China Market Intelligence

February 17th, 2016
Owen Haacke

Environmental compliance is taking center stage as US companies face implementation of China’s 2015 Environmental Protection Law (EPL), new regulations on improving soil and air quality, and a sharp increase in environmental inspections. The changes are part of a high-level “war on pollution” launched in 2013 to address environmental concerns raised by the public with a bolstered environmental enforcement regime. The changes have led to uncertainty about the environmental licensing...