Monthly Archive:: August 2007

TOXIC DUMPING, STILL POSSIBLE UNDER JPEPA

QUEZON CITY, Philippines. Public health and environmental groups from the Magkaisa Junk JPEPA Coalition held a sectoral briefing today to elaborate on the current issues surrounding toxic and radioactive wastes under the Japan-Philippines Economic Partnership Agreement (JPEPA).

Eco-Group Urges Polluting Restaurants to Clean Up

QUEZON CITY, Philippines. A citizens’ network on waste and pollution issues today asked the non-compliant branches of popular money-spinning restaurants to stop killing the Laguna de Bay by halting pollutive water discharges that find their way into

Letter: Concealed casualty of War

The EcoWaste Coalition is deeply concerned with the escalating conflict in Basilan and Sulu and with its adverse social and psychological impact on local communities. Likewise, we are acutely concerned about the conflict’s concealed casualty: the environment.