Department Administrative Order

Document No. Title  Date Approved
DAO 2007-23 Prescribing Additional Requirements for the Issuance of the Priority Chemical List (PCL) Compliance Certificate July 31, 2007
DAO 2007-19 Suspension and/or deferment of the deadline for the storage of all existing decommissioned Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs), PCB equipments and PCBs Oil/Fluids July 27, 2007
DAO 2005-27 Revised Priority Chemical List December 19, 2005
DAO 2005-05 Toxic chemical substances for issuance of chemical control orders March 30, 2005
DAO 2004-08 Revised chemical control order for Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS)
DAO 2004-01 Chemical Control Order (CC0) for Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) February 16, 2004
DAO 2000-18 Chemical control order for Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) February 23, 2000
DAO 2000-02 Chemical control order for Asbestos January 6, 2000
DAO 1998-58 Priority chemicals list
DAO 1997-38 Chemical control order for Mercury and Mercury compounds December 23, 1997
DAO 1997-39 Chemical Control Order For Cyanide And Cyanide Compounds December 23, 1997

DENR Memorandum Circular

Document No. Title  Date Approved
DMC 2009-02 Temporary Banning of the Importation and use of Endosulfan February 26, 2009
DMC 2005-23 Registration of Dealers, Re-sellers and Retailers of Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) December 29, 2005
DMC 2005-003 Prescribing graduated administrative fines pursuant to Republic Act No. 6969 And DENR Administrative Order No 29, Series of 1992 April 21, 2005
DMC 2002-12 Delegation Of Authority To The Emb Regional Offices To Issue “Permit To Transport” For Hazardous Wastes, And “ Certification” And Importation Clearance” for Chemicals and Chemical Substances October 23, 2002
DMC 2002-02 Withdrawal of the announcement to the public signed on 24 July 2001 regarding the ban of carbon dioxide found in fire extinguisher, Suppressors, Fire Fighting Paraphernalias, Refrigerants and the like February 13, 2002
DMC 2000-12 Schedule of Fees for RA 6969 ( Chemical Substances and Hazardous Waste) June 7, 2000

EMB Memorandum Circular

Document No. Title  Date Approved
EMB MC 2020-22 Clarification on the Importation and Use of Recycled, Recovered, or Reclaimed Halons 1211 and 1301 in the Local Aviation Industry as an Essential uses Exception pursuant to section 5 of DAO 2013-25 May 28, 2020
EMB MC 2020-007 Additional Chemicals in the Philippine Inventory of Chemicals and Chemical Substances (PICCS) March 03, 2020
EMB MC 2020-005 Data Requirements for Pre-Manufacture and Pre-Importation Notification (PMPIN) Procedures February 12, 2020
EMB MC 2019-002 Clarifications to the Registration and Importation Clearance Requirements for Chemical Control Order (CCO) for Cyanide and Cyanide Compounds under Denr Administrative Order No. 97-39 March 26, 2019
EMB MC 2019-006 Implementation of Online Processing and Monitoring of Chemical Control Order (CCO) Registration Certificates, CCO Importation Clearances, Pre-Shipment Importation Clearances (PSIC), Small Quantity Importation (SQI) Clearances and Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) Alternatives May 20, 2019
EMB MC 2015-011 Guidance Manual for Department Administrative Order 2015-09, “Rules and Procedures for the Implementation of the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals in Preparation of Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and Labelling Requirements of Toxic Chemical Substances August 24, 2015
EMB MC 2005-03  List of Alternatives to Ozone Depleting Substances April 19, 2005
EMB MC 2003-011 Scope of compliance monitoring for Industrial Chemicals and Toxic Substance under title II of Republic Act 6969 November 28, 2003
MEMO Guidelines On Small Quantity Importation Under Republic Act 5969 And Its Implementation Rules And Regulation October 2, 2003
EMB MC 2003-003 Waste Management Service Provider June 6, 2003


Document No. Title  Date Approved
ANNOUNCEMENT The ban on the importation and consumption of CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS (CFCs), and HALONS