2 weeks EcoWaste Coalition joins Rep. Uy in calling to investigate burning of waste materials from South Korea MB
By Chito Chavez Environmental group EcoWaste Coalition has supported the call of Misamis Oriental 2nd District Representative Juliette Uy urging authorities to investigate the fire that destroyed part of the 5,177 tons of illegal waste materials from South Korea that are due for re-export next month. South Korean garbage shipments in Barangay Sta. Cruz in Tagaloan, Misamis Oriental (Photo courtesy of EcoWaste Coalition) In her Facebook post yesterday, Uy posted photos of the burning waste materials as she sought for “immediate arson investigation.” “I appeal to the National Bureau of Investigation, Bureau of Fire Protection, and the Department of Environment and ... more