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Gov't puts trash traps, warns 'esteroristas' in Pasig River

May 06, 2018 - 8:50 PM

The problem begins in waterways such as the San Juan River, now the most polluted in Metro Manila

SEA OF TRASH. Volunteers collect garbage in the San Juan River. Photo courtesy of PRRC

Honeylet Avanceña wants Pasig River rehab tackled in Cabinet meeting

Apr 03, 2018 - 12:15 PM

The President's partner is now able to suggest agenda items for Cabinet meetings

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gets his attire fixed by his partner Honeylet as they prepare to welcome the leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states and dialogue partners for the dinner hosted by the Philippines at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City on November 12, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENIAL PHOTO

Philippines' Pasig River a finalist for international award

Aug 01, 2017 - 3:10 PM

The Pasig River is going up against the Tweed River in Scotland the San Antonio River in Texas and the Nushagak and Kvichak Rivers in Alaska

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Jun 19, 2017 - 10:20 AM

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Is there hope for Pasig River rehab? Microorganisms can help

Jun 17, 2017 - 5:35 PM

But mud balls aren t the first line of defense We need the river to be cleaned of solid waste says an advocate

MUD BALLS. Effective Microorganism mud balls can help restore Pasig River. Photo by Bea Herrera/Rappler

What drives Gina Lopez?

Aug 01, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Environment Secretary Gina Lopez vows to make things happen now that she s in government What keeps her going?

LOVE FOR COUNTRY. DENR Secretary Gina Lopez, a longtime environment advocate, talks to Rappler about what it's like to be on the other side of the fence. Screenshot from Rappler

COA: Pasig River commission slow to relocate informal settlers

Jun 28, 2016 - 10:07 AM

The Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission failed to hit its target of relocating 2 973 families living near the river the Commission on Audit says

REHABILITATION. The PRRC aims to clean up waterways and tributaries of the Pasig River. Photo from the Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission

Free ride, coffee as MMDA reopens Pasig ferry system

Apr 25, 2014 - 3:19 PM

The ferry service will be free for passengers for one week starting April 28 to May 2 from 6 am to 7 pm

BRING IT BACK. In this file photo, a family looks the river banks while on a ferry boat travelling along the Pasig River. The ferry service was shut down in 2011 due to losses. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Oil depot violates zoning, sanitary laws

Jun 25, 2013 - 5:44 PM

The Sta Ana oil depot does not have zoning and sanitary permits and violated electrical regulations

UNDER INVESTIGATION. Larraine's Marketing, which keeps tanks of bunker oil in its facility, violated zoning, environmental, sanitation and electrical regulations. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Esteros and the river warriors

Sep 07, 2012 - 4:50 PM

The new Estero de Paco showcases how restoring the Pasig River s creeks can help mitigate floods

Estero de Paco today. Photo by Carlos Santamaria