7. Packaging, labeling and transport of hazardous wastes
(4) The occupier shall prepare six copies of the manifest in Form 9 comprising of colour code indicated below (all six copies to be signed by the transporter):
Copy number with colour code
Copy 1 (White)
to be forwarded by the occupier to the State Pollution Control Board or Committee
Copy 2 (Yellow)
to be retained by the occupier after taking signature on it from the transporter and rest of the four copies to be carried by the transporter
Copy 3 (Pink)
to be retained by the operator of the facility after signature Copy
Copy 4 (Orange)
to be returned to the transporter by the operator of facility after accepting waste
Copy 5 (Green)
to be returned by the operator of the facility to State Pollution Control Board/Committee after treatment and disposal of wastes.
Copy 6 (Blue)
to be returned by the operator of the facility to the occupier after treatment and disposal of wastes
(5) The occupier shall forward copy number 1 (white) to the State Pollution Control Board or Committee and in case the hazardous waste is likely to be transported through any transit State, the occupier shall prepare an additional copy each for such State and forward the same to the concerned State Pollution Control Board or Committee before the hands over the hazardous waste to the transporter. No transporter shall accept hazardous wastes from an occupier for transport unless it is accompanied by copy number 2 to 5 of the manifest. The transporter shall return copy number 2 (yellow) of the manifest signed with date to the occupier as token of receipt of the other four copies of the manifest and retain the remaining four copies to the carried and handed over to respective agencies as specified in sub-rule (4).