10 tons of trash collected

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/15/2018

Ten tons of trash, made up of campaign materials such as paper, posters, fliers, and tarpaulins, were collected by the Cebu City government’s Department of Public Service (DPS) personnel a day after the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan…

More than seven tons of garbage collected in Daanbantayan, Lapu

Jessa Mae Sotto and Norman Mendoza 05/05/2018

About 7.6 tons of garbage were collected in a clean-up drive by a non-government organization (NGO) in Malapascua Island in Daanbantayan town, northern Cebu. Axelle Jorcin, executive director of People and the Sea, said 350 volunteers took…

How FB collected phone call, text logs

AP 03/27/2018

The news that Facebook’s Android app has been collecting call and text histories is yet another black eye for the social media giant. But just why was Facebook able to siphon off records of who its users…

Unsegregated garbage will no longer be collected

Chris Evert Ruffolo, Nestle L. Semilla 02/28/2018

CEBU CITY SAYS IT’S FINAL! Starting today, March 1, the Cebu City government will again make another attempt to strictly enforce its “no segregation, no collection” garbage policy. It is a tall order considering that not one…

Almost 300 kilos of underwater trash collected in Hilotungan

Norman V. Mendoza 02/10/2018

MACTAN Island is known the world over for its pristine beaches and magnificent coral reefs. So imagine the shock of dive volunteers including foreign nationals when they collected almost 300 kilos of underwater trash in a clean…

CCENRO on garbage watch for Sinulog

Nestle S. Semilla 01/12/2018

Eco-stations for will be put up along the Sinulog route to minimize the volume of garbage on the streets. According to the Cebu City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CCENRO) Chief Nida Cabrera, the city has collected…