Punong Barangays Charlemagne Banitlan of Piapi, Angelita Ragay of Looc and Nerio Grapa of Bantayan join employees of the Environment and Natural Resources Office, volunteer students and green advocates make the solemn vow to lead in the campaign to intensify the segregation at source to reduce trash generated from the households and business stores.

Merci Ferrer, Consultant of War on Wastes-Negros Oriental and and Sonia Mendoza, Chairperson of Mother Earth Foundation briefed Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo on the necessity and mechanics of the activity.

This is in line with the objective of the city government to practice segregation of wastes at source in the households or barangays to be sorted at the MRFs and finally dispose residuals at the soon to be built sanitary landfill.