SDG Watch


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Goals/Targets/Indicators Baseline Latest Target4/ Data Source Agency
Data Year Data Year Data Year
target 12.4

By 2020, achieve the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, in accordance with agreed international frameworks, and significantly reduce their release to air, water and soil in order to minimize their adverse impacts on human health and the environment.


Hazardous waste generated per capita, and proportion of hazardous waste treated (industries) 1/ 2/


Hazardous waste generated per capita by industries




2017     Administrative data, DENR-EMB
Population Projections, PSA

Proportion of hazardous waste treated by industries3/




2017     Administrative data, DENR-EMB
The SDG Watch is compiled by the Philippine Statistics Authority
as the official repository of SDG indicators in the Philippines per PSA Board Resolution No. 09 Series of 2017.
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r      Revised data
1/    Special computation made by the PSA Technical Staff using the Administrative data from DENR-EMB and the Population projections from the PSA
2/    Limited to hazardous waste generated by industries
3/    Revision was based on the submission of EMB on March 2021
4/    Based on the preliminary 2030 Nationally Determined Numerical Targets for the SDGs through the conducted consultation and validation workshops with both government and non-government stakeholders of NEDA, in partnership with PIDS. 
EMB Environmental Management Bureau
DENR Department of Environment and Natural Resources
NEDA National Economic and Development Authority
PIDS Philippine Institute for Development Studies