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Waste firm’s CEO nabbed in US

Leonard Glenn Francis is shown in middle together with officials of Glenn Command Group  PHOTO FROM GLENNMARINEGROUP.COM

The chief executive officer of a controversial US Navy contractor was reportedly arrested in the United States along with some naval officers over bribery charges on Monday, according to the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) and US newspaper reports.

Posted: September 20th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US Navy contractor liable for Subic waste dumping

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The MT Glenn Guardian docked at Alava Pier on Subic Bay: Liable  ROBERT GONZAGA/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

The Senate has found the US Navy contractor Glenn Defense Marine Asia liable for violating Philippines laws when it dumped hundreds of thousands of liters of wastewater off Subic, Zambales.

Posted: February 8th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US navy contractor dumped millions of liters of wastes in Subic

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Senator Loren Legarda, Climate Change Act of 2009

Millions of liters of sewage wastes were dumped in the Philippine waters by US Navy contractor Glenn Defense Marine Asia without proper permits from the government, Senator Loren Legarda, who headed an investigation into the waste dumping incident in Subic Bay in October, said Wednesday.

Posted: February 6th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

SBMA to decide fate of US Navy contractor

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Retired Rear Admiral Mateo Mayuga, CEO of Glenn Defense, claimed that the US Navy pretreated ship waste and that the waste was dumped into waters beyond Philippine territory. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Senate finding that Glenn Defense Marine Philippines Inc. violated Philippine environmental laws by dumping toxic waste into Subic Bay could put the US Navy contractor in deeper trouble with the authorities here.

Posted: November 23rd, 2012 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Glenn Defense still servicing US ships—Payumo

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BCDA Chair Felicito Payumo. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A top official of the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) has assailed the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) for allowing a US Navy contractor to continue servicing American vessels here despite an ongoing investigation on the firm’s alleged waste dumping in Subic Bay last month.

Posted: November 19th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Coast Guard: What toxic waste?

The MT Glenn Guardian docked at Alava Pier on Subic Bay: Liable  ROBERT GONZAGA/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has disputed news reports saying the US Navy support ship M/T Glenn Guardian had dumped toxic wastes into the Zambales body of water.

Posted: November 16th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Contractor questions Subic tests on wastewater samples

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Retired Rear Admiral Mateo Mayuga, CEO of Glenn Defense, claimed that the US Navy pretreated ship waste and that the waste was dumped into waters beyond Philippine territory. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A US Navy contractor on Wednesday questioned the accuracy of the results of laboratory tests on the wastewater samples that the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) collected from its vessel last month, saying the integrity of the sample used and the procedure applied in testing it needed verification.

Posted: November 15th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

In The Know: The Toxic Substances, Hazardous and Nuclear Wastes Control Act

The MT Glenn Guardian docked at Alava Pier on Subic Bay: Liable  ROBERT GONZAGA/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

According to a Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) procedural manual on toxic and hazardous waste management as mandated in the implementation rules for Republic Act No. 6969, or the Toxic Substances, Hazardous and Nuclear Wastes Control Act:

Posted: November 14th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Firm still under probe for dumping waste—SBMA

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The MT Glenn Guardian docked at Alava Pier on Subic Bay: Liable  ROBERT GONZAGA/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

The finding that the ship waste dumped by a US Navy contractor into Subic Bay was not hazardous pertains to just one incident, the chief of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) said on Tuesday, indicating that the contractor is not yet off the hook.

Posted: November 14th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

3 senators seek probe of toxic waste dumping

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Photo taken form denr.gov.ph

Three senators on Monday filed separate resolutions calling for an investigation of the supposed dumping of toxic waste from a US Navy ship off the coast of Zambales province by a vessel owned by a Singapore-based multinational firm that allegedly did not have the required registration and permits to do so.

Posted: November 13th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

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