EMB-NCR ACQUIRES ISO 14001:2015 CERTIFICATION

QUEZON CITY, Metro Manila – Environmental Management Bureau – National Capital Region acquires ISO 14001:2015 after Environmental Management System (EMS) Stage 2 Certification Blended Audit by the TÜV Rheinland Philippines, Inc. on Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at EMB-NCR Building and via Zoom. The office was commended for the following positive findings: the management and the continue reading : EMB-NCR ACQUIRES ISO 14001:2015 CERTIFICATION

EMB-NCR CONDUCTS SIMULTANEOUS CLEAN-UP DRIVE ACTIVITY

METRO MANILA, Philippines – Environmental Management Bureau – National Capital Region through selected personnel from Environmental Monitoring and Enforcement Division (EMED) – Ambient Water Unit (AWU) and Solid Waste Management Section (SWMS) conducted simultaneous Clean-Up Drive Activities on Seven (7) waterbodies under the Adopt-An-Estero/Waterbody Program on March 19 and 26, 2022, in celebration of the continue reading : EMB-NCR CONDUCTS SIMULTANEOUS CLEAN-UP DRIVE ACTIVITY

EMB-NCR CONDUCTS OCULAR INSPECTION OF THE AUTOMATIC TRASH RAKE (ATR) PROJECT

MALABON City, Philippines – Environmental Management Bureau – National Capital Region through Regional Director Atty. Michael Drake P. Matias with Environmental Monitoring and Enforcement Division OIC Chief, Engr. Jean Borromeo, Ambient Section Chief, Engr. Marivic Quides, Solid Waste Management Section OIC Chief, Ms. Shealy Reginio, Ambient Water Monitoring Unit Head, Jennilyn Vicente, and selected Ambient Water Unit continue reading : EMB-NCR CONDUCTS OCULAR INSPECTION OF THE AUTOMATIC TRASH RAKE (ATR) PROJECT

EMB-NCR CONDUCTS WEBINAR ON WATER AND WOMEN: THE LINKAGES

QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Environmental Management Bureau – National Capital Region through Environmental Education and Information Unit (EEIU) conducted a webinar entitled “Water and Women: The Linkages,” on Monday, March 21, 2022, via Zoom meeting application, in celebration of World Water Day, Philippine Water Week, and as part of the office’s support to National Women’s continue reading : EMB-NCR CONDUCTS WEBINAR ON WATER AND WOMEN: THE LINKAGES

ONBOARDING OF NEWLY APPOINTED AND HIRED EMPLOYEES OF EMB-NCR

SAN MATEO, RIZAL – Environmental Management Bureau – National Capital Region through the Human Resource Management & Development Unit conducted an Onboarding Seminar for Newly Appointed and Hired Employees on March 16 and 17, 2022, at San Mateo, Rizal. Speakers from the said seminar were Finance and Admin Division Chief, Engr. Florence V. Velasquez, who continue reading : ONBOARDING OF NEWLY APPOINTED AND HIRED EMPLOYEES OF EMB-NCR

Shareworthy: Yucky green algae? Scientists share tips to protect Boracay’s Environment

Green algae should be taken seriously by the residents and tourists,” Raymond Sucgang, head of the Nuclear Analytical Techniques Application Section head of the Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (DOST-PNRI) told Rappler in an interview. “To minimize algal bloom, one should avoid urinating while swimming at the beach. Also, as much as continue reading : Shareworthy: Yucky green algae? Scientists share tips to protect Boracay’s Environment

LAUNCHING OF THE INTENSIFIED COMPLIANCE MONITORING/ SATURATION DRIVE IN NCR

QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Environmental Management Bureau – National Capital Region conducted a short program of Intensified Compliance Monitoring/Saturation Drive on Monday, March 14, 2022, at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Central Office, Visayas Avenue, Diliman Quezon City. EMB Central Office and Regional Offices, Laguna Lake Development Authority, DENR-National Capital Region, and Metropolitan continue reading : LAUNCHING OF THE INTENSIFIED COMPLIANCE MONITORING/ SATURATION DRIVE IN NCR