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Decreto Supremo No 015-2006-EM, se aprobó el Reglamento para la Protección Ambiental en las Actividades de Hidrocarburos.

Supreme Decree No. 015-2006-EM, Approval of the Regulation for Environmental Protection in Hydrocarbon Activities



The purpose of this Regulation is to regulate the environmental protection and management of Hydrocarbon Activities, with the primary purpose of preventing, minimizing, rehabilitating, remedying and compensating the negative environmental impacts derived from such activities, in order to promote sustainable development, in accordance with the environmental regulatory order established in the Political Constitution, Law No. 28611, General Environmental Law; Law No. 28245, Framework Law of the National Environmental Management System; Law No. 27446, Law of the National Environmental Impact Assessment System modified by Legislative Decree No. 1078 and its Regulations approved by Supreme Decree No. 019-2009-MINAM; Single Ordered Text of the Organic Hydrocarbons Law, approved by Supreme Decree No. 042-2005-EM and other pertinent legal provisions; as well as its modifiers or substitutes.






South America

Issuer (type)

The Republic of Ecuador (Government)

Instrument type


Disclosure instrument


Geographical scope


Mandatory or voluntary


Text analysis

    • Moderate 0.68%
    • Low 0.01%
    • E focus: deforestation, degradation, emissions, energy, environment, environmental certification, environmental management, forests, hazardous waste, land use, pollution, restoration, soil, solid waste, waste, water, wetlands, conservation
    • S focus: social impacts, compensation
    • G focus: financial reporting
    • Construction, Finance, Management, Manufacturing, Mining, Transportation