Environment & Resource Management


The group is conducting research in the area of chemical recovery process, wastewater treatment, solid waste handling and management. It also provides services like environmental audit and assessment. The projects are sponsored by Indian Paper Manufacturers Association (IPMA), Indian Agro and Recycled Paper Mills Association (IARPMA), Ballarpur Industries Ltd. (BILT) and other industries. The major activities include the following:


1. Physiochemical/ oxidative pretreatment of wastewater

2. Wastewater treatment by aerobic/ anaerobic process

3. Improvement/ optimization of dewatering of fibrous sludge and biosludge

4. Performance evaluation of effluent treatment plants

5. Improvement/ optimization of causticization process

6. Chemical characterization of scales from different process

7. Development of specialty chemicals

8.Consultancy, technical and analytical services



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