SCPI recommends EMB-13 for ISO 9001:2015 & ISO 14001:2015 recertification

Posted on February 19, 2021/ EMB Caraga passed the Remote Audit of SOCOTEC Certification Philippines, Inc. (SCPI) and was recommended for recertification of both its International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015, also known as Quality Management System (QMS) and Environmental Management (EMS), respectively. The declaration made by Dr. Mark Vera, SCPI lead continue reading : SCPI recommends EMB-13 for ISO 9001:2015 & ISO 14001:2015 recertification

EMB-13 checks United Woods Industries Corp. compliance to air emission standards

EMB Caraga Air Quality Monitoring Team conducted stack sampling at United Wood Industries Corp., located in Baan, Butuan City on February 8, 2021. This is a regular activity of the Bureau to check the industries if they are compliant with the DENR standards for air emission. In the conduct of said activitity, EMB Caraga ensures continue reading : EMB-13 checks United Woods Industries Corp. compliance to air emission standards

EMB-13 closes 2 open dumpsites

Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) XIII closed open dumpsites on January 25, 2021 operating in two municipalities in Caraga. OIC Regional Director, Engr. Albert G. Arcamo led the implementation of the closure order, in coordination with DENR XIII, PENRO-Agusan del Norte, and CENRO-Tubay. The operation of said disposal facility is in violation under Republic Act 9003 continue reading : EMB-13 closes 2 open dumpsites

PEMU-SDS joins orientation on ECC and CNC requirements for TREs in Cantilan

For. Edwin A. Mollaneda, head of EMB Caraga Provincial Environmental Management Unit of Surigao del Sur (PEMU-SDS) and Engr. Michael B. Tuares, Engineer III, joined as resource persons on the Facilitation of the requirements of the Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) and Certificate of Non-Coverage (CNC) for tourism-related establishments (TREs) operating within the municipality of Cantilan, continue reading : PEMU-SDS joins orientation on ECC and CNC requirements for TREs in Cantilan

EMB 13 rolls out GREENketching

Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Caraga launched GREENketching, the first virtual poster making competition on June 25, 2020. This is in line with the 2020 Philippine Environment Month celebration. Around twenty student-artists, grades 7-12 from public and private institutions in Caraga Region participated the contest via zoom. Five participants were declared winners and awarded during the continue reading : EMB 13 rolls out GREENketching