Senators Migz Zubiri and Cynthia Villar want a law banning the use of single use plastic amid a report that the Philippines is one of the top sources of plastic trash dumped into the sea.
Senate Committee on Environment
Senator Cynthia Villar on Monday deplored that a decade after the Supreme Court ordered the clean-up of Manila Bay, there is still “no indication” that the quality of the waters of the bay has improved.
Senator Nancy Binay is opposed to the planned construction of a casino resort in Boracay as she reiterated her stand to implement a “moratorium” on new constructions in the island.
“I don’t care.”