China Update, March 2021

24 March 2021

The Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE) released the national quality status for surface water from January to September 2020 and ambient air for September 2020. Read more about the quality status in the March issue of China Update.

China Update environmental and health regulations

China Update environmental and health regulations



Xiao-Jian Zhou

Managing Principal, Environment & Heath China
T: +86 (0) 21 6473 6885
Lisa Christowitz, Head of Communications, Middle East and Asia

Lisa Christowitz

Head of Communications, Middle East & Asia Pacific
T: +971 4 334 3616

Published quarterly, China Update provides quarterly briefings on major environment, health and safety (EHS) regulatory developments in China. The March issue covers several country-wide topics, such as the management measures for carbon emission trading, the national hazardous waste inventory, ban on import of solid waste, China’s biosafety law, and management measures for recycling and disposal of pesticide packaging waste. See our full list of articles below and read the newsletter using the links at right. 

  • National Surface Water and Ambient Air Quality Status 
  • Management Measures for Carbon Emission Trading (Trial) 
  • National Hazardous Waste Inventory 
  • Ban on Import of Solid Waste 
  • China’s Biosafety Law 
  • Management Measures for Recycling and Disposal of Pesticide Packaging Waste
  • Regulation on Pesticide Management in Shanghai
  • Shanghai’s Compensation System for Ecological Environment Damage 
  • Regulation on Water Resource in Zhejiang Province



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