Solon commends RP bet Angelia Ong for winning Miss Earth 2015

January 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Solon commends RP bet Angelia Ong for winning Miss Earth 2015 

MANILA, Jan. 2 — A House member has commended and congratulated Angelia Ong for winning the prestigious Miss Earth 2015 beauty pageant held at Marx Halle in Vienna, Austria last Dec. 5, 2015, which brought honor and pride to the Philippines.

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Solon says illegal entry of electronic waste in the country a health hazard

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Solon says illegal entry of electronic waste in the country a health hazard 

MANILA, Jan 20 — Rep. Terry L. Ridon (Partylist, Kabataan) has called for a congressional inquiry into the illegal entry of electronic waste in the country.

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Solons want harmful insecticides banned in PH

January 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Solons want harmful insecticides banned in PH 

MANILA, Jan. 6 — Lawmakers have filed a resolution directing the House Committee on Health to conduct an inquiry, in aid of legislation, on the increasing number of insecticides flooding the market, which did not pass the safety and efficacy assessment of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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Solon urges House to probe dentists selling mercury to miners

November 24, 2014 by · Comments Off on Solon urges House to probe dentists selling mercury to miners 

MANILA, Nov 24 — Some enterprising Filipino dentists who are using mercury for tooth filling are also selling the chemical substance to miners who in turn use it in gold processing.

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