Guangdong Province, The Pearl River Delta Region Air Pollution Prevention And Control Measures

Original Language Title: 广东省珠江三角洲大气污染防治办法

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Guangdong Province, the Pearl River Delta region air pollution prevention and control measures

    (February 27, 2009 at the 11th session of the people's Government of Guangdong Province 27 Executive meeting on March 30, 2009 134th promulgated by the people's Government of Guangdong Province as of May 1, 2009) first in order to protect and improve atmospheric environment in the Pearl River Delta region, and culture, a compound atmospheric pollution, protection of human health, in accordance with the People's Republic of China air pollution prevention law and the provisions of relevant laws and regulations, these measures are formulated. Second approach applies to controlling air pollution in the Pearl River Delta region in Guangdong Province.

    Units and individuals involved in these measures refers to units and individuals within the Pearl River Delta region.

    The Pearl River Delta region (hereinafter referred to as the regional) in accordance with the provisions of the plan for modernization in the Pearl River Delta economic zone, Guangdong Province, sure.

    Third provincial people's Government, the development of regional air pollution prevention and control plan, there are plans to control or reduce the total discharge of major pollutants.

    The people's Government above the county level to improve air quality is responsible for the administrative area, planning to take measures to make the administrative areas of atmospheric environmental quality up to the required standard.

    Forth at all levels shall exercise unified supervision and administration over environmental protection departments on prevention of air pollution, issuing air quality information.

    Economic macro-control departments to formulate industrial policy conducive to the prevention of air pollution; public security, transportation, fisheries, maritime administration in accordance with their respective responsibilities, to exercise supervision over motor vehicles, boats, air pollution prevention and control management.

    Other relevant competent authorities within their respective areas of responsibility, to supervise and administer the prevention of air pollution.

    People's government supervisory organs at all levels in accordance with the relevant administrative departments and their staff to supervise and inspect the implementation of air pollution prevention and control responsibilities, acts of investigation does not perform its duties in a timely manner.

    Fifth province people's Government the establishment of regional air pollution control joint control cooperation mechanism, take the following steps to monitor air pollution prevention and control in the region:

    (A) check the regional implementation of the pollution prevention planning, organizational assessment Governments at all levels of air pollution prevention and control work in the region;

    (B) report regularly to the regional air pollution prevention planning implementation progress, air quality, major construction projects;

    (C) coordinate the resolution of cross-administrative areas of Shanghai air pollution disputes;

    (D) the coordination of local, sectoral regional harmonization of environmental protection policies.

    Sixth provincial environmental protection authorities should be set up in line with regional air pollution characteristics of atmospheric environmental quality monitoring and evaluation system, building a regional air quality monitoring network system, monitoring sites should cover urban areas, urban roads and clean background area.

    Prefecture-level city environmental protection department shall, in accordance with national and provincial provisions establishing and improving the atmospheric environmental monitoring network, establishing systematic monitoring of air quality and atmospheric pollution sources online.

    Provincial meteorological authorities should be carried out on the effects of atmospheric pollutant transport, diffusion and assessment of the present situation of changing weather conditions, the establishment of regional haze monitoring, prediction, early warning system.

    Article seventh all units and individuals have the obligation to protect the atmospheric environment, atmospheric environment pollution and the right to impeach and accuse any units or individuals.

    Local environmental protection authorities at all levels shall be established in accordance with local realities of air pollution, motor vehicle pollution award-winning reporting system or appointment "social supervisors", assist in the supervision and administration of air pollution prevention and control.

    Governments at all levels to advance beyond index of total quantity control of pollutants or enterprises have made outstanding contributions in air pollution prevention and control and other units and individuals to recognize and reward.

    Eighth provincial people's Government on the regional emissions of sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, volatile organic compounds, respirable particulates and other major air pollutants the implementation of total quantity control system.

    The people's Governments above the county level shall, according to provincial regulations, reduction and control of the administrative area of emissions of major air pollutants.

    Emissions of atmospheric pollutants, and shall not exceed the national or local air pollutant emission standard and the main indicators of total emission control of atmospheric pollutants.

    Of over major air pollutants total amount control of indicators, and environmental capacity of the region, government environmental authorities shall suspend approval of new construction projects of the total discharge of major pollutants in the atmosphere environment impact assessment document.

    The prohibition of the development and use of air pollutant emissions from larger industries and product; promoting enterprise energy saving and promoting cleaner production.

    Nineth prefecture-level municipality should be on buses, taxis and public service vehicles to new vehicles to be registered ahead of next phase of the implementation of the national vehicle emission standards, supporting out second phase of national emission standards in bus, taxi compensation policies; encourage drivers of other vehicles new vehicles to be registered ahead of next phase of the implementation of the national vehicle emission standards. Environmental label management of motor vehicle.

    Prohibited emission standard of air pollutants for vehicles driven on the road.

    Motor boat driving time shall not exceed the national emission standards.

    Tenth oil supply enterprises shall, before December 31, 2009 to supply all gas stations in the region in line with national vehicle emission standards at the present stage of motor oil, and to speed up the promotion of supply conform to the next phase of the national motor vehicle emission standards for motor oil.

    New oil, gas stations and newly-registered oil tanker shall be put into use vapour recovery system after installation is complete; built oil depot, gas station in tank wagons should be completed by the end of 2010 and the comprehensive control of oil-gas recovery facilities.

    11th no longer plan new coal fuel power plants in the region.

    Coal-fired, and fuel power plant and the using industrial boiler, and kiln furnace of units should according to national and province of provides take desulfurization, and solid sulfur, and dust, and off nitrogen or low nitrogen burning technology, coal-fired, and fuel power plant and the rated evaporation is greater than 65 steam tons of boiler, and kiln furnace should installation atmosphere pollutants emissions automatically online monitoring device, and local government environmental protection competent sector networking, and guarantee its normal run. Install desulfurizing facilities in coal-fired units, install nitrogen facilities in coal, oil, natural gas, according to enjoy price increase policy.

    Under the same level of energy consumption, installed generator implemented priority of desulfurization, denitrification facilities Internet access.

    Prefecture-level city people's Government shall, in accordance with the needs of air pollution prevention and control within the district eliminated high energy consumption and heavy pollution of industrial boilers, kilns, positive development of low energy consumption, low pollution or pollution-free industrial boilers, kilns; development of coal-fired boiler, furnace using clean energy the scope, duration and subsidy policies, reduction of coal-burning pollution.

    Prefecture-level municipality should be based on the prevention of air pollution need a fuel restriction area in the administrative area, new conventional coal-fired, oil-fired boilers is not permitted in the restricted area.

    12th out of volatile organic compound paints, coatings with high content of products encourages the production and sale of low volatile organic compound content of insecticide aerosol, detergents, adhesives, hair sprays and other products.

    Automobile manufacturers, automotive repair, petrochemical processing, furniture manufacturing, shoemaking, printing, electronics, clothing, dry cleaning industries shall in accordance with the relevant technical specifications control fugitive emissions of volatile organic compounds.

    13th city catering operator of exhaust, dust must not exceed prescribed standards, range hood should be through a special flue emissions, the exhaust of urban underground pipeline network is prohibited.

    New food service establishments should use electricity, natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas and other clean energy has been built around the food service establishments should be in accordance with the request of the people's Government at the municipal level within a switch to clean energy.

    14th prohibition of waste asphalt, linoleum, rubber, plastics, leather and other burning can produce toxic or harmful smoke and odor substances for use as fuel; prohibit open burning recycled metal.

    15th urban idle, or bare land to the Green conditions to establish temporary green space.

    Storing, stacking, coal gangue, coal cinder, ash, sand, dust and other materials prone to generate dust, should take the walls, covering prevention and control measures of dust pollution.

    Construction site wall, covering prevention and control measures of dust pollution and construction vehicles entering and leaving the site should take measures such as spraying or flushing.

    Handling, transport, storage may release toxic gases or dust substances, shall be equipped with special sealing equipment or take other measures.

    In roads, squares and other public places clean cleaning jobs, should take measures to control dust pollution. 16th people's Governments at various levels should set up air pollution forecast and early warning systems and contingency plans.

    When pollution levels reach the warning level, the following emergency measures shall be taken:

    (A) inform units and residents who may be affected by the pollution;

    (B) the ban imposed on specific sources of pollution emissions;

    (C) Prohibitions or restrictions on high-emission motor vehicle traffic;

    (D) take other effective measures to reduce or eliminate pollution.

    17th article violation this approach eighth article third paragraph provides, sewage units emissions pollutants over national or place provides of atmosphere pollutants emissions standard of, by County above government environmental protection competent sector law ordered deadline governance, at 10,000 yuan above 100,000 yuan following fine; over national or place provides of atmosphere pollutants total control index of, by County above government environmental protection competent sector ordered deadline governance, at 10,000 yuan above 30,000 yuan following fine. During the time limit, by the local environmental protection authorities be ordered or discontinued treatment of limiting production, restricting emissions.

    Time limit for the longest period of not more than 1 year, and fails to complete the task of governance, approval of the people's Government at the closure, closure.

    18th in violation of paragraph II of this article Nineth, emission standard of air pollutants for vehicles driven on the road, by the public security organs shall be legally punished.
Disobey Nineth prescribed in the third paragraph, powerboat driving in excess of the prescribed emission standards, by the marine, transportation, fisheries, such as exercising the right of supervision and management departments shall punish according to law.

    19th violates the provisions of the second paragraph of this article tenth, rectification by the people's Governments above the county level environmental protection authority, and fined a maximum of 3000 Yuan and 30,000 yuan.

    20th violates the provisions of the second paragraph of this article 11th, rectification by the people's Governments above the county level environmental protection authority; it fails, fines of between 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan.

    Article 21st disobey 13th article, 15th paragraph, by the people's Governments above the county level environmental protection department or other legally exercising the right of supervision and Administration Department shall be ordered to desist from the illegal act, correct within a more than 5000 Yuan and fined a maximum of 50,000 yuan.

    22nd in violation of the provisions of article 14th, by the people's Governments above the county-level environment protection authorities be ordered to desist from the illegal act, more than 2000 Yuan and fined a maximum of 20,000 yuan.

    23rd article violation this approach 15th article first paragraph, and second paragraph, and fourth paragraph provides, in city urban for construction construction or engaged in other produced Yang dust pollution of activities, not take effective Yang dust control measures, led atmosphere environment by pollution of, law ordered deadline rectification, at 2000 Yuan above 20,000 yuan following fine; on late still not reached local environmental protection provides requirements of, can ordered its shutdown reorganization.

    Prescribed in the preceding paragraph to dust pollution caused by construction of punishment decided by the construction administrative departments of the people's Governments above the county level; to dust pollution caused by other penalties, the competent departments designated by the people's Governments above the county level.

    Article 24th anti-air pollution monitoring, supervision and management of law enforcement personnel who abuse their power, malpractice, neglect their duties, administrative inaction, penalties constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law. 25th article of the rules take effect on May 1, 2009.