EMB-7 Simultaneously Served Cease-and-Desist Orders to Two Municipalities for Continuously Operating Open Dumpsites

Cease-and-Desist or Closure Orders were simultaneously served against two (2) municipalities in Region 7 today due to their continued operation of open dumpsites.  Open dumpsites have been prohibited by law after the passage of Republic Act 9003 or the “Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000. Sanitary Landfills remain the primary long-term method of solid waste continue reading : EMB-7 Simultaneously Served Cease-and-Desist Orders to Two Municipalities for Continuously Operating Open Dumpsites

EMB-7 Continues to Portray Patriotism amid this Pandemic

The Environmental Management Bureau – 7 continues to hold its flag-raising ceremony once a month as a way of showing support to our country in overcoming the consequences of this COVID-19 pandemic. After the Monday flag ceremony program, EMB-7 Director, Lormelyn E. Claudio together with all EMB 7 Personnel conducted its regular meeting. This is continue reading : EMB-7 Continues to Portray Patriotism amid this Pandemic

EMB-7 Invites Participants for “HomEnvi Vid Contest” in Celebration of Zero Waste Month

As mandated by Presidential Proclamation no. 760, dated May 5, 2014, January is also known as the Zero Waste Month. This is also the 20th signing anniversary of the Republic Act 9003 or the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000. Zero waste is an advocacy that promotes the designing and managing of products and continue reading : EMB-7 Invites Participants for “HomEnvi Vid Contest” in Celebration of Zero Waste Month

DENR7 joins the world in celebrating the International Volunteer Day through the Citywide Cleanup

DENR7 joins the world in celebrating the International Volunteer Day through the Citywide Cleanup organized by the City Government of Cebu at the South Road Properties(SRP) in Cebu City 6am today 5 December 2020. This is the third time this year that the City of Cebu gathered volunteers and do a citywide cleanup in nine continue reading : DENR7 joins the world in celebrating the International Volunteer Day through the Citywide Cleanup

DENR – EMB 7 and LGUs in Camotes Islands, Strengthen Partnership

On November 22, 2020, EMB-7 Director Lormelyn Claudio had a coordination meeting with the four Mayors and key officials of the four municipalities of Camotes Island, namely the municipalities of San Francisco, Tudela, Poro, and Pilar. The meeting was organized to discuss Eco-Tourism and Environmental Development Plans of the four municipalities and their issues and continue reading : DENR – EMB 7 and LGUs in Camotes Islands, Strengthen Partnership