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Dialog sought for anti- plastic law

August 28, 2012

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Full compliance with a total plastic ban and a holistic approach should be pursued by the Cebu City government, environment groups said over the weekend. George Chiu, administrative officer of the Cebu Biodiversity  Conservation Foundation Inc., said while the proposed No Plastic Saturday Ordinance was a good measure “it should start with the right means.” […]

WHICH DAY FOR NO PLASTIC?

August 26, 2012

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It’s not a matter of why, but when plastic bags should be prohibited in Cebu City. The “No Plastic Saturday Ordinance” of Cebu City Councilors Nida Cabrera and Edgar Labella received initial support in last week’s public hearing with no objections. At least two large malls in Cebu already encourage shoppers to forego plastic bags […]