Factsheet: National Policy on Solid Residues

National Policy on Solid Residues

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
National Policy on Solid Residues
Description: 
National Policy on Solid Residues encourages the reduction of solid waste, sewage, and effluents and the recycling of and reuse of trash to improve sanitary conditions and reduce GHG emissions. It creates standards for the federal, state and municipal governments.
Goal/Aim: 
Support biomass waste reduction and reduces GHG emissions

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
federal, state and municipal governments

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Policies ensuring sustainable production of biomass
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2010