The Department of Environment and Natural Resources - Environmental Management Bureau (DENR - EMB) has issued an Administrative Order (DAO) 2021-08, entitled “Chemical Control Order (CCO) for Cadmium and Cadmium Compounds” on 22 October 2021.
The said CCO covered all issuances of Priority Chemical List (PCL) or PCL exemption for Cadmium and its compounds. Importers, distributors, manufacturers, industrial users, hazardous waste transporter and TSD facilities of cadmium and cadmium compounds are now required to apply for CCO Registration.
For more information, please click here to download the PEZA MC 2021-064: Chemical Control Order of Cadmium and Cadmium Compounds
The processing of the renewal applications from PEZA Residual Waste Haulers (RWH) is now being accepted starting 01 October 2021. RWH who will be allowed to submit their renewal applications are those whose registration expired on 30 June 2020 to 30 June 2021. To have an efficient processing of the applications and to promote COVID protocols, as well, the submission will be through email and a schedule for filing of application has been (downloaad the PEZA MC # 2021-054 below for more details).
New applications and late renewals for registration as RWH will continue to be processed.
Please click here to download the PEZA MC # 2021-054: RENEWAL OF PEZA REGISTRATION AS RESIDUAL WASTE HAULERS
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources - Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB) has added eighty-three (83) more chemicals to the Philippine Inventory of Chemicals and Chemicals Substances (PICCS), expanding the present number to a total of 22,277 registered chemicals.
Importers and/or manufacturers of chemicals and chemical substances not listed in PICCS are advised to secure an Small Quantity Importation (SQI) Permit or Pre-Manufacture Pre-Importation Notification (PMPIN), whichever is applicable, from DENR-EMB.
Please click here to download the PEZA MC 2021-053: ADDITIONAL CHEMICALS LISTED IN THE PHILIPPINE INVENTORY OF CHEMICALS AND CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES (PICCS)