Hazardous Waste Management Section
The primary responsibility of the Environmental Quality Division-Hazardous Waste Management Section (EQD-HWMS) is to enforce and assist the EMB Regional Offices in the implementation of Title III (Hazardous Waste Management) of DAO 29, the Implementing Rules and Regulations of RA 6969 and DAO 2013-22, its Procedural Manual.
“On 22 October 2020, the Final Stakeholders Consultation on the proposed amendments to DAO 2013-22 or the “Revised Procedures and Standards for the Management of Hazardous Wastes:, was held. As such, any stakeholder may send a position paper regarding the proposed amendments presented during the consultation. All position papers of Stakeholders should be sent on or before 13th November 2020.
Kindly click the link below for a copy of the draft DAO with the proposed amendments in blue and red ink.
While the Environmental Management Bureau – Central Office is in Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine, we shall be working on skeleton workforce from Monday to Friday, 9am to 3pm starting 18 May 2020 until 29 May 2020. The public is encouraged to send all inquiries at email@example.com. For special permits to transport (SPTTs) M501 (Healthcare Wastes) and other hazardous wastes, you may send it at firstname.lastname@example.org only until the online system is operational by June 2020. All electronic communication/transaction must be transmitted to and received by the Office from 9am to 3pm. Applications or transactions received beyond 3pm will be acted upon the following working day. For specific queries/clarification the public is also advised to contact the assigned EMB personnel.
Interim Guidelines on Issuance of Special Permit to Transport (SPTT) for the Transport of Hazardous Waste within the Community Quarantine Period
Addendum to the Interim Guidelines on Issuance of Special Permit to Transport (SPTT) for the Transportation of Hazardous Wastes within the Community Quarantine Period
Amendment of the Interim Guidelines on Issuance of Special Permit to Transport (SPTT) for the Transportation of Hazardous Wastes within the Community Quarantine Period
Clarificatory Guidance on the issuance of Hazardous Waste Generator (HWG) Registration for Malls or Commercial building Owners and Clustered Establishments
Provisional Guidelines on the Hazardous Wastes Management during the Extended Enhanced Community Quarantine Period
ATTENTION TO ALL IMPORTERS OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS UNDER DAO 2013-22:
A memorandum circular was issued on 28 November 2017 to clarify that all importers of recyclable materials containing hazardous substances shall be required to secure an Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC).
For more information: Memorandum Circular No. 011, series of 2017
|Importation Clearance Checklist of Requirements|
|Importer Registry Sheet|
|Importation Clearance for Recyclable Materials|
|Export Clearance Checklist of Requirements|
|Treatment, Storage. Disposal (TSD) Facility:|
|TSD Checklist of Requirements|
|Affidavit for TSD Facility|
|Generator Registry Form|
|Generator Checklist of Requirements|
|Transporter Checklist of Requirements
|Affidavit for HW Transporter|
|Permit to Transport
HW Generation Quarterly Report
To all EMB Regional Offices:
Kindly use this form in your quarterly reports: HWGeneration_new form.xls
IMPORTER OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS CONTAINING HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES & EXPORTER OF HAZARDOUS WASTES
Hazardous Waste Management Section
Environmental Quality Division
Environmental Management Bureau
2/F AQMTC Building. Environmental Management Bureau
DENR Compound, Visayas Avenue
Diliman, Quezon City
Tel: (02) 928-1212
Email us: email@example.com