On April 21, China's cabinet published the Notice of Establishing Guangdong Free Trade Zone, by which the government has confirmed Guangdong is allowed to open the country's first carbon futures exchange.
The updated guidelines are now in effect in NSW and may require notification of additional contaminated sites to the EPA.
There is no mandatory requirement to consider cumulative impacts from other projects outside the proponent's control.
Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers
Of significant interest to property developers will be the more prominent role to be performed by approved Auditors.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Given significant penalties for a failure to report, land owners and operators should review these Reporting Guidelines.
These EPA Guidelines replace previous guidelines and provide information on the duty to report contamination to the EPA.
King & Wood Mallesons
As a result of significant environmental degradation, China is developing stringent controls over environmental issues.
The pilot schemes have seen a relatively high level of compliance by emitters.
Foley & Lardner
In December 2014, just looking at the areas of product stewardship and sustainability, China issued roughly sixty laws or other regulatory measures.
Herbert Smith Freehills
China's economy and GDP numbers have been the envy of the
rest of the world for many years, but not without a serious cost.
PSA Legal Counsellors
An inevitable consequence of development and industrial progress is generation of waste. Therefore, efficient waste management is a matter of international concern.
Trust Legal, Advocates & Consultants
India has a robust environmental policy and detailed enforcement jurisprudence for environmental compliances.
Tighter air pollution restrictions have been put out by ECan, with a 1 May deadline for submissions wanting changes.
Environment Canterbury has released the Council's decision on the proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan (LWRP).
Under the ETS, forest owners may have obligations to account for ETUs if they deforest their land or change land uses.