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Greenpeace to DENR: Implement pollution disclosure to save our rivers

Press release | January 16, 2013 at 21:14

Manila—Environmental group Greenpeace today welcomed the Department of Environment and Natural Resources’ (DENR) recent moves to address water pollution in the Philippines but said that the government agency must do more to save the country’s...

Greenpeace lauds Senator Miriam’s legislative initiative on pollution disclosure

Press release | December 16, 2011 at 15:29

Greenpeace welcomed the filing of Senate Bill 3087, which establishes a Pollutant Release and Transfer Register in the Philippines. The bill was filed by Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago earlier this week, the same time that she was accepted as...

Greenpeace calls for full public disclosure on chemical discharges from factories

Press release | September 13, 2012 at 18:33

“We have the right to know what’s in our water!” Greenpeace today demanded at the launch of the 3-week “Right-to-Know” Water Patrol Expedition along Marikina River. The expedition, which travels for 85 kilometers for three weeks, will examine and...

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Page | September 28, 2010 at 20:53

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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.

Right-to-know Water Patrol Expedition launch

Blog entry by Jenny Tuazon | September 14, 2012

For the first time, Water Patrol runs an expedition starting from a heavily polluted river in Metro Manila, the Marikina River. This expedition travels 85 kilometers for 3 weeks this September aiming to examine and document sources...

Detox Campaign: Cleaning up the water in the Philippines

Blog entry by Beau Baconguis | January 12, 2012

In one of my annual visits to the dentist, he told me about the time that he was taken ill from an unexplainable disease. After many tests, he had to be flown to Manila from Mindanao to be properly treated at the toxicology unit of...

The Greenpeace Water Patrol Marikina Caravan

Blog entry by JP Agcaoli | October 17, 2011

For the past month, Greenpeace has been holding a Water Patrol Caravan around Marikina City to provide a venue for learning and discussion about water protection and on a community’s right-to-know about the substances that may be...

Water Patrol Expedition Day 2

Image gallery | September 14, 2012

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