A 3-day Training on Waste Analysis and Characterization Study (WACS) organized by the PCSDS last September 10-12, 2018 at the Best Western Ivywall Hotel, Puerto Princesa City.

The Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD) is charged with the approval of the Solid Waste Management Plans in the province of Palawan pursuant to Sec. 16 of Republic Act 9003.

A Memorandum of Agreement was entered into between the National Solid Waste Management Commission (NSWMC) and the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development for the conduct of a joint evaluation/review of the Municipal Solid Waste Management Plans of the municipalities of the province. Durng the initial conduct of the joint evaluation review, it was observed that the most of the LGU staff needs training on Waste Analysis and Characterization Study (WACS) to equip them in formulating or updating the subsequent Solid Waste Management Plans of their respective municipalities.