Deepak Nitrite has received an order from the Telangana State Pollution Control Board for closure of one of its three units situated at Hyderabad. The company is manufacturing DASDA at its facility at Hyderabad and the unit for which order has been received is a processing unit. The company’s DASDA production will be affected due to said order.
The said order is issued under the powers vested with the Telangana State Pollution Control Board under section 33(A) of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Amendment Act, 1988 and under section 31(A) of Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Amendment Act, 1987.
Gujarat-headquartered Deepak Nitrite has manufacturing facilities at Nandesari and Dahej in Gujarat, Roha and Taloja in Maharashtra, and at Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh. It manufactures Bulk Chemicals & Commodities, Fine & Speciality Chemicals and Fluorescent Whitening Agents.