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

OzonAction launches initiative to highlight ‘Women in the Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Sector’- Submissions extended to 06 Sept 2018

OzonAction, in cooperation with UN Women, is seeking to collect experiences and short ‘stories’ from women working in the refrigeration and air-conditioning (RAC) sector. From female service technicians to installers, from designers to trainers, from manufactures to RAC associations, UN Environment OzonAction are looking to highlight your experience. Being aware of the experiences of women continue reading : OzonAction launches initiative to highlight ‘Women in the Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Sector’- Submissions extended to 06 Sept 2018

Global Montreal Protocol Customs Enforcement Award

UN Environment OzonAction, in cooperation with the World Customs Organization and the Ozone Secretariat, is launching the global Montreal Protocol award for customs and enforcement officers. The award recognizes the crucial role of customs & enforcement officers in implementing trade restrictions and bans for hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) and hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). Both groups of chemicals are widely continue reading : Global Montreal Protocol Customs Enforcement Award