Ministry of environmental protection: completion of emission permit for thermal power paper industry by July
Release date: 2017-05-24 16:26
Recently, in order to implement the "implementation plan for controlling pollutant discharge permit system", the Ministry of environmental protection issued the notice on carrying out the emission permit management of thermal power, paper making industry and Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei pilot cities.
The notice clearly requested that before June 30, 2017, the application and issuance of discharge permit for thermal power and paper industry enterprises in the country will be completed, and the application and issuance of emission permits for steel and cement viaducts in Beijing, Baoding and Langfang will be tested. From 2017 onwards, the above-mentioned industries and enterprises should carry out emission permits and establish self monitoring, information disclosure, recording ledgers and periodic reporting system.
The circular points out that environmental protection departments at all levels should guide enterprises to declare sewage permits according to the Provisional Regulations on pollutant discharge permit management and the application of industrial sewage permits and the issuance of technical specifications, and standardize the examination and verification.
The Ministry of environmental protection issued a document in January 5th on the "Interim Provisions on the management of pollutant discharge permits" (hereinafter referred to as the "Regulations").
The article states that the "Regulations" are important because the relevant regulations on pollutant discharge permit management are unified from the national level, which is mainly used to guide the application and issuance of pollutant discharge permits.
Specifically, the regulations require that the following permit matters be specified in the discharge permit:
"The location and quantity of sewage outlets, the mode of discharge, the direction of discharge, etc., the types of pollutants discharged, the permitted discharge concentration, the permitted discharge volume, and other licensing matters stipulated by laws and regulations. Where there are special requirements for the discharge of pollutants from pollutant discharge units, the local people's government has formulated special requirements for environmental quality deadlines and the heavy pollution weather measures. The pollutant discharge permit shall include the following requirements for environmental management: requirements for environmental protection measures such as operation and maintenance of pollution prevention and control facilities, no organization emission control, self monitoring plan, account record and execution report, etc., and information disclosure requirements for self monitoring and execution reports of pollutant discharge units, and other matters stipulated by laws and regulations.
In addition, the regulations stipulate that the Ministry of environmental protection has formulated and promulgated the list of pollutant discharge permit classification according to the industry, and has been promoting the management of pollutant discharge permits in batches. In accordance with the difference in the amount of pollutants generated, the amount of discharge and the degree of environmental harm, the Ministry of environmental protection has stipulated in the list of pollutant discharge permission classification management that the pollution permits difference tube for different industries or different types of pollutant discharge units in the same industry will be implemented. Li. Pollutant discharge permits and streamlined management should be implemented for pollutant discharge units with relatively small amount of pollutants and low environmental hazards. The environmental protection department at the county level shall be responsible for the implementation of simple management of pollutant discharge permit issuance, and the rest of the pollutant discharge permit shall be issued by the local (city) level environmental protection department.