blue-check Detailing 2020 Law on Environmental Protection

Decree No. 08/2022/ND-CP dated January 10th, 2022 of the Government on elaboration of several Articles of the Law on Environmental Protection
Posted: 12/1/2022 9:54:38 AM | Latest updated: 28/6/2022 7:06:25 AM (GMT+7) | LuatVietnam: 5375 | Vietlaw: 553

This Decree regulates in details 2020 Law on Environmental Protection pertaining to these contents:

- Plans, measures for protection of water, air, land, etc. environment;

- Environmental zoning, classification of investment projects causing environment pollution;

- Responsibility of investment project owner during completion of environmental impact assessment report;

- Investment projects exempt from environmental registration;

- Conditions for environmental protection in production, provision of services, mineral mining;

- Environmental protection during import and breaking of used ships and import of scrap;


Accordingly, organizations and individuals that manufacture/import products and packaging shall fulfill their responsibility for recycling such products and packaging according to the following roadmap: from January 1st, 2024 with regard to packaging, batteries, cells; lubricating oil; tires; From January 1st, 2025 with regard to electric and electronic products, and from January 1st, 2027 with regard to vehicles.

This Decree takes effect from the date of its signing.

This Decree also amends, supplements certain articles of these Decrees: Decree No. 201/2013/ND-CPstatus2 dated November 27th, 2013; Decree No. 67/2018/ND-CP dated May 14th, 2018; Decree No. 23/2020/ND-CPstatus2 dated February 24th, 2020 and Decree No. 82/2019/ND-CPstatus2 dated November 12th, 2019.

These documents shall be abrogated: Decision No. 16/2015/QD-TTgstatus1 dated May 22nd, 2015; Decree No. 03/2015/ND-CPstatus1 dated January 6th, 2015; Decree No. 18/2015/ND-CPstatus1 dated February 14th, 2015; Decree No. 19/2015/ND-CPstatus1 dated February 14th, 2015; Decree No. 38/2015/ND-CPstatus1 dated April 24th, 2015; Decree No. 127/2014/ND-CPstatus1 dated December 31st, 2014; Decree No. 40/2019/ND-CPstatus1 dated May 13th, 2019; Decree No. 54/2021/ND-CPstatus1 dated May 21st, 2021; Article 4, Article 24 and clause 3 Article 45 Decree No. 80/2014/ND-CPstatus2 dated August 6th, 2014.

Please be informed that the attached forms are neither translated nor included in the English file.
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Effective date 10-Jan-2022
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Published Vietlaw's Newsletter No. 553
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