Monday, Nov 28, 2022
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through its Environmental Management Bureau (EMB), has conducted the final presentation of the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) and national framework for Republic Act 11898 or the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) Act of 2022. Almost 650 representatives from non-government organizations (NGOs), the academe, sanitary landfill operators, training organizations, plastic industry associations and corporations, and local...
While the word ‘frontliners’ is commonly attributed to doctors, policemen, and even food delivery personnel, it is equally important to recognize 'environmental frontliners'. On September 19, 2022, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recognized the agency's environmental stewards who persevered in protecting the environment despite challenges in their line of duty.