EMB CAR conducts Training for Dental Practitioners and Dental Students on Mercury Awareness

Dental caries remains one of the most common diseases worldwide, even though substantial progress has been made in its prevention. Dental amalgam is widely used to repair teeth damaged by caries because of its ease of use, appropriate mechanical and bacteriostatic properties and cost-effectiveness. Amalgam has been available for over 150 years, and has one continue reading : EMB CAR conducts Training for Dental Practitioners and Dental Students on Mercury Awareness

EMB CAR lead Orientation for PENROs, CENROs and Municipal ENROs

With the objective to orient the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Officers’ and Community Environment and Natural Resources Officers’ in the Cordillera Region, and in relation to DAO 2018-18, together with the Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Officers and a representative from their Municipal Health Unit an Orientation and Lecture on the mandates of EMB continue reading : EMB CAR lead Orientation for PENROs, CENROs and Municipal ENROs

January is Zero Waste Month

The whole month of January is also known as Zero Waste Month, as mandated by Presidential Proclamation no. 760, dated May 5, 2014. Zero waste is defined as an advocacy that promotes the designing and managing of products and processes to avoid and eliminate the volume and toxicity of waste and materials. It is also continue reading : January is Zero Waste Month