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Tamil Nadu M-Sand Policy 2023(Sectoral)

M-Sand / Crushed Sand is an alternate to river sand for construction activities and infrastructural development.  The main objectives of this M-Sand Policy is to ensure zero waste mining/ quarrying in the State, prevent damage to the river ecosystem by rationalizing the use of river sand in a conserved manner and to promote the usage of quality M-Sand /Crushed Sand having greater compressive strength.


Year: 2023

Department: Industries, Investment Promotion and Commerce

River ecosystem Crushed sand Zero waste Recycling Geology & Mining M-Sand Quality of sand Conservation of river sand Sustainability Mining of sand Quarrying TN Policy 2023