PH on right track in Global phaseout of HCFC

CEBU CITY — A high-ranking official of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) on Tuesday said the Philippines is on the right track in implementing global phaseout of ozone-depleting substance (ODS) utilization. Shaofeng Hu, UN Environment’s regional coordinator on Montreal Protocol, said the Philippines is “already ahead of schedule for the 35 percent reduction target” continue reading : PH on right track in Global phaseout of HCFC

DENR celebrates 31 years of success for the Montreal Protocol

In celebration of the 31st International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) through the Philippine Ozone Desk (POD) of the Environmental Management Bureau held a Technical Forum on the Promotion of Alternative Substances and Natural Refrigerants for the Ozone Layer and Climate Protection on September continue reading : DENR celebrates 31 years of success for the Montreal Protocol

Women in RAC: This 19 Year Old Bicolana Invented a ‘Green’ Aircon

The role of women in climate change discourse is rising steadily. Not just in their intimate local knowledge and in managing natural resources, but in the field of innovation in favor of the environment as well. Meet Maria Yzabell Angel V. Palma, or Yza, a 19 year old inventor and researcher from Naga City, Camarines continue reading : Women in RAC: This 19 Year Old Bicolana Invented a ‘Green’ Aircon