Dumangas swaps garbage for rice

first_imgILOILO – A town in Iloilo is acceptinga kilo of trash in exchange for a kilo of rice. The local government of Dumangas onWednesday launched “Basura baylo bugas” to help with the solid waste managementin the province.  The town hall opened its lobby area toaccommodate residents who wanted to swap their trash.center_img Mayor Onal Golez said the collectedwaste will be shredded and mixed with cement to be used as foot walks and forother beautification infrastructures in the town.(With a report from ABS-CBN News/PN)last_img