Prohibited / negative list of industries as per DPCC Notifications

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Industries manufacturing the following shall be prohibited within National Capital Territory of Delhi.

A public utility service involving any of the activities referred to above shall be permitted subject to environmental laws. Further additions/alterations to the list of Prohibited Industries could be made if considered appropriate and in public interest by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) to do so.

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  1. Arc/induction furnace

  2. Acids

  3. Alkalis

  4. Animal & fish oils

  5. Aldehydes

  6. Acid slurry

  7. Acetylides, phridines, iodoform, chloroform, E-nepthol etc.

  8. Ammonium sulphoajanide, arsenic and its compounds, barium carbonate, barium cyanide, barium ethyle sulphate, barium acetate cinnabar, copper sulphocyanide, ferrocyanide, hydro cyanide, hydro cyanic acid, potassium biocalate, potassium, cyanide, prussiate of potash, phynigallc acid, silver cyanide

  9. Aircraft building


  11. Abattoirs, animal blood processing (except existing and relocation)

  12. Bitumen blowing (hot)

  13. Brick kiln (using fresh earth as raw material, coal as fuel)

  14. B-nepthol

  15. Bakelite powder (starting from formaldehyde)

  16. Barely malt and extract

  17. Bone-grist, bone-meal, salting of bones, storages of bones in open, bone drying

  18. Bone charcoal manufacturing

  19. Blast furnaces - coal fired

  20. Bicycles (integrated plant)

  21. Brewery and potable spirits

  22. Chlorinated paraffin wax purification

  23. Carbon black

  24. Cement industry

  25. Calcium carbide, phosphorous, aluminum dust paste and powder, copper, zinc etc. (electrothermal industries)

  26. Cranes, hoists and lifts (excluding assembly)

  27. General industrial machinery (such as hydraulic equipments, drilling equipments, boilers, etc.)

  28. DOP (Dioctyl Phthalate), DBP & Plasticizer

  29. Dry cell battery

  30. Dye & dye intermediates

  31. Distillation of wood, chemical seasoning of wood (excluding natural seasoning)

  32. Explosives, i.e., Fireworks, Gunpowder, Guncotton, etc.

  33. Earth moving machinery/equipment (manufacturing of assembly)

  34. Electric wires and cables (more than 100 workers, 2000 sqm plot)

  35. Fatty acids

  36. Fungicides & pesticides

  37. Flexographic ink

  38. Fuel oils, illuminating oils and other oils such as stchetic oil, shoal oil, lubricants

  39. Foundries (except Pit Furnace)

  40. Gas compressors

  41. Graphite production

  42. Glass furnace (more than 1 ton/day capacity)

  43. Gases-carbon-disulphide, ultramarine blue, chlorine, hydrogen, sulphur dioxide, acetylene, etc. (other than LPG/ CNG/Oxygen/medical gases)

  44. Glandular/glandes extraction

  45. Glue and gelatine from bones and flesh

  46. Hot mix plant (except those approved by DPCC / CPCB)

  47. Hazardous waste processing viz. hospital/medical/industrial waste

  48. Polyurethene foam

  49. Industrial gelatine, nitro glycerine and fulminate

  50. Iron / steel metal forging (using pneumatic hammer).

  51. Industrial gelatine, nitro glycerine and fulminate

  52. Industrial trucks, trailers, etc.

  53. Linear alkyd benzene

  54. Lead manufacturing including secondary lead industry (recovery of lead from waste scrap)

  55. Lime kiln.

  56. Leather tanning and dyeing (raw hides/skins to semi finish)

  57. Locomotives and wagons

  58. Methanol

  59. Methylated spirit

  60. Mechanical stone crushers & washing of coarse sand

  61. Manufacturing of pulp & paper

  62. Melamine resin

  63. Mineral salts (which involve use of acids: CuSO4, FESO4, alum, etc.)

  64. Manufacturing of diesel engines, generators except assembly

  65. Motor cycles, scooters, cars, tempos, trucks, etc.

  66. News print manufacturing, pulping, fresh paper making

  67. Nitrogeneors and phosphatic fertilizers, except mixing of fertilizers for compounding (large scale)

  68. Organic solvent, chlorinated minerals, methanol, aldehydes, methylated spirits

  69. Petroleum coke processing, not as fuel

  70. Potteries/refractories (using coal or furnace oil)

  71. Polyethylene polymers including resins

  72. Paint industry (nitro Cellulose & Alkyd resin based)

  73. Plasticisers manufacturing

  74. Pyridines

  75. Phenol formaldehyde resin and powder

  76. Porcelain product potteries (using coal of production capacity more than 2 tonne per day)

  77. Rubber solution and thinner (using naptha and rubber scrap)

  78. Roasting of Ore Sulphide Oxides of mixtures

  79. Rayon fibre manufacturing

  80. Refractories

  81. Reclamation of rubber.

  82. Production of tyres and tubes (devulcanisation)

  83. Saccharine

  84. Secondary Zine industry

  85. Synthetic rubber

  86. Smelting

  87. Sewing machines (integrated units) except assembly

  88. Sluice gates and gears

  89. Stainless Steel Pickling

  90. Steam engines

  91. Steel pipes and tubes (continuous welded/seamless)

  92. Sugar, khand sari

  93. Sodium silicatc industry (more than 1 tonne/day)

  94. Stone quarrying

  95. Textile (more than 100 workers in all shifts, I acre of land, 100 LKD of water)

  96. Thorium, radium and similar isotopes and recovery of rare earth

  97. Turbines

  98. Urea & Phenyl Formaldehyde resin

  99. Vegetable oil hydrogenerated

  100. Waste (crude / burnt) oil processing (refinery)

Procedure to DPCC Registration
Our Expert team will draft & file the application with the DPCC Department & will follows-up with DPCC Department. For more information contact our customer care on +91 7558 640 644 or



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