DENR TO PUBLIC: ‘SHUN PRODUCTS WITH OZONE-DEPLETING SUBSTANCES’

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is urging the public to continue taking preventive steps to help protect the ozone layer despite indications that it is slowly recovering from depletion. DENR Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje said one simple yet effective measure people can do to save the thin layer that shields the continue reading : DENR TO PUBLIC: ‘SHUN PRODUCTS WITH OZONE-DEPLETING SUBSTANCES’

PHASE-OUT OF HCFC OZONE-DEPLETING SUBSTANCES, UNDERWAY

16 December 2015 – As world leaders opened the door in negotiating the elusive agreement to fight climate change through the historic Paris accord, the Philippines marks another milestone by complying with a 10% target reduction in the importation of hydrochloro-fluorocarbons (HCFCs), an ozone depleting substances (ODS), this year. Speaking for Department of Environment and continue reading : PHASE-OUT OF HCFC OZONE-DEPLETING SUBSTANCES, UNDERWAY

DENR-EMB PHILIPPINE OZONE DESK HOLDS TECHNOLOGY FORUM ON ALTERNATIVES TO OZONE-DEPLETING SUBSTANCES (ODS) FOR OZONE LAYER AND CLIMATE PROTECTION

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Environmental Management Bureau (EMB), through its Philippine Ozone Desk (POD) recently held a Technology Forum on Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) and its alternatives at the Hotel Rembrandt in Quezon City. The forum gathered industries and technology providers that use non-ODS technologies and showcase some of the latest and continue reading : DENR-EMB PHILIPPINE OZONE DESK HOLDS TECHNOLOGY FORUM ON ALTERNATIVES TO OZONE-DEPLETING SUBSTANCES (ODS) FOR OZONE LAYER AND CLIMATE PROTECTION

TURNOVER OF ‘OZONE-FRIENDLY’ FOAMING MACHINES

As part of the country’s continuing efforts to help protect the ozone layer, ten local foam manufacturing companies have been awarded “ozone-friendly” foaming machines and instrumentation systems by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in cooperation with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in simple turn-over rites held recently at the DENR continue reading : TURNOVER OF ‘OZONE-FRIENDLY’ FOAMING MACHINES