18 – 19 September 2017
Kuala Lumpur





This presentation will provide a brief overview of the recent policy changes adopted by the Chinese government to monitor, control and reduce the levels of lead exposure and pollution caused by production of lead–acid batteries (LABs) and their collection and recycling after use. An outline will then be given of the legislation recently introduced in China and requires LAB manufacturers to adopt policies and practices that comply with the concept of ‘Extended Producer Responsibility’.

Yeo Lin
Zhejiang University
Professor - School of Public Affairs, Director - Industrial Development Research Center