By Linda B. Bolido
Arts and crafts teachers looking for new, unique and interesting but inexpensive projects for their students to do, especially decor and gifts for Christmas and New Year, should take a look at the suggestions offered by the book “3Rs of Fun in Waste.” The crafts are also environment-friendly as they use items that would have otherwise gone to dumpsites.
By Jamie Marie Elona
Waste and pollution watchdog urged national and local government agencies to conduct inspection and assessment of waste disposal facilities in their respective areas of jurisdiction following torrential rains in many parts of Luzon that may have caused damage to facilities.
By Gabriel Cardinoza
The first thing Mayor Benjamin Lim had intended to accomplish when he first became mayor in 2001 was to solve the city’s mounting garbage problem.
THE Philippine Council for Industry and Emerging Technology Research and Development, in cooperation with the Global Methane Initiative, National Solid Waste Management Commission and the Department of Science and Technology in Central Visayas, will conduct a Philippine landfill gas forum in the Visayas cluster on April 24, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the [...]
By Kristine L. Alave
The excesses of “Imperial Manila” seem to stink to high heavens. Residents of Metro Manila generate so much garbage that they are responsible for one-fourth of the country’s daily output of solid waste, according to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). A single resident produces an average of 0.7 kilogram of waste a [...]