Philippine’s Management of Hazardous Wastes
The plan of the countries to get rid of hazardous waste has been existing for so many years since these hazardous wastes has also been existing for a long period. There are so many good policies and practices that are being put in place that can help in the removal of these hazardous wastes. these policies and practices have been seen used mostly in the third world countries such as the Philippines. These policies are mostly made by industries such as semiconductor manufacturing plants.
Anything that do not have use or is not necessary for commercial, industrial or agricultural industry is said to be hazardous waste. Manufacturing process always cause a creation or discard of some wastes, and these wastes are the main example of these hazardous wastes. In Philippines, there are waste management practice talked about in this article. For the classification of the wastes, every country has their way of doing the classification, and in some parts of the country, they always consider it to be universal.
The following wastes can be included in the hazardous wastes, acid wastes, some reactive chemical wastes, pigment waste, organic wastes and also any container that might be used in the process is also an example of the wastes. In the entire world, people would not like to associate themselves with things that are not benefiting their social life or health or rather things that are not useful at all in their life. There are so many importance of the classification of these waste such as managing of the waste. If you are having problems in classifying of the waste, contact some companies and employees that are well known in the area because there are some companies and employers who always receive training on hazardous materials.
To be able to manage the hazardous waste in the Philippines successfully, you need a full-time pollution control officer. There are some requirement you must put into consideration for the companies that generate wastes which are named to be hazardous. The registration and paying the required amount to in order to get an identification card and also the number, is the number one step that you should put into consideration because it allows the wastes to be tracked properly.
the work of full-time pollution control officer is to determine the quality and the type of the hazardous waste that has been generated. When a company implements waste management policies, the waste is supposed to be certified as treated, recycled or disposed of. So many challenges that will be included during the implementing of hazardous waste management policies. Raise awareness of the existence of the hazardous wastes.