THE Sto. Tomas landfill site is now back in the scopes after the proposed engineered sanitary landfill (ESL) in Ampucao, Itogon was declared a watershed and protected area.
Mayor Mauricio Domogan said he will offer the Sto. Tomas-Apugan site for reevaluation as an ESL.
The mayor hopes the site will no longer be inside a watershed and that it can be used by the city as a back-up dumping site for solid wastes not processed by the Environmental Recycling System machines and site for the proposed waste to energy facility. (MORE)