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It’s plastic and fantastic!

If there is such an object which is as ubiquitous and omnipresent as God Almighty it is that translucent bag that has superpowers in the form of durability, resilience and an undying nature. 585 more words

Indian Innovation

Let's Talk Trash

We have a trash problem in my municipality. In fact, the Philippines has a trash problem in general, as 3rd highest global producer of plastic waste into the world’s oceans (behind China and Indonesia).  1,059 more words

Peace Corps

CRS Pioneers Community Clean-up through collaborative solid waste management and door-to-door waste collection in BASECO

By Jove L. Benosa, CRS Deputy Program Manager

Unruly and cramped settlements, uncollected garbage in every corner, stray animals, crawling and flying insects feeding on mounds of mixed wastes.  1,254 more words

Survey seeks opinions on garbage and recycling services

The TNRD is looking for feedback from residents about their current garbage and recycling services and what they’d like to see in the future.

The survey, which will close at the end of this month, is part of the Regional Solid Waste Management Plan Review. 157 more words


26 Iloilo towns to close open dumpsite

ILOILO – Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. commits to provide financial assistance to municipalities that are having a hard time complying with Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000. 282 more words

Current Events

Why Germany is the leader in Waste Management

The waste management is a global issue endangering our planet. Yet in this global scenario of waste, the technologically advanced country like Germany has proved to be the most sustainable place by Reducing, Re-using and Recycling a large amount of waste. 653 more words

Recycle Your Christmas Tree

The tinsel is undraped and the ornaments carefully stored away. All that is left id a dry, majestic, 6-foot- tall Douglas Fir, in the corner of your living room. 318 more words

Metro Public Works