Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Plastic Parks Scheme: Key Facts
Published: September 24, 2020
The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has recently approved to set up ten plastic parks in the country. The parks are being set up under the Plastic Park scheme that was launched in 2019. The plastic parks or to be set up in Madhya Pradesh, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand. Highlights A plastic ..
Andhra Pradesh signs MoU with CSIR-IICT on Bulk Drug Park
Published: September 4, 2020
The Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Ltd (APIIC) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Council of Scientific and Industrial Research – Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (CSIR-IICT) as a step forward in the direction of setting up a Bulk Drug Park (BDP) under a scheme by the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers, ..
Nutrient Based Subsidy Scheme
Published: April 23, 2020
The CCEA recently approved the fixing of NBS rates for phosphatic and potassic fertilizers for the period 2020-21. About NBS Scheme Nutrient Based Subsidy Scheme was introduced in 2010 and is applicable to potassic (K based) and phosphatic (P based) fertilizers. It is implemented by the Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers. Under this program, ..
India’s first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology (CICET) to set up in Gujarat
Published: August 19, 2019
Union Minister of State for Chemical & Fertilizers, Mansukh Mandaviya has recently announced that the India’s first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology (CICET) will be set up in Gujarat to give boost to the chemical industry. The CICET will come up either at Ahmedabad or Surat. The proposed institute will help the chemical ..
Topics: Ahmedabad • Chemical engineering • Gujarat • India • Mansukh L. Mandaviya • Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers • National Environmental Engineering Research Institute • Smart cities in India • States and union territories of India • Surat
New Delhi headquarters of National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA)
Published: February 28, 2019
Recently, National drug pricing regulator NPPA has fixed the retail prices of 36 formulations, including those used for treatment of cancer, diabetes, infections, asthma, seizures, inflammation and pain, among others. As per data available with NPPA, the MRP for 105 brands will be reduced up to 85% entailing minimum saving of Rs 105 crore to ..