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Philippine Clean Air Act of 1999, Republic Act No. 8749.

Country/Territory
Philippines
Document type
Legislation
Date
1998
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere
Keyword
Basic legislation Air quality/air pollution Certification Emissions Hazardous substances Ozone layer Polluter pays principle EIA Environmental planning Environmental standards
Geographical area
Asia, South-Eastern Asia
Entry into force notes
15 days after publication.
Abstract

The Act provides for the creation of a national program of air pollution management focusing primarily on pollution prevention; for the promotion of mass media communication in order to create social awareness and active participation in air quality planning and monitoring. A Certificate of Conformity issued by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to vehicle manufacturer / assembler or importer shall certify that this new vehicle or vehicle type meets the mandatory requirements in

Full text
English
Website
pepp.emb.gov.ph

References - Legislation

Implemented by

DENR Administrative Order No. 81 containing implementing rules and regulations of the Philippine Clean Air Act of 1999.

Legislation | Philippines | 2000

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Authorization/permit, Policy/planning, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

DENR Department Administrative Order No. 2004-26 amending Rule XIX of DENR Administrative Order No. 2000-81 (Implementing Rules and Regulations of RA 8749).

Legislation | Philippines | 2004

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Air quality/air pollution, Certification, Emissions, Environmental standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX