DENR-6 wages war on plastic straws
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The war against beating plastic pollution is becoming widespread, awakening the consciousness of people around the world of its dangerous effects. In order to raise awareness about our plastic pollution problem, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Region 6 has launched the “T.H.R.O.W. the Straw: An Environmental Campaign/Drive against plastic pollution” at the Casa Real, Iloilo City, just recently. T.H.R.O.W. is an abbreviation used for Trim Halt Refuse Omit and Waive the use of Plastic Straw which aims to mitigate and eventually eliminate the use of this short-lived tool. This campaign may substantially bring good numbers in reducing plastic wastes which are the major threats to our drainage and river system which may result to flooding and other environmental issues.
DENR-6 wages war on plastic straws. (2018, November 2-4). The Daily Guardian, pp. 12, 13.
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Pollution; Plastics; Litter; River basins; Environmental protection; Environmental restoration; Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI; City Environment and Natural Resources; River Basin Control Office (RBCO); Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO); Municipal Environment and Natural Resources (MENRO); Daño, Antonio; Flores, Carina V; Lorilla, Danilo L; Cangrejo, Arturo; Marañon, Jose Romi; Paniergo, Menchie G; Calledo, Nikko Paolo V; Duran, Livino B; Sampulna, Jim
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