KNK Corporation

Category -A

Project type- 3. Materials Production

Project Sub type- 3 a) Primary metallurgical industry

Project Details - Public Hearing for Beneficiation Plant of 1.2 million tones per annum and Pelletization Plant of 1.2 million tones per annum. Area: 318.182 Acres (128.7639ha). Impacts on air: Main source of air pollution in a plant is from various works in the plant. Main sources of fugitive emissions are raw material unloading, raw material handling, product house, material transfer points, storage bin etc. in addition to this, dust will generated due to movement of vehicles. The dust generated during movement of tippers on the road is the main source of pollution. Impacts due to noise: The main sources of noise in the mine are classified into following types:

  • • Crushing
  • • Grinding
  • • Operation of Heavy Earth Moving Machinery (HEMM)

Location of the Project - Sy. No. 95 and 100A of Kotegal Village Badami Tehsil, Bagalkot District  Karnataka

District- Bagalkot

State- Karnataka

Date & Time: 05-08-2013

Venue: NA

More information:

Notice on PCB site (English)

EIA Executive Summary English

EIA Executive summary on the PCB site (English)

EIA Executive Summary Local Language

EIA Executive summary on the PCB site (Local Language)