Chemical Management Section
Air Quality Training Center Bldg., DENR Compound
Visayas Ave., Diliman, Quezon City

TeleFax: (032) 928-8892
Email: chemicals@emb.gov.ph

Republic Act 6969 "Toxic Substances and Hazardous and Nuclear Wastes Control Act of 1990"

DENR Administrative Order:

DAO 1992-29 "Implementing Rules and Regulations of R.A. 6969"

Orientation Manual

DAO 1998-58 "Priority Chemical List"

DAO 2005-05 "Toxic Chemical Substance for Issuance of CCO"

DAO 2005-27 "Revised Priority Chemical List (PCL)"

DAO 2007-19 "Suspension and/or Deferment of the Deadline for the Storage of All Existing Decommissioned PCBs, PCB Equipments and PCB Oils/Fluids" 

DAO 2007-23 "Prescribing Additional Requirements for the Issuance of the PCL Compliance Certificate" 

DAO 2015-09 "Rules and Procedures for the Implementation of the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals in Preparation of Safety Data Sheet (SDS) and Labelling Requirements of Toxic Chemical Substances" 

Chemical Control Order:

Ozone Depleting Substances (DAO 2000-18)

Revised Ozone Depleting Substances (DAO 2004-08)

Cyanide and Cyanide Compounds (DAO 1997-39)

Polychlorinated Biphenyls (DAO 2004-01)

Asbestos (DAO 2000-02)

Mercury and Mercury Compounds (DAO 1997-38)

Lead and Lead Compounds (DAO 2013-24)

Revised Regulation for Ozone Depleting Substances (DAO 2013-25)


DENR Memorandum Circular:

DMC 2000-12 "Schedules of Fee for RA 6969" 

DMC 2002-02 "Withdrawal of the Announcement to the Public Singed on 24 July 2001 Regarding the Ban of Carbon Dioxide Found in Fire Extinguishers, Suppressors, Fire Fighting Paraphernalias, Refrigirants and the Like " 

DMC 2002-12 "Delegation of Authority to the EMB Regional Offices to Issue Permit to Transport for Hazardous Waste, and Certification and Importation Clearance for Chemicals and Chemical Substances" 

DMC 2005-003 "Prescribing Graduated Administrative Fines Pursuant to RA 6969 and DAO 1992-29" 

DMC 2005-23 "Registration of Dealers, Re-sellers, and Retailers of ODS" 

DMC 2009-02 "Temporary Banning of the Importation and Use of Endosulfan" 

EMB Memorandum Circular:

EMC 2003-003 "Waste Management Service Provider" 

EMC 2003-011 "Scope of Compliance Monitoring for Industrial Chemicals and Toxic Substance Under Title II of RA 6969" 

EMC 2005-03 "List of Alternatives to ODS" 

EMC 2014-01 "Philippine Inventory of Chemicals and Chemical Substances"

EMC 2014-03 "Supplemental Guidelines for the DAO 2007-23"

EMC 2014-10 "Guidelines for the Disclosure of Confidential Business Information (CBI) and Monitoring of Small-Quantity (SQI), and Pre-Manufacture Pre-Importation Notification (PMPIN)"

EMC 2015-002 "Harmonization of Registration Forms, Issued Certificates and Procedures for Chemical Control Orders (CCOs), and Small Quantity Importation (SQI)

EMC 2015-004 "Clarifications to the Chemical Control Order (CCO) for Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)"

EMC 2015-005 "Clarification on the Prohibited Uses of Lead and Lead Compounds under DAO 2013-24, Chemical Control Order (CCO) for Lead and Lead Compounds"

EMC 2015-007 "Technical Guidance Document on Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) Management"