garbage management - updates

Rappler's latest stories on garbage management


Cagayan de Oro's old dumpsite to be rehabilitated

Feb 03, 2015 - 5:59 PM

Four hectares of the dumpsite will be closed for rehabilitation as the city looks for a site for a new sanitary landfill – 9 years after the law requiring it took effect

DUMPSITE DEPENDENT. At least 1,700 scavengers and garbage workers make a dangerous living from Cagayan de Oro's decades-old dumpsite. Photo courtesy of Bobby Lagsa

Metro Manila spent P4.2B to get rid of 2013 garbage

Oct 06, 2014 - 5:49 PM

Quezon City tops the list as its garbage hauling expenses near the P1 billion mark

QC gov't: Garbage law too difficult to implement

Apr 25, 2014 - 5:11 PM

The city government says that space is a big problem and residents complain of bad odor sanitation and health problems

HIGH COST OF GARBAGE COLLECTION. Should garbage collection in Quezon City really cost almost P1 billion or is there a less expensive alternative prescribed by our laws? Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler