Sustainable use of natural resources in the context of trade liberalization and export growth in Indonesia - a study on the use of economic instruments in the pulp and paper industry

UNEP ; State Ministry for the Environment, Republic of Indonesia (2005)

This study identifies and reviews existing environmental policies in the Indonesian pulp and paper industry. It offers a detailed assessment of existing market-based incentives, and proposes an effluent charge to abate pollution in the pulp and paper industry. The aim of this publication is to promote the use of economic instruments for environmental protection, by providing in-depth analysis, a comprehensive assessment, and a best practice for the utilization of economic instruments for others wishing to introduce economic instruments.

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