EMB-CAR headed by RD Ma. Victoria V. Abrera through the Clearance and Permitting Division Chief, Engr. Marie Pina Rodas attended the culminating activity of the 3rd Recyclable Collection Event (RCE) of PEZA-BCEZ.

The 2-day RCE activity aimed to promote awareness among business establishments and employees on proper solid waste management and hazardous waste management, treatment and disposal of bio-medical wastes, hazardous wastes like busted fluorescent lamps, used cooking oil, used oil, used lead acid batteries and waste electronics and electrical equipment (WEEE). It also aimed to encourage recycling and materials recovery as option to address waste disposal problems.

The recyclable materials and hazardous wastes were collected by the partner local scrap haulers and DENR-accredited transporters (Evergreen Environmental Resources Inc., Genetron International Marketing, and Envirocare Management Precision, Inc.), respectively. Proceeds generated from this activity shall be donated to the environmental initiative of ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation Inc.//hpt