• An Giang
  • Binh Duong
  • Binh Phuoc
  • Binh Thuan
  • Binh Dinh
  • Bac Lieu
  • Bac Giang
  • Bac Kan
  • Bac Ninh
  • Ben Tre
  • Cao Bang
  • Ca Mau
  • Can Tho
  • Dien Bien
  • Da Nang
  • Da Lat
  • Dak Lak
  • Dak Nong
  • Dong Nai
  • Dong Thap
  • Gia Lai
  • Ha Noi
  • Ho Chi Minh
  • Ha Giang
  • Ha Nam
  • Ha Tinh
  • Hoa Binh
  • Hung Yen
  • Hai Duong
  • Hai Phong
  • Hau Giang
  • Khanh Hoa
  • Kien Giang
  • Kon Tum
  • Lai Chau
  • Long An
  • Lao Cai
  • Lam Dong
  • Lang Son
  • Nam Dinh
  • Nghe An
  • Ninh Binh
  • Ninh Thuan
  • Phu Tho
  • Phu Yen
  • Quang Binh
  • Quang Nam
  • Quang Ngai
  • Quang Ninh
  • Quang Tri
  • Soc Trang
  • Son La
  • Thanh Hoa
  • Thai Binh
  • Thai Nguyen
  • Thua Thien Hue
  • Tien Giang
  • Tra Vinh
  • Tuyen Quang
  • Tay Ninh
  • Vinh Long
  • Vinh Phuc
  • Vung Tau
  • Yen Bai

Recycling of tires, tubes, batteries, and lubricant oils mandatory from January 2024

VGP – Producers and importers shall have to recycle rubber tires and inner tubes, batteries, and lubricant oils, and cartons according to the mandatory recycling rate and specifications from January 1, 2024.

January 01, 2024 7:43 PM GMT+7
Recycling of tires, tubes, batteries, and lubricant oils mandatory from January 2024- Ảnh 1.

This is part of Viet Nam's effort to implement the expanded producer responsibility (EPR) as institutionalized in the Law on Environmental Protection adopted by the National Assembly in 2020.

This regulation shall be applicable to producers and importers having annual revenue of over VND30 billion and 20 billion, respectively.

The mandatory recycling rates are as follows:

5 percent for rubber tires and tubes; 8-12 percent for baterries; 10-22 percent for cartons.

The producers and importers mentioned above are entitled to recycle products and packages adopting one of the following methods:

Organize recycling of products and packages

(ii) Make a financial contribution to the Viet Nam Environment Protection Fund to support recycling of products and packages

The producers and importers shall register their recycling plans and submit annual reports on recycling results to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment./.