New Delhi, the26th April , 2004.               


S.O. 598 ( E)- In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (b)  of sub-section (1) of section 12 and section 13 of the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 (29 of 1986) read with rule 10 of the Environment (Protection)  Rules, 1986, the Central Government hereby recognises the laboratories specified in column (2) of the Table below as environmental laboratories to carry out the functions entrusted to the environmental laboratories under the said Act and the rules made there under, and the persons specified in column (3) of the said Table to be the Government Analysts for the purposes of analysis of samples of air, water, soil or other substances sent for analysis by the Central Government or the officer empowered under section 11 of the said Act, and for that purpose makes the following further amendment in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Environment and Forests, number S.O.728(E) dated the 21st July, 1987, namely:-


            In the Table appended to the said notification -


(i)  for serial number 110 and entries relating thereto, the following serial numbers and entries shall be substituted, namely:-



Name of the Laboratory

Name of the Analyst




" 110.

M/s Sophisticated Industrial Materials Analystic Labs Private Limited, C-95, Phase-I, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi - 110 020.

1) Sh. Jagmohan Singh Chadha

2) Sh. Virendra Kumar Sharma

3) Shri Harish Kumar Arora"


(ii)        after serial number  112 and the entries relating thereto, the following serial numbers and entries shall be added, namely:



M/s Horizon Services Environmental and Safety, 39, Shyamsunder Society, Near Mhatre Bridge, Pune - 411 030.

(1) Sh. Kunal Manohar Nargolkar

(2) Sh. Anil Trimbak Deobhankar

(3)  Sh. Amit Anand Patki


M/s Gadark Laboratory  Private Limited Industrial Analysts &  Consultants, 15,  Hindustan Kohinoor Industrial  Complex, L.B.S. Marg, Vikhroli (W), Mumbai - 83.

(1) Shri Bhimrao Shamrao Rane

(2)Shri Sharad Bhaskar Gawde

(3) Shri Kailash Vasant Chitalkar


M/s Ashwamedh Engineers  and  Consultants C-operative Society Ltd., Plot No. 89/11/2, Second Floor, Pathardi (Siemen's Colony) Road, Indira Nagar, Nashik -422009.

(1) Smt. Aparna Sunil Pharande

(2) Shri Santosh Bhaskar Panicker

(3) Mrs. Deepali Vinit Borawake


M/s AES Laboratories, B-118, Phase-II, Noida - 201304.

(1)  Shri  Nand.Gopal  Maurya

(2) Shri Rajesh Kumar Singh

(3) Shri Birendra Singh Rajwar


2.         The recognition of laboratories mentioned at  serial numbers 113 -  116  of the table  shall be valid for a period of five years from the date of publication of this notification in the Official Gazette.  The recognition can be revoked earlier by the Central Government ".


[F.No.Q.15018/ 22/2000 -CPW}



Note:- The principal notification was published in the Gazette of India vide number S.O. 728(E) dated 21st July, 1987 and subsequently amended vide:-


S.O. 838(E) dated 23rd September, 1987, S.O. 989  (E), dated 17th November, 1987, S.O. 156 (E) dated 24th February, 1989, S.O. 489 (E), dated 17th May, 1989, S.O. 846 (E) dated 24th October, 1989, S.O. 375 (E), dated 26th April, 1990, S.O.633 (E) dated 31st August, 1994, S.O.54(E), dated 15th January, 1997, S.O.305(E) dated 7th April, 1997, S.O.173(E) dated 9th March, 1998, S.O.1508 dated 27th July, 1998, S.O.454, dated 11th February, 2000 , S.O. 683, dated 23rd March, 2001 & S.O.820 (E) , dated 2nd August, 2002, S.O. 1257 (E) dated the 2nd December, 2002, S.O. 462 (E) dated the 23rd April, 2003.