Extended producer responsibility system will enhance the product life cycle resource utilization. On January 3, the General Office of the State Council issued the Producer Responsibility Extension Program, which defined the extension of producer responsibility as the first step to carry out eco-design, use recycled raw materials, standardize recycling and strengthen information disclosure. Electronics, automobiles, lead-acid batteries and packaging products such as the implementation of producer responsibility extension system, and clear, including automotive products, including various types of work focus.
It is understood that the extension of the producer responsibility system is widely adopted internationally, the effective promotion of electrical and electronic products industry to achieve sustainable development of environmental management system, the core is to guide the product producers to bear the product after the recovery of waste recycling and resource utilization responsibility, Producers to implement product source control, green production, which in the product life cycle to maximize the efficiency of resource use.
To automotive products, for example, the program pointed out that the extension of producer responsibility to develop policy guidelines to encourage manufacturers to use after-sales service network with qualified dismantling enterprises, remanufacturing enterprises to establish a reverse recycling system, the establishment of electric vehicle battery recycling System, and speed up the revision, including the retirement of vehicles management methods, including various types of recycling management regulations.
In addition, the program proposed that by 2020, producer responsibility extension system-related policy system initially formed, product ecology design made significant progress, the key species of waste products standard recycling and recycling utilization rate of 40% on average. By 2025, the extension of the producer responsibility system, the basic laws and regulations related to the general improvement of product eco-design generally implemented, the focus of renewable raw materials used in the proportion of 20%, waste recycling and recycling standards average of 50%.