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Goals/Targets/Indicators Baseline Data Source Agency
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/

Hazardous waste generated per capita

0.0081* 2012 Administrative data, DENR-EMB

Proportion of hazardous waste treated

56.9* 2012 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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* Special computation made by the PSA Technical Staff

1/ Limited to hazardous waste generated by industries

EMB       Environmental Management Bureau, DENR
DENR    Department of Environment and Natural Resources