Cimatu prompts LGUs to rehabilitate open dumpsites

Six months after the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has completed the closure of all operating open dumpsites in the country, Secretary Roy A. Cimatu prodded local government units (LGUs) to implement their plan of action for the safe closure and rehabilitation of these garbage dumps. “After our successful feat to close dumpsites continue reading : Cimatu prompts LGUs to rehabilitate open dumpsites

DENR launches proper waste segregation mobile game

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has launched the “Basura Buster” mobile gaming application as an alternative tool to practice proper waste segregation, especially designed for children 5 to 8 years of age. Basura Buster is a web-based gaming application that teaches players proper waste segregation in an educational and entertaining manner. It continue reading : DENR launches proper waste segregation mobile game

DENR engages kids, youth in solid waste management activities

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) launched Friday its nationwide Solid Waste Management Advocacy Campaign to spur behavioral change towards the environment and mobilize the public, especially children and young people, on the proper handling and disposal of solid waste. Through the DENR’s Strategic Communication Initiatives Service (SCIS), the campaign was developed to continue reading : DENR engages kids, youth in solid waste management activities

The Environmental Management Bureau – 7 through its Solid Waste Management Section (SWMS) turned over a detailed Feasibility Design of a Category 4 Sanitary Landfill (SLF) with Septage Treatment Plant (STP) complete with an Integrated Facility for Total Solid Waste Management for LGU Daanbantayan, Cebu

The Environmental Management Bureau – 7 through its Solid Waste Management Section (SWMS) turned over a detailed Feasibility Design of a Category 4 Sanitary Landfill (SLF) with Septage Treatment Plant (STP)  complete with an Integrated Facility for Total Solid Waste Management for LGU Daanbantayan, Cebu last October 8, 2021 at Golden Prince Hotel.  The above continue reading : The Environmental Management Bureau – 7 through its Solid Waste Management Section (SWMS) turned over a detailed Feasibility Design of a Category 4 Sanitary Landfill (SLF) with Septage Treatment Plant (STP) complete with an Integrated Facility for Total Solid Waste Management for LGU Daanbantayan, Cebu

DENR-1, EMB-1, DENR-ELEPS reimpose closure of Urdaneta City Sanitary Landfill

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) – Region I headed by Regional Executive Director, Atty. Crizaldy Barcelo, Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) – Region I headed by Regional Director, Engr. Maria Dorica Naz-Hipe, in coordination with the DENR-Environmental Law Enforcement and Protection Service (ELEPS) and Philippine National Police – Urdaneta City served the Pollution continue reading : DENR-1, EMB-1, DENR-ELEPS reimpose closure of Urdaneta City Sanitary Landfill

BIOGAS TECHNOLOGY of GEN. MARIANO ALVAREZ, CAVITE

Mr. MICHAEL S. TEMPLONUEVO is the Chief Consultant and founder of the MHE Biogas Technology and Waste Disposal Consultancy. He introduced ideas of combining business ventures with environmental protection. Thus, the overlying principles of “ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, THAT EVERTHING IS CONNECTED TO EVERYTHING ELSE”. A simple act of littering must be a ground of big destruction continue reading : BIOGAS TECHNOLOGY of GEN. MARIANO ALVAREZ, CAVITE

DENR spearheads nat’l plan of action vs marine debris

DENR spearheads nat’l plan of action vs marine debris MANILA – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is spearheading a national plan of action (NPOA) to help prevent, reduce, and manage marine litter (ML) in the country. Set for launch in November this year, the NPOA promotes shared responsibility, accountability and participatory governance in addressing continue reading : DENR spearheads nat’l plan of action vs marine debris

NSWMC approves integration of processes, technologies to better manage solid waste in sanitary landfills

The National Solid Waste Management Commission (NSWMC), chaired by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), has approved the adoption of the total solid waste management solution to help optimize waste recovery and utilization in sanitary landfills (SLFs). Environment Secretary Roy A. Cimatu said this new innovation “shall help the DENR to expedite the continue reading : NSWMC approves integration of processes, technologies to better manage solid waste in sanitary landfills

DENR calls out LGUs neglecting proper waste disposal, urges clustered sanitary landfills

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has reiterated its call for local government units (LGUs) to practice proper segregation at source in managing the disposal of solid wastes. DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu issued this call after reports of negligent disposal of solid wastes have reached the agency. “It has come to our continue reading : DENR calls out LGUs neglecting proper waste disposal, urges clustered sanitary landfills

DENR reiterates call for proper disposal of health care waste to protect trash collectors from diseases

As the whole country struggles to cope with the rising number of coronavirus cases, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) reiterated its call for the proper disposal of household health care waste to protect garbage collectors and haulers from COVID-19 and other diseases. Since the start of the pandemic in March last year, continue reading : DENR reiterates call for proper disposal of health care waste to protect trash collectors from diseases