Posts of Noise

China releases draft on promoting industrial noise monitoring

Noise-generating industrial companies would be encouraged to implement self-monitoring.


On Dec. 14, 2022, China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment released draft “opinions” on promoting industrial noise monitoring to seek public comments. The draft opinions encourage

China publishes draft revision of noise pollution control law

Noise limits set for electrical equipment, other machines

Environmental Policies Noise Automobiles Motorcycles Non-road Mobile Machinery Vessels Household Appliances IT Equipments Office Equipments

The Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress published a draft revision of the Noise Pollution Control Law (噪声污染防治法) to solicit comments after deliberating on the revision. Comments will be …

3-Year schedule for National Technical Standards (QCVN) development on environmental management in Vietnam

Including wastewater standards, exhaust gas standards, microplastics, POPs, etc.

Chemical Substances (Products) Wastes (Factory) Water Air Soil Noise Vibration Environmental Management

On November 25, 2020, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Vietnam enacted the “Decision No. 2664/QD-BTNMT on approval of the plan to develop National Technical Regulation (QCVN) on …

Bhutan releases Environmental Standards, 2020, establishing various standard values

11 criteria including industrial effluent discharge standards and vehicular emission standards being specified

Environmental Policies Others (Products) Water Air Noise Occupational Safety and Health Motorcycles

In June 2020, the National Environment Commission of Bhutan released the Environmental Standards, 2020. The standards establish standard values for the following 11 criteria. Ambient water quality criteria Industrial effluent …