LICENSING / PERMISSIONS of Biodiesel Making Process

1 Factory License Required to setup a factory at your desired location. You may obtain the same from your District Authority / Panchayat.
2 Pollution Control Clearance Required as per factory norms.
3 Explosive License ( for Methanol) Only required if you store Methanol in excess of 1000Ltrs. Till 999 Ltrs you do not require any license to store Methanol.
4 Food Department Clearance Methanol is a poisonous alcohol (for humans), therefore, a clearance may be required from the Food Department for the use/storage of the same. Please check with your State Government.
5 Fire License Standard fire license for any factory. You require to have Dry Chemical Powder (DCP) Type Fire Extinguishers (combined Class A B C type) with a Water Storage facility.
6 Noc From NHAI (If applicable) Other Licenses /Permission is introduced by the Government Prior to the opening of the Biodiesel Mini Plant.