Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Mr Maran to inaugurate first of its kind eco-textile park

Mr Maran to inaugurate first of its kind eco-textile park

08
Sep '09
The Textile Minister, Mr Maran will inaugurate the first of its kind Eco-Textile Park, a green field project in Palsana, near Surat in Gujarat on Wednesday.

Gujarat Eco-Textile Park Ltd (GETP) is state of art textile industrial estate which boasts infrastructure of international class supported by Ministry of Textile, Government of India under SITP scheme & Government of India.

GETP is one of the 1st state-of-the-art Eco-Textile Parks in India with specific focus on environment issues. The Park is located on a 73 acre plot of land about 22 kms from Surat.

72 existing textile entrepreneurs comprising of 34 weavers, 12 embroiderers, 24 processing houses and 2 composite units (with weaving, processing & embroidery facilities) have proposed to set up facilities in the park.

The common amenities that are available include a common effluent treatment plant, waste-to-energy incinerator, captive power plant, green belt and a Centre of Excellence to house design centre, testing laboratories and product development centre.

Other facilities also include a warehouse, worker canteen, training centre and fuel station. Around eight textile processing units have already started functioning at GETP and the park will generate 25,000 direct and in-direct jobs when fully functional.




Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 28th Oct 2020

Ascent to full recovery likely to be long, uncertain: IMF

The ascent to a full economic recovery will likely be long, uneven...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 28th Oct 2020

Pak trade bodies demand duty-free cotton yarn export

Pakistan's value-added textile exporters have urged the government to ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Retail | On 28th Oct 2020

C&A avoids over 116,000 metric tons of GHG emissions

During 2019, C&A avoided more than 116,000 metric tons of greenhouse...

Interviews View All

Spokesperson, Hugo Boss

Spokesperson
Hugo Boss

'Hugo Boss works with carefully selected sourcing partners'

Abhishek Samdaria, Reflete

Abhishek Samdaria
Reflete

GST will certainly reduce a lot of paperwork in future

Textile industry, Head honchos

Textile industry
Head honchos

RCEP was always going to be a double-edged sword

Gagan Gulati,

Gagan Gulati

PG Silk Mills Private Limited had a humble start with a hand-dyeing unit....

KK Lalpuria,

KK Lalpuria

Indo Count Industries is an India-based home textile company engaged in...

Kalai Selvi,

Kalai Selvi

Vidyashilp Academy in Bengaluru is the country's first Fairtrade School....

Steve Cole, Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Justin Gutierrez, INDA

Justin Gutierrez
INDA

The Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA) has created a new...

Mr Ambrose Chan, DSG International (Thailand) PLC

Mr Ambrose Chan
DSG International (Thailand) PLC

Sweta Agarwal, A Humming Way

Sweta Agarwal
A Humming Way

A Humming Way (AHW) is inspired by the old-world regalia of Rajasthan...

Varsha Wadhwa, VW

Varsha Wadhwa
VW

Coming from a family that ran a business of jute and linen mills since...

Suman Nathwani, Suman Nathwani

Suman Nathwani
Suman Nathwani

<span style="font-size: 12px;">Designer Suman Nathwani talks about her...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


October 2020

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search