Monthly Archive:: February 2007

Reduce Waste and Prevent Climate Change

16 February 2007. Quezon City. To mark the first anniversary of the deadline for the closure of dumpsites, the EcoWaste Coalition appealed to national and local officials to shut down the over 1,000 dumps, which should have

Crusade for Waste-Free Elections Launched

9 February 2007, Manila. Campaigners for healthy environment today launched a crusade for a waste-free elections to avert the anticipated avalanche of campaign trash that will likely end up in the horrendous dumps scattered all over the

Communities Protest Waste Incinerator’s Test Run

8 February 2007, Cavite. Some one hundred people today protested the ongoing emission test run of the waste treatment facility operated by the Integrated Waste Management Inc. (IWMI) in Trece Martirez, Cavite. Community members, nuns, students and