Environment, Health and Safety is the regulations that are designed to protect the environment, safety and health of employees which enables companies to conduct business in an environmentally responsible manner. The demand for EHS solution and services is increasing rapidly which is expected to reach a new level of efficiency, accuracy, and security. In India, there is a wide scope for Environment, Health, and Safety Consultancy. Both the International safety standards implementation in Indian industries and Environmental legislation and its implications on climate change towards developing countries like India creates more opportunity in the EHS field where there is a wide scope.
The Rekhapalli Environmental Solutions and Technologies was established in 2017. Located in Vijjeswaram, West Godavri district, and Andhra Pradesh with a headcount of 10, the inception ideology of the organization was environmental compliance which will be a major hurdle for any industry if not in control of pollution. A new methodology developed by Rekhapalli Environmental Solutions and Technologies is the Green Campus certification process by calculating eco-score for any campus.
A green campus is a place where eco-friendly practices and education combine to promote sustainable and eco-friendly practices in the campus. And the minimum Eco-score required to get a Green Campus status is 75%, which include the process of meeting the green campus initiative representative by visiting college premises, reviewing current practices and existing facility arrangements, assessment of eco-score, then reporting the eco-score of the assessment taken within 15 days. Also, advice will be given to improve the eco-score if it is less.
Pollution Control Services, Manufacturing of Animal lifting equipment, Safety enhancement programmes (SEP), Development of Open Classrooms, Thermal & Mechanical engineering Museum for colleges, Environmental Impact Assessment, Green Campus Certification and pollution assessment for the Universities and Colleges, Laboratory services in Ambient/indoor air quality monitoring, water, soil analysis, and noise monitoring, Hazardous and toxicological analysis, Research in the agricultural and veterinary sector are some of the services and unique features that Rekhapalli Environmental Solutions and Technologies offers. Animal Lifter device which is an Indian patented one and is the first of its kind in the Animal Husbandry field which is our initial start in manufacturing.
“Rather than the existence of high-quality professionals in the organization, most of the customers are looking for certification. Therefore, NABET certification is added value for any Environmental consultancy to sustain long periods. For improving safety in industries, our organization has uniquely designed a Safety Enhancement Programme (SEP). And, the establishment consists of Scientists, doctors and engineers as well as we collect Innovative idea generations, R&D by the young minds from colleges for their projects” says Dr. Srinivasa Rao Rekhapalli, CMD.
Some of the major clients served by REST are Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada, A.P with Open Classroom and Thermal & Mechanical engineering Museum, Aditya College of Engineering, Surampalem, A.P which took Pollution Assessment & Certified as a Pollution free campus, JNTU Narasaraopet, A.P with Nakshatravanam and Mini Gokulam Project, Govt. of A.P.
“As an establishment and teamwork, we overcome those challenges by MoU with Navega Enviro Engineers which is MoEF&CC approved laboratory, ISO-9001-2015, ISO-45001-2018 consulting company and we designed low-cost animal lifter which helped in reduction of cost by 1/3rd of the actual price. Also, we received the “India 500 start-up award” in the year of 2019” adds Dr. Srinivasa Rao Rekhapalli.
For future, REST aims for the NABET certification for EIA Process, and the establishment of NABL approved environmental laboratory. To allow the young minds in innovative ideas to generate and support funding and implementation on-site as a start-up company is the goal of Rekhapalli Environmental Solutions and Technologies.