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Corporate Responsibility for Environmental Protection (CREP)

India Current 2003

this initiative aims to go beyond compliance with regulatory norms for prevention and control of pollution, through various measures including waste minimization, in-plant process control, and adoption of clean technologies in environmentally-intensive industries.

Issuer name

Central Pollution Control Board

Government ministry

Environment

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CREP is mandatory for large businesses in the 17 highest polluting sectors in India.

Organizations covered by the instrument

Large private and listed companies

Target organization notes

mandatory for the 17 most poluting industries in India

Industry scope notes

Heavy Industry

Disclosure venue

NA

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Waste & Hazardous Substances

Status

Current

Country

India

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2003

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Other e.g. action plan, strategy, programme, voluntary initiative

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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