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Gov't to draft rules on waste-to-energy burning amid protests

Aug 12, 2014 - 4:12 PM

The guidelines are being crafted despite provisions in two laws that prohibit waste incineration

BURNING WASTE. This is a waste-to-energy incineration plant in Hesse, Germany. Photo by Norbert Nagel from Wikimedia Commons

My New Year's resolution: Less garbage in the PH

Jan 02, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Personal New Year s resolutions to help reduce waste generated in your home or workplace ultimately helps the entire country

RISING GARBAGE PROBLEM. Unless Filipinos live less wasteful lifestyles, the government expects daily waste generation to rise this 2014

Preventing dumpsite disasters after 'Maring'

Aug 21, 2013 - 5:52 PM

Remember the Payatas garbageslide in 2000 and the Baguio dumpsite crash in 2011? They can happen again

PILING UP. The Payatas landfill in Quezon City is one of the many garbage facilities vulnerable to storms and flooding. Photo from AFP/Ted Aljibe