EcoWaste urges gov't to totally ban firecrackers

January 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on EcoWaste urges gov't to totally ban firecrackers 

MANILA, Jan. 2 — The EcoWaste Coalition, a civil society partner of the Department of Health (DOH) in its yearly “Iwas Paputok” campaign, urged the government to declare an all-out war against the banned piccolo firecracker, the top cause of firecracker-related injuries in the country.

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Environmental Watchdog assails littering at Rizal Park

December 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Environmental Watchdog assails littering at Rizal Park 

MANILA, Dec. 27 — The waste and pollution watchdog group EcoWaste Coalition has decried the Christmas Day litter that again defiled the country’s premier park.

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EcoWaste pushes tests of E-Cigarettes, other 'Vaping' products for cancer-causing chemicals

September 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on EcoWaste pushes tests of E-Cigarettes, other 'Vaping' products for cancer-causing chemicals 

Quezon City, Sept. 15 — The EcoWaste Coalition urged health authorities to test e-cigarette products for cancer-causing acetaldehyde and formaldehyde.

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