(2) Prohibition for setting up of certain industries:-
No new unit of the industries listed in Annexure-I shall be allowed to be set up in the following areas:
i. the entire area within the municipal limits of all Municipal Corporations, Municipal Councils and Nagar Panchayats (by whatever name these are known in each state) and a 25 km belt around the cities having population of more than 1 million;
ii. 7 km belt around the periphery of the wetlands listed in Annexure-II; and
iii. 25 km belt around the periphery of National Parks, Sanctuaries and core zones of biosphere reserves,
iv. 0.5 km wide strip on either side of national highways and rail lines;
2. Establishment of New Units with certain conditions:- Establishment of new units of the industries listed in Annexure-I shall be allowed in 7 km to 25 km belt around the periphery of the wetlands listed in Annexure-II only after careful assessment of their adverse ecological and environmental impacts.