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P1.8B worth of seized illegal drugs destroyed in first half of 2014


The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency has destroyed P1.8 billion worth of illegal drugs seized in various operations in the first half of 2014.

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

In Rizal town, recycling turns trash into school supplies

CHILDREN in Tanay, Rizal, push a cart of egg cartons that they would exchange for school supplies under a recycling program of the municipal government. PHOTO FROM TANAY MENRO

A recycling project in a town in Rizal province is turning waste into school supplies.

Posted: May 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Throwing away old gizmos? Read this


‘Tis the season when gifts like brand new electronic gadgets pile up under the Christmas tree, while old gizmos are usually consigned to the trash bin.

Posted: December 25th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Art of recycling: Take note from these Rizal youths

The young volunteers and parents behind the award-winning Notebook Xchange project get busy putting together unused pages donated by partner schools in Rodriguez, Rizal province. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS

Fifteen-year-old Jullo Babagay had long been bothered by the garbage problem in their community in Rodriguez, Rizal province. Not only is the town (formerly known as Montalban) the site of a dump for Metro Manila’s garbage, but many of its own residents seem indifferent when it comes to proper waste disposal, he noted.

Posted: November 27th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Mandaue converts plastic into pillows

The Mandaue City government has piloted in barangay Canduman another breakthrough, this time converting plastic into pillows. Earlier, a project on recycling plastic into bunker fuel has taken off in barangay Pagsabungan. Canduman barangay captain Leo Jabas said the barangay’s 4,000 households have already adapted the habit of segregating their garbage. Taking advantage of this, [...]

Posted: September 12th, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »