The Sub-Committee on Mineral Industry Development (SCMID) XII passed a resolution reiterating RMDC XII’s request for review of the environmental code of South Cotabato particularly the ban on open pit mining method.
Previously, the Regional Minerals Development Council (RMDC) XII sought the review of the Ordinance No. 4, series of 2010 or the Environmental Code of South Cotabato particularly Section 22 paragraph b thereof contained in Resolution No. 2010-02, series of 2010. However, no official response was received from the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) or from the Office of the Governor concerned relative to the request. Read More