Category Archives: Vietnam

Understanding the expanded Vietnam waste import restrictions

As the Vietnamese Government has gradually expanded its Law on Environmental Protection, operators who wish to import waste into Vietnam should stay informed. Over time, Vietnam has responded to environmental incidents with increased environmental legislation. Whilst the strengthening of the Law on Environmental Protection does hold businesses to account, it also increases complexity. To help…

Vietnam Prime Minister issues Directive 33 / CT-TTg to strengthen the management, reuse, recycling, treatment and minimisation of plastic waste

To combat one of the most pressing environmental issues, the Vietnam Prime Minister has issued a Directive (33 / CT-TTg). This Directive strengthens Vietnam’s ability to minimise plastic waste through waste classification, legislation and establishing cross-government groups. From a global perspective, Greenpeace research warns that almost 12 million tonnes of plastic end up in the…

Safe return of Wiser consultant to Vietnam

Our top priority remains the safety of our employees, customers and partners. Adhering to government COVID-19 advice, the whole Wiser Environment team has been working remotely and practicing social distancing. For the majority of our team, working remotely means working from the comfort of the home. This has not been the case for one of…

Unique Vietnam environmental consultant job opportunity

Wiser Environment is an established UK environmental consultancy specialising in integrated management systems, waste management, energy development, planning and permitting.  We have established an office in Ho Chi Minh and are now looking to expand by recruiting a Vietnam environmental consultant.  If you are an experienced environmental professional, apply for this unique Vietnam job opportunity…

Wiser opens Vietnam office

Wiser Environment has opened a satellite office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to provide environmental and management system consultancy services to European and Vietnamese businesses operating in the region, as well as training in environmental awareness and wastes management. The move capitalises on the relocation of Senior Consultant, Joana Santos to Ho Chi Minh…