clean air act

In support of these regulations, the EMB has drawn up the following measures:

  • Guidelines and Standards for dioxin and furans;
  • Guidelines for the Accreditation by the Department of Trade and Industry of Emission Testing Centers for smoke-belchers;
  • Conduct of an Industrial Emission Project which would provide concessional loans to industries for air pollution control equipment acquisition; and,
  • Establishment of an Air Emission Inventory Database

Legazpi City Air Quality Monitoring Status (Real-time)

Naga City Air Quality Monitoring Status (Real-time)

Linis Hangin Program

1. Bantay Usok/ Bantay Tambutso  Program

* Monitoring of Private Emission Testing Centers in Bicol  Region
* Emission testing of all DENR and other government owned  vehicles

2. Bantay Tsimineya

* Issuance of Permit to Operate for Air Pollution Source and  Control Equipment
* Surveillance of firms/industries without Permit to Operate
* Monitoring of firms/industries with Permit to Operate
* Conduct of stact sampling

3. Bantay Sunog – Basura

* Coordination with LGU ‘s in the enforcement of the ban on  open burning
* Technical assistance provided to LGU ‘s in identifying  priority sites for


Urban Ambient Air Monitoring

Urban Ambient Air Monitoring Naga Urban Ambient Air Monitoring Legazpi City



*  Naga City Airshed (Memorandun Circular No. 2003-13 series of 2003
*  Naga City Airshed Governing Board (DENR Administrative Order No. 2003-33
*  Bacon – Manito Geothermal Airshed (Memorandum Circular No. 2002-13
*  Bacon – Manito Geothermal Airshed Governing Board (DAO 11 series of 2004)