Public Interest G.O.'s

Public Interest G.O.'s

GOVERNMENT OF TAMIL NADU

Abstract

ENVIRONMENT CONTROL – Control of Pollution of Water Sources – Location of industries within 1 K.M. from the embankments of rivers, streams, dams etc. – Imposition of restrictions – Orders – Issued.

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ENVIRONMENT AND FORESTS (EC-I) DEPARTMENT

G.O. Ms. No: 213 Dated the 30th March, 1989.

Read:

(1) G.O. Ms. No:1 Environment Control Dated: 6.2.84

(2) From the Member Secretary, Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board Lr.

No:BMS(1)/18878/88 Dated: 23.8.88.

(3) From the Chairman, Tamilnadu Pollution control Board Lr. BMS(1) /

44365/88 Dated: 3.1.88 and letter of even no. Dated: 30.12.88. 

ORDER:-

In the Government Order first read above, the Government have ordered, among other things, that no industry causing serious water pollution should be permitted within one kilometer from the embankments of rivers, streams, dams etc. and that the Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board should furnish a list of such industries to all local bodies. It has been suggested that it is necessary to have a sharper definition for water sources so that ephemeral water collections like rain water ponds, drains, sewerages (bio-degradable) etc. may be excluded from the purview of the above order. The Chairman, Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board has stated that the scope of the Government Order may be restricted to reservoirs, rivers and public drinking water sources. He has also stated that there should be a complete ban on location of highly polluting industries within 1 kilometre of certain water sources.

2. The Government have carefully examined the above suggestions. The Government improve a total ban on the setting up of the highly polluting industries mentioned in Annexure – I to this order within one kilometer from the embankments of the water sources mentioned in Annexure II to this order.

3. The Government also direct that under any circumstance if any highly polluting industry is proposed to be set up within one kilometer from the embankments of water sources other than those mentioned in Annexure-II to this order, the Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board should examine the case and obtain the approval of the Government for it.

4. The receipt of this order may be acknowledged.

(BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR)

 

D. SUNDARESAN,

COMMISSIONER AND SECRETARY

TO GOVERNMENT

To

The Chairman,

Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board

32, Santhome High road,

Madras – 600 004.

All Heads of Departments

All Departments of Secretariat, Madras – 9.

ANNEXURE – I

LIST OF HIGHLY POLLUTING INDUSTRIES

1. Distilleries

2. Tanneries, Sago, Sugar, Dairies and Glue

3. Fertilizer

4. Pulp & Paper (with digestor)

5. Chemical units generating trade effluent containing such pollutants which may to pollute air, water and land before treatment and those chemicals which may alter the environmental quality by under going physical, chemical and biological transformation.

6. Petroleum Refinery

7. Textile Dyeing Units

8. Steel Plant (Electroplating, heat treatment etc.)

9. Ceramics

10. Thermal Power Station

11. Basic Drug Manufacturing Units

12. Pesticide

13. Asbestos

14. Foundries

ANNEXURE II OF G.O. Ms.No:213 E&F (EC-I) Dept. Dated:30.3.89

  LIST OF RIVERS, STREAMS, RESERVOIRS, ETC. 

S.No

1.

Rivers

2.

Tanks and Reservoirs

3.

Canals

4.

   MADRAS & CHENGALPATTU DISTRICTS

1.

Araniyaru

Chembarambakkam Tank

Thenneri Hissa Tank

Uthiramerur Tank

Maduranthagam Tank

Parayankalathur Tank

Cooum Tank

Manimangalam Tank

Poondi Reservoir

Cholavaram Lake

Red Hills Lake

Upper supply Channel (Poondi to Cholavaram)

Lower supply Channel (Cholavaram to Redhills)

Cheyyar Anicut Main Channel

2.

Koaratalaiyar

3.

Cooum

4.

Adayar

5.

Palar

6.

Nagari

7.

Nandiyaru

8.

Cheyyar

9.

Kiliyaru

10.

Ongur

 

 

 

SOUTH ARCOT DISTRICT

1.

Varahanadhi

Wellington Reservoir

Vidur Reservoir

Gomuki Reservoir

Manimukthanadhi Reservoir

Veeranam Tank

Perumal Tank

Sathanur Reservoir Project Canal

Sathanur Reservoir Project Right Bank Canal

2.

Malattaru

3.

Pennaiaru

Pambai Channel

Malattar Channel

Raghavian Channel

Sithalingamadam Channel

Vadamarudur Channel

Thirukkoilur anaicut

4.

Gadilam

5.

Vellar

6.

Coleroon

7.

Tundiaru

8.

Pambaiyar

 

9.

Gomuki

Maragadapuram Channel

Alargal Channel

Kandapakkam Channel

Eralur Channel

Ellis Choatry Anaicut

10.

Manimukthanadhi

11.

Musukunda Nadhi

 

 

12.

Thurinjalar

Wellington Reservoir Supply Channel (From Toludur Regulator)

13.

Vasistanadhi

Wellington Reservoir Main Canal

14.

Vadavar

Wellingdon Reservoir Low Level Canal.

Pelandorai Anicut Main Channel

 

 

 

 

North Rajan Channel

South Rajan Channel

Kunukkumanniyar Channel

Lower Coleroon Anaicut.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vellar Rajan Channel

Veeranam and New Supply Channel

Sethiathope Anaicut

 

 

 

 

Gomuki Reservoir Main Canal

 

 

 

Manimukthanadhi Reservoir Main Canal

 

 

 

Vridhachalam Anaicut Main channels (North & South)

 

 

Mehamathur Anaicut Channel

THANJAVUR DISTRICT

1.

Cauvery

 

Grand Anaicut Canal

Lower Coleroon Anaicut Canals

2.

Coleroon

 

3.

Kodamurutty

 

4.

Arasalar

 

5.

Veerasholan

 

6.

Vikramanar

 

7.

Vennar

 

8.

Vettar

 

9.

Vadavar

 

10.

Koraiyar

 

11.

Paminiar

 

12.

Pandavayar

 

13.

Vellayar

 

14.

Mulliyar

 

15.

Ayyanar

 

TRICHY DISTRICT

1.

Cauvery

Ponnaiyar Reservoirs

North bank Canal

South Bank Canal

Kattalai Bed Regulator

 

 

 

 

Kattalai Right-Left Canal

2.

Amaravathi

Uyyakondan Channel

3.

Coleroon

Nanganur channel

 

 

Pullambadi Channel

 

 

Ponnaniyar Reservoir new Canal

PUDUKKOTTAI DISTRICT.

 

1.

Vellar

-

Grand Anicut Canal

2.

Ambuliyaru

3.

Agniceru

4.

Koraiar

MADURAI DISTRICT

1.

Vaigai

Vaigai Reservoir

Gungun Valley Anaicut Canals

2.

Suriliyar

Sathiar Odai Reservoir

Periyar Main Canal

3.

Kottakudiar

 

Manjalar Canal

 

 

 

Thirumangalam Main Canal

 

 

 

Sathiar Odai Reservoir Canals

ANNA DISTRICT

 

1.

Shanmughanathi

Palar Porandalar

Palar-Porandalar Main Canal

 

 

 

Thadakulam Tank canals

2.

Koduvanaru

Parappalar

Ramasandram Anicut Channel (Posappalam)

 

 

 

Vardamahadhi Reservoirs System

3.

Manjalaru

Vardamanadhi

Vardamahadhi Reservoirs System

4.

Mamdanadhi

Manjalar

Thirumangalam Main Channel

5.

Palar-Porandalar

Kodaikanal Lake

Periyar Main Canals

6.

Parajipalar

Berijam Lake

Murudanadhi Reservoir Left & Right Side

7.

Vaigai River

Kamaraj Sagar

Mayalaru Reservoir Canals

RAMANATHAPURAM DISTRICT

1.

Vaigai

R.S. Mangalam Tank

--

2.

Vaipparu

Ramanad Big Tank

--

3.

Vembaru

Kanoor Tank

--

4.

 

Maranadu Tank

--

PASUMPON MUTHURAMALINGAM DISTRICT

1.

Vaigai

--

Periyar Main Canals

2.

Manimuthar

KAMARAJAR DISTRICT

1.

Vaipparu

Kullur Sandai Reservoir

--

2.

--

Vembokottai Reservoir

 

THIRUNELVELI KATTABOMMAN DISTRICT

1.

Thamaraparani

Manimuthar

Karuppanadhi

Ramanadhi

Gatana

Papanasam

Kadamba Tank

Vijayanarayar

Periyakulam

Tenkanai Tank

North Kodamelagian Channel

Nadiyunni Channel

Kannadian Channel

Kodayan Chennel

Palayam Channel

2.

Karuppanadhi

3.

Chettiar

4.

Servalar

5.

Manimuthar

 

 

Tirunelveli Channel

Tenkal Channel

Vadakkal Channel

Ramanathi Reservoir

 

 

 

 

 

 

Manimuthar Reservoir main Channel-Gatana Reservoir

Arasapattu Channel

Vadakuruvaipathu Channel Gatana Reservoirs

Radhapuram Channel

 

 

 

 

 

 

VOC CHIDAMBARANAR DISTRICT

1.

Tambaraparani

Korampallam Tank

Marudur Melakkal Channel

2.

Vaippar

 

South Main Channel of Srivaikundam Anicut

 

 

 

North Main Channel of Srivaikundam Anicut

KANYAKUMARI DISTRICT

 

1.

Kodaiyaru

Pechiparai

Padmanabhapuram Puthen Channel

2.

Valliar

Perunchani

Pandiankal

3.

Palayaru

ChittarI

Thovala Channel

 

 

 

N.P. Channel

 

 

 

Pazhayaru

 

 

 

E.K. Kal System

 

 

 

A.V.M. Channel

 

 

 

Thiruvithancode Canal System

 

 

 

Pechiparai Left Bank Canal

 

 

 

Pattanamkal System

 

 

 

Radhapuram Canal

COIMBATORE DISTRICT

 

1.

Bhavani

Parambikulam

Ramakulan Channel

2.

Noyyal

Sholayar

Kallapuram Channel

3.

Amaravathi

Amaravathi

Parambikulam Right Left Canal

 

 

 

Parambikulam Main Canal

 

 

 

Bhalli Channel system

4.

Aliyar

Aliyar

Vettaikaranpudur Canal

 

 

Poruvanpallar

Sethumadai Canal

 

 

Thunnokhadam

Udumalpet Canal

 

 

Upper Nivan

Aliyar Feeder Canal

 

 

Lower Nivan

Pollachi canal

 

 

Thirumathi

 

 

NILGIRIS DISTRICT

 

1.

Moyar

Upper Bhavani

Avara Halla Canal

2.

Bhavani

Emerald

 

3.

Pillur Pallam

Avalanche

 

4.

Kulkathurai Halla

Pillur

 

5.

Dedarahalla

Kundah

 

6.

Avarai Halla

Paikara

 

7.

Paikara

Ooty Halla

 

8.

Amkour halla

Parson Valley

 

9.

Singar

Glemergon

 

 

 

Singara

 

PERIYAR DISTRICT

 

1.

Cauvery

Bhavani Sagar

Modineri Anicut Canals

2.

Bhavani

Uppar

Thadappalli Channel

 

 

 

Lower Bhavani Channel

 

 

 

Kalingarayan Anicut Canal

3.

Moyar

Uttamalaikarai Odai

Upper Reservoirs canal

4.

Noyyal

Varattapallam

Vattamalai Kaveri odai Reservoirs Canal

 

 

Gunderipallam

Varattappallam Keshmir Canal

 

 

 

Gunderipallam Reservoirs right side and left side canals

SALEM DISTRICT

 

1.

Cauvery

Mettur Reservoir

Mettur Canals (East & West Bank canals)

2.

Thirumanimuthar

Yercadu Lake

 

3.

Vashishtanadhi

 

 

DHARMAPURI DISTRICT

 

1.

Cauvery

Krishnagiri Reservoir

Krishnagiri Reservoir Main Canal

2.

Pennaiyaru

Chinnar Reservoir

Bargur Tank Supply Channel (West & East)

3.

Palar

Thunvalahalli Reservoir

Nedungal Anicut Channel

4.

Chinnar I

Bargur Big Tank

Devarahalli Tank Supply Channel

5.

Chinnar II

Mettur Reservoir

Chinnar Reservoir Right Side Channel

6.

Bargur river

Pambar

 

7.

Pambar

 

 

8.

Vaniar

 

 

9.

Chinnaru

 

 

10.

Palaru

 

 

NORTH ARCOT DISTRICT

1.

Palar

Sathanur Reservoir

Mahendravadi Channel

Kaveri pak Channel

Sukkiramallur Channel

Dari (Temmampattu) Channel

Kavai Channel

Govindavadi Channel

Palar Anaicut

2.

Poiney

Dusi Mamandur Tank

3.

Cheyyar

Kaveripakkam Tank

4.

Pennaiyar

 

5.

Thurinjilaru

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poiney Eastern Main Channel

Poiney Western Main Channel

Poiney Anicut

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sathanur Reservoir Project Canal

Sathanur Reservoir Project Right Bank Canal

Sathanur Reservoir

 

 

 

 

D.SUNDARESAN,

                                                                                  COMMISSIONER AND SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT