DENR-EMB Region I and CENRO Southern Ilocos Sur hold IEC campaign on Ecological Solid Waste Management in Barangay Sagat, Sta. Cruz, Ilocos Sur

DENR-Environmental Management Bureau – Region I Environmental Monitoring Officers (EnMO), Engr. Wilbur Evan R. Lubrin, and Ms. Charlene Sue B. Magaliao of the Ecological Solid Waste Management Section together with CENRO Southern Ilocos Sur conducted an Information, Education and Communication (IEC) campaign on Republic Act 9003 or the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 continue reading : DENR-EMB Region I and CENRO Southern Ilocos Sur hold IEC campaign on Ecological Solid Waste Management in Barangay Sagat, Sta. Cruz, Ilocos Sur

EMB-XI ASSISTED THE COA PERFORMANCE AUDIT ON SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS

The recently concluded performance audit by the Commission on Audit on solid waste management programs was supported and participated by the Environmental Management Bureau Region 11 thru the Ecological Solid Waste Management Section.    The audit team was composed of engineers, national, regional, and provincial auditors from the Commission on Audit and was accompanied by the continue reading : EMB-XI ASSISTED THE COA PERFORMANCE AUDIT ON SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS

Sampulna lauds establishment of sewage and solid waste treatment plant in El Nido

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Acting Secretary Jim O. Sampulna commended the local government of Palawan province and El Nido town for their efforts to control and lessen water pollution through the establishment of a sewage and solid waste treatment plant (SSTP). “I am calling all the governors around the Philippines to replicate continue reading : Sampulna lauds establishment of sewage and solid waste treatment plant in El Nido

DENR distributes yellow trash bins for COVID-related waste in Rizal

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has turned over 100 yellow trash bins to the municipalities of Binangonan and Angono in Rizal province to ensure the proper segregation and disposal of household health care wastes such as used face masks.   DENR Undersecretary for Enforcement, Solid Waste Management and Local Government Units Concerns continue reading : DENR distributes yellow trash bins for COVID-related waste in Rizal

DENR-EMB encourages use of plastic waste as raw material for cement processing

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB) urged cement makers to explore ways to utilize plastic waste as raw material to help reduce the country’s solid waste generation by at least 40 percent. “When all these cement plants will participate, we can dramatically reduce the volume of plastic waste which will be continue reading : DENR-EMB encourages use of plastic waste as raw material for cement processing

DENR CALABARZON INTENSIFIES CAMPAIGN ON ECOLOGICAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

The DENR CALABARZON through its Regional Strategic Communication and Initiatives Group in partnership with the Environmental Management Bureau CALABARZON intensified its campaign on Ecological Solid Waste Management (ESWM). In January 2022, the DENR CALABARZON has released its ESWM Best Practices Publication (access the material through https://tinyurl.com/4ASWMPub) which highlights various success stories and best practices on solid continue reading : DENR CALABARZON INTENSIFIES CAMPAIGN ON ECOLOGICAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT