Monthly Archive:: April 2017
Inflatable toys on sale in Carriedo St., Quiapo, Manila An inflatable toy with labeling information that says “no hazardous substances,” and “phthalate-free.” This product is available in legitimate retail stores. As families plan for summer outings during
As delegates assemble for the 30th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit, over 500 groups and individuals have called on the regional bloc to prohibit the use of microplastics in personal care and cosmetic products (PCCPs).
A non-profit watch group on toxic chemicals and wastes lauded the leadership of Barangay 178 in Camarin, Caloocan City for taking a stance to combat the improper recycling and disposal of electronic waste or e-waste. The EcoWaste
A new global survey finds that recycling plastics containing toxic flame retardant chemicals found in electronic waste results in contamination of the world’s best-selling toy along with other children’s products. Ironically, the chemical contaminants can damage the
Unregistered and unlabeled silver jewelry cleaner on sale in Rizal Avenue near Recto Avenue, Sta. Cruz, Manila (top photos); repacked oxalic acid sold along with herbal products and other stuff in Evangelista Street, Quiapo, Manila. The EcoWaste
Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage Cathedral, Antipolo City Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage Cathedral, Antipolo City Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage Cathedral, Antipolo City Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage
The above pictures were taken in the afternoon of Black Saturday, April 15, 2017, at the premises of the Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto in San Jose del Monte City.
An environmental advocacy group espousing a trash-free observance of the Holy Week has lamented the ubiquitous litter that sullied two popular Lenten pilgrimage sites outside Metro Manila. The EcoWaste Coalition expressed its disappointment over the unbridled acts
Photos were taken in the early morning of Good Friday, 14 April 2017 at the Our Lady of Peace Cathedral in Antipolo City.
Note: Photos were taken in the vicinity of the Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto at San Jose Del Monte City in the early morning of Good Friday, 14 April 2017.