National Solid Waste Management Commission. —There is hereby established a National Solid Waste Management Commission, hereinafter referred to as the Commission, under the Office of the President. The Commission shall be composed of fourteen (14) members from the government sector and three (3) members from the private sector. The government sector shall be represented by the heads of the following agencies in their ex officio capacity:

                                             The Commission may, from time to time, call on any other concerned agencies or sectors as it may deem necessary. Provided, That representatives from the NGOs, recycling and manufacturing or packaging industries shall be nominated through a process designed by themselves and shall be appointed by the President for a term of three (3) years. Provided, further, That the Secretaries of the member agencies of the Commission shall formulate action plans for their respective agencies to complement the National Solid Waste Management Framework.

                                           The Department Secretary and a private sector representative of the Commission shall serve as chairman and vice chairman, respectively. The private sector representatives of the Commission shall be appointed on the basis of their integrity, high degree of professionalism
and having distinguished themselves in environmental and resource management. The members of the Commission shall serve and continue to hold office until their successors shall have been appointed and qualified. Should a member of the Commission fail to complete his/her term, the successor shall be appointed by the President of the Philippines but only for the unexpired portion of the term. Finally, the members shall be entitled to reasonable traveling expenses and honoraria.

The Department, through the Environmental Management Bureau, shall provide secretariat support to the Commission. The Secretariat shall be headed by an executive director who shall be nominated by the members of the Commission and appointed by the chairman.

Members of the Commission

DILG – Department of the Interior and Local Government DILG-LOGO2-300x300
DTI – Department of Trade and Industry dtilogo-239x300
DOST – Department of Science and Technology dost_logo_small-300x300
DA – Department of Agriculture da-logo-500x375
DOH – Department of Health doh-logo-500x499
DPWH – Department of Public Works and Highways dpwh-logo-500x375
TESDA – Technical Education and Skills Development Authority tesda
MMDA – Metropolitan Manila Development Authority mmda
PIA – Philippine Information Agency pia
DENR – Department of Environment and Natural Resources DENR-logo-500x375
LEAGUE OF PROVINCES OF THE PHILIPPINES league-of-provinces
LEAGUE OF CITIES OF THE PHILIPPINES league-of-cities
LEAGUE OF MUNICIPALITIES OF THE PHILIPPINES  league-of-municipalities-logo-500x490
LIGA NG MGA BARANGAY  LigaLogo-150x150

PRIVATE SECTOR

  • RECYCLING INDUSTRY

  • PLASTIC INDUSTRY

  • NON-GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION