Vietnam, RoK cooperate to manage hazardous waste

(VOV) -Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on August 5 met to discuss the possibility of constructing a modernised waste facility in Vietnam utilising the hazardous waste electronic manifest system (“e-Manifest”).

Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Bui Cach Tuyen said, the project would aim to implement a hazardous waste control system and integrate online services for agencies, organizations, businesses and communities, helping improve  the effectiveness of management on environmental protection and sustainable development.

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Representative Chang Jae Jun confirmed that the two sides achieved successful cooperation results, adding that KOICA will assist Vietnam in other fields