Environment Protection Training and Research Institute [EPTRI] a premier agency in India, provides training, consultancy, applied research services and extends advocacy in the area of environment protection to industries, regulatory bodies, Government Organizations and NGOs and works towards bringing about change for a more balanced development.
It is involved in various activities covering environmental issues such as protected areas and biodiversity, urban agglomeration, environmental awareness, Human Resource Development, Capacity Building and Research.
EEM Division undertakes projects in some of the following areas:Design, commissioning and stabilisation of Effluent Treatment Plants (ETPs), Common Effluent Treatment Plants (CETPs) and Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs).Upgradation and performance evaluation studies of existing ETPs, CETPs, STPs.
ESD focuses on achieving a symbiotic relationship between the community and environment concerns which is precisely the National Environment policy. It involves people’s participation and social mobilization for ensuring environmental sustainability without losing focus on development processes in consonance with the Agenda 21 document of Rio+10.
This division is recognized as Center of Excellence in Spatial Environmental Planning with focus on Industrial Planning by Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India. Expertise From conceptualization to deployment of the projects.
Environmental Information System (ENVIS), set up by the Ministry of Environment and Forests , Government of India, is a decentralised information network of distributed subject oriented centres ensuring integration of national efforts in environmental information collection, collation, storage, retrieval and dissemination.
EPTRI conducts national and international programmes to impart professional and need based training in environment with a wide outreach. The curriculum of the training programs are conceptualised and formulated keeping pace with the ever changing technologies and regulations to meet the needs of a host of participants. EPTRI has been empanelled by the Government of...
The State Government has notified EPTRI as a Nodal Agency for Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) and Centre for Climate Change in Andhra Pradesh vide G.O Ms. No. 101 EFS&T (Env. Dept) dated 19.11.2001. Since then EPTRI has conducted many training programmes in the areas of CDM and Climate Change. EPTRI has prepared State Action Plan...