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2b

Encourage more emission monitoring and stack testing of mercury releases

DENR,

Task Force

2009-2015

2c

Encourage emission reduction in individual facilities as soon as possible

DENR,

Task Force

2009-2015

2d

Conduct regular consultation to assess the achievement of mercury reduction in various regions of the country

DENR,

Task Force

2009-2012

Action Item 3: Undertake source reduction and safe waste management

3a

Impose a total ban on the use of mercury-based sphygmomanometers and thermometers

DOH

2008 Q4

3b

Impose a ban on the use of mercury in high schools science laboratories

DENR, DepEd

2009

3c

Provide technical assistance in pollution prevention measures for dental clinics, hospitals, schools, and laboratories

DENR, DOH

2009-2013

3d

Evaluate the effectiveness of mercury collection and recycling efforts

DENR

2012-2015

3e

Develop innovative partnerships with energy facilities, mining sectors, industries and institutions to elicit  voluntary action for mercury reduction

DENR (MGB, EMB), DOE, DepEd, DOH, DTI, SEC, BOC

Continuous

Action Item 4: Perform outreach and education campaigns

4a

Develop posters and brochures on products containing mercury and their alternatives

DENR,

Task Force

2009-2010

4b

Develop educational programs for commercial and institutional sectors that generate substantial mercury waste and promote the use of substitutes to mercury products and processes

DENR,

Task Force

2009-2010

4c

Develop information and educational campaigns on proper recycling and waste management of items containing mercury compounds.

DENR,

Task Force

2008-2009

Action Item 5: Undertake research, analysis and strategic monitoring

5a

Improve or refine the mercury inventories by sources, especially from the top 5 categories

DENR

2009-2010

5b

Coordinate the exchange of information to have a national inventory

DENR

2009-2010

5c

Promote the collection of emission test data for large mercury releases and collection and analysis of fish samples

DENR, DOH

Continuous

5d

Use of mercury dispersion modeling to

DENR

2009-2011

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