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Laguna Lake, The Philippines: Industrial Contamination Hotspots

Publication | January 11, 2012 at 12:17

Contamination of natural water resources by discharges from the industrial sector in the Philippines continues to be a significant problem. In 2007, Greenpeace launched the Water Patrol to document the impact of water pollution on local...

Greenpeace takes action against a Laguna Lake Polluter

Press release | September 20, 2012 at 15:07

In an action to expose industry polluters that “kill” Laguna Lake, Greenpeace activists today labelled the fence of TNC Chemicals Philippines with the words “Water Polluter” They also unfurled a banner listing the different hazardous chemicals...

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Laguna Lake

Page | September 29, 2010 at 14:19

The Laguna de Bay, one of the five largest freshwater lakes in the whole of Southeast Asia and a major source of food and livelihood for thousands of people, is slowly dying from industrial and household pollution.

International Coastal Clean-up Day

Feature story | September 18, 2010 at 19:30

Greenpeace called for full public disclosure of industrial discharges into freshwater sources, citing the dangers posed by toxic effluents and the public’s right to know the composition of such discharges into water bodies like the Laguna de Bay.

Greenpeace Water Patrol stop operations of Angono waste dump

Feature story | August 29, 2008 at 6:00

Greenpeace Water Patrol activists today stalled the operations of a waste dump in Angono, Rizal which has encroached on the shores of Laguna Lake, by blockading its entrance with steel scaffolding to prevent garbage trucks from entering and...

Laguna Lake Adventure Race

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | April 26, 2009

Greenpeace participates in the Earth Day adventure race organized by the Laguna Lake Development Authority Last weekend we fielded a racing team to the Laguna Lake Adventure Race organized by the Laguna Lake Development Authority.

Water Patrol documents the threats to Majayjay’s waters

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | March 24, 2009 6 comments

Reflection of the vegetation on irrigation water from Mount Banahaw. The world celebrates World Water Day every March 22. This year, some 50 members of the Greenpeace Water Patrol went to Majayjay to document the beauty of...

International Coastal Clean-up Day

Image gallery | September 17, 2011

Greenpeace Water Patrol Braves Stink and Grime on International Coastal Cleanup Day

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 22, 2009

Every 3rd Saturday of September, the world celebrates International Coastal Cleanup Day . It was our second clean up event with the Youth Development Affairs Office of the Province of Laguna . While we limited the participants to...

Water Patrol Expedition: A Recap

Video | October 23, 2012 at 18:00

The Water Patrol Expedition is a series of high-profile events that showcases the Water Patrol working with communities and the different publics to highlight the fact that the public is exposed to hazardous chemicals in their environment through...

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