32064.32
(3.)No. of Plants43296043296
(4.)Funds Allocated000
    33.       Project Benefits
S. No. Type of Project BenefitsDetails of Project Benefits
NIL
   34.   CRZ Specific Details : Not Applicable
   35.   Sector Specific Details : NOT APPLICABLE
   35.   Sector Specific Details For Industrial Projects - 2
S. No.Item Details
Additional Detail Sought Additional Detail Sought, 3.
S. No.Item Details
36.
Details of Court Cases:
(a)Whether there is any Court Cases pending against the project and/or land in which the project is proposed to be set up ? Yes
(b)Name of the Court NGT
(c)Name of the Sub Court NGT Delhi
(d)Case No. 508/2014
(e)Orders/Directions of the court ,if any and its relevance with the proposed project We wish to mention that, on 29.01.2019, the Hon’bl
(f)Case Details (Copy of the order) enclosed as Annexure 8.
(g)Uploaded Court Order Copy of Court Order
37.
Details of Direction Issued under Environment (Protection) Act / Air (Prevention & Control of Pollution)) Act / Water (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act:
(a)Whether any Direction issued under EPA Act/Air Act/Water Act ? No
38.
Details of EIA Consultant:
(a)Have you hired Consultant for preparing document? Yes
(i)Accreditation No. NABET/EIA/1720/RA 051
(ii)Name of the EIA Consultant ECO CHEM SALES AND SERVICES, GUJARAT
(iii)Address Eco chem. Sales and Services Ashoka Pavillion – A opp. Kapadia Health Club, New Civil Road, Surat - 395001
(iv)Mobile No. 9227934111
(v)Landline No. 0261223163
(vi)Email Id eco@ecoshripad.com
(vii)Category of Accreditation A
(viii)Sector of Accreditation Industrial Projects - 2
(ix)Validity of Accreditation 03 Feb 2020
(x)Uploaded Certificate of Accreditation certified by QCI/NABET Copy of Certificate of Accreditation
39.
Documents to be Attached:
(a)Uploaded Copy of EIA/EMP Report Copy of EIA/EMP
Copy of EIA/EMP(Annexures)
Copy of EIA/EMP(Plans/Figures)
(b)Uploaded Copy of Risk Assessment Report Copy of Risk Assessment
(c)Uploaded Copy of Feasibility Report/ Detailed Project Report(DPR) /Detailed Engineering Report /Detailed Conceptual Plan /Approved Mining Plan Copy of Feasibility Report/ Detailed Project Report(DPR) /Detailed Engineering Report /Detailed Conceptual Plan /Approved Mining Plan
(d)Uploaded Copy of Final Layout Plan Copy of Final Layout Plan
(e)Uploaded Cover Letter Copy of Cover Letter
(f)Uploaded Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency
(g)Uploaded Additional File Copy of Additional File
Additional Detail Sought
Sno. ADS Letter Remarks Date of ADS
1.NA