FOR BETTER MANAGEMENT OF MUNICIPAL WASTE

FOR BETTER MANAGEMENT OF MUNICIPAL WASTE

17 11 22 For better management of municipal waste web

Environment Secretary Roy A. Cimatu (standing) leads the awarding of the shredding equipment to various local government units (LGUs) in the Bicol region during his recent visit to the regional office of the Environmental Management Bureau in Legazpi City.  In his message, Cimatu reiterated his commitment to the full implementation of Republic Act No. 9003 or the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act, even as he expressed his continuing support to LGUs, such as provision of  shredders and technical assistance “to strengthen their compliance with the solid waste management law.” Also in photo are (from left):  DENR Region 5 Director Crisanta Marlene Rodriguez, Manito, Albay Mayor Joshua Mari Daep, Oas, Albay Mayor Domingo Escoto, and EMB Region 5 Director Eva Ocfemia.  ###