As revealed by an official notice1 on October 20, 2023, Vietnam’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) is consulting on the revision on Decree No. 08/2022/ND-CP Detailing a Number of Articles of the Law on Environmental Protection2. Feedback can be submitted on this website3 prior to November 4, 2023.
Amendments are made on several subject-matters, including the management of persistent organic pollutant (POPs) and extended producer responsibility (EPR). EPR requirements are mandatory in Vietnam.