The Governor was assisted by OIC Provincial Administrator Dennis Ventilacion and PENRO officer-in-charge Atty. Arturo Cangrejo. Each municipality received the amount of P100,000. The recipients LGUS were: Guimbal, Igbaras, Miag-ao , San Joaquin, Tigbauan, Alimodian, Leganes, Leon, San Miguel, Calinog, Janiuay, Maasin, Anilao, Barotac Nuevo, Dingle, Balasan, Btc. Viejo, Batad, Carles, San Rafael, Estancia, Lemery and San Dionisio.
Ecological Solid Waste Management Program
Students from Miag-ao National High School work on their Christmas lantern made of trash during the "Basura Mo I-Parol Mo" lantern making contest organized by the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) as part of the Ecological Solid Waste Management Month celebration at the provincial capitol lobby on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. The finished lanterns will be displayed at the Capitol for the entire Yuletide season.
Mayors of 17 local government units (LGU) who were recipients of P100,000 financial assistance from the provincial government for the safe closure and rehabilitation of their dump sites pose with Gov.
ILOILO — As lead implementers, employees of the Iloilo Provincial Capitol have been instructed to segregate their waste in compliance to Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000. Mandated by Governor Arthur Defensor Sr., a memorandum order has been issued requiring all employees to practice solid waste management by adopting the Trash in a Bottle: An Alternative Recycling Technology on Plastics (ART on Plastics) starting this month.