• Donor: MOIT
  • Host institution: Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development Department – MOIT
  • Implementing partner: VNCPC
  • Duration: 1 – 12/2020
  • Sector: Industrial manufacturing sectors
  • Region: Vietnam

This is one of the tasks assigned by MOIT under the scope of implementing “The national strategy on cleaner production in the industry by 2020”, which was approved in Decision No. 1419/QD-TTg on September 7th, 2009, for being carried out in 2020. The assignment aimed at updating and standardizing cleaner production guidelines for 7 industrial manufacturing sectors (pulp and paper, textile and apparel, steel arc–furnace processing, beer, paint, metal finishing and NPK fertilizer). These guidelines are developed in the period 2008 – 2011 with the support of the MOIT.

Activities in 2020:

  • Reviewed guidelines on cleaner production application for 7 targeted industrial sectors;
  • Compiled and integrated up-to-date information into the CP guidelines; and
  • Edited and redesigned the template for the CP guidelines in line with the updated contents.


The new version of 7 CP guidelines for 7 targeted industrial sectors with the up-to-date information, which were presented in a scientific and easy-to-understand way for the consulting and management units acting in the field of CP as well as industrial enterprises on CP application was approved by MOIT.