Manali Petrochemicals has received a notice from the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) under Section 5 of the Environment Protection Act, 1985 seeking to stop operations of Plant 1 citing certain shortcomings. The company is addressing the issues and also has taken necessary actions for suspension/revocation of the order. Pending outcome of these actions, the operations of the Plant 1 have been stopped in compliance with the said notice. But, the operations of Plant 2 remain unaffected.
Manali Petrochemicals is a leader in the production and marketing of Propylene Oxide, Propylene Glycols and Polyols in India. The Company operates two grassroot production facilities at Manali to manufacture Propylene oxide (PO), Propylene Glycol (PG) and Polyols.