“PEZA Baguio City Economic Zone, pursuant to its commitment in promoting a healthy balance between eco-industrial development, environmental sustainability and ensuring a green, resilient, safe economic zone, celebrates the National Coastal Clean Up Month (initially scheduled Sept. 29) with the theme “Safe Oceans Start at Home” through the Clean and Fit as You Jog Plogging Activity.
The activity aims to provide continuing program in the protection of inland waterways, promotion of healthy workplace through the revolution smoke-free program, dengue awareness campaign and physical fitness program.
The clean-up drive, in collaboration with LGU Baguio City, EMB WQMA and 2nd Air Reserve Center, was conducted on 06 October 2020 along Loakan Road, BCEZ pocket forests/green buffer zone and adapted Loakan Creek area. It was participated by 60 PEZA-BCEZ,BFP-CLU personnel and service providers.
Solid wastes collected during the clean up activity is at 115.25 kgs. for disposal in the PEZA Material Recovery Facility, WOW Recyling MRF. Scattered bottles and containers with water were drained empty and cigarette butts collected four half-filled 1.5 L PET bottles.”
Press release published by PEZA-BCEZ through Smoke-Free Baguio.