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Polluters in Ternopil region paid record environmental taxes in 2023
Polluters in Ternopil region paid record environmental taxes in 2023

8.8 million hryvnias were allocated to the special fund of local budgets

The Ministry of Environment has developed a draft law that will increase the tax on waste disposal by 10 times
The Ministry of Environment has developed a draft law that will increase the tax on waste disposal by 10 times

The eco-tax rate for burying 1 ton of hazardous waste will reach UAH 1,500

Denmark will introduce a green tax on air travel
Denmark will introduce a green tax on air travel

The size of the ecotax will depend on the duration of the flight – $7.3 for domestic trips and $60 for long-distance flights

Who among the owners of heating boilers should pay the eco-tax
Who among the owners of heating boilers should pay the eco-tax

When burning 10 tons of coal, the amount of eco-tax will reach UAH 1,475.37

Starting from 2024, the ecotax rates for water pollution will increase in Ukraine
Starting from 2024, the ecotax rates for water pollution will increase in Ukraine

In 2023, the ecotax rate reached 60 percent of the established rates

Entrepreneurs paid 22 million UAH for environmental pollution in Ternopil region
Entrepreneurs paid 22 million UAH for environmental pollution in Ternopil region

Revenues from eco-taxes increased by 5.5 million hryvnias compared to 2022

Polluters paid 521 million hryvnias in environmental tax in the Frankivsk region
Polluters paid 521 million hryvnias in environmental tax in the Frankivsk region

It is necessary to pay the eco-tax for the 3rd quarter by November 20

Polluters of the Zaporizhzhia Region paid 232 million in eco-taxes for 2023
Polluters of the Zaporizhzhia Region paid 232 million in eco-taxes for 2023

In 2021, polluting enterprises of the region paid 434.5 million hryvnias in environmental taxes

Disposing of unsorted garbage should be expensive – Strilets
Disposing of unsorted garbage should be expensive – Strilets

This will stimulate the development of the field of waste processing

Ukraine to raise tariffs for garbage removal
Ukraine to raise tariffs for garbage removal

In countries with a high environmental tax, there are more prerequisites for waste processing

The EcoCommittee provided conclusions on a number of draft laws
The EcoCommittee provided conclusions on a number of draft laws

The Ecocommittee postponed consideration of draft law No. 9484 "On scrap metal"

The 2024 state budget included a decarbonization fund of UAH 759 million
The 2024 state budget included a decarbonization fund of UAH 759 million

The size of the environmental tax for CO2 emissions remained unchanged – UAH 30 per ton