Cavite takes action against water pollution
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Local government authorities in this city have started efforts to clean rivers in the lowland and upland districts of the province following reports that some tributaries are contaminated by waste and toxic chemicals. River dredging and clearing operations were relaunched in Bacoor District in January as a course of action against floods and pollution in the area. During the launch, waste traps were installed along waterways bounding several barangays (villages) in the district.
Giron, A. (2017, February 16). Cavite takes action against water pollution. Manila Bulletin, p. B9.
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Water pollution; Pollution control; Environmental restoration; Environmental protection; Wastes; Chemical pollution; Fish kill; Faeces; Faecal pollution; Pollutants; Pollution indicators; Faecal coliforms; Coliforms; Environmental monitoring; Tests; Water treatment; Drinking water; Public health; Provincial Government Environment and Natural Resources Office (PG-ENRO); Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Officer (MENRO); Export Processing Zone Authority; Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR); Pozas, Rolinio P.; Cavite
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