Environment

Gov’t urged to assess Pangi river after ‘leachate’ spill

Gov’t urged to assess Pangi river after ‘leachate’ spill

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Nov 21, 2017

A local environmental group here called out to the local government and other concerned agencies to assess and monitor the current water quality of the Matina Pangi river following reported leak coming from a sanitary landfill in New Carmen.

Davao CENRO asked to explain landfill leak

Davao CENRO asked to explain landfill leak

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Nov 14, 2017

The City Council on Tuesday, November 14, called out to the City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) to attend the next regular session next week to discuss the status of sanitary landfill in Tugbok district.

Leaking landfill waste imperils Davao residents, rivers

Leaking landfill waste imperils Davao residents, rivers

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Nov 11, 2017

The Environmental Management Bureau confirmed it observed a leak coming from a sanitary landfill in New Carmen, Tugbok district here, endangering the lives of the residents as it spread quickly due to the lack of proper drainage and treatment facilities.