More trash, problems haunt Inayawan landfill

MORE trash, lack of equipment and foul smell experienced by nearby residents and establishments are among the problems faced with the reopened Inayawan sanitary landfill in Cebu City.

An official of the Department of Public Services (DPS) said more trash are being dumped now in the Inayawan sanitary landfill.

TIMELINE: State of Inayawan Sanitary Landfill

From an average of 456 tons of garbage dumped daily since the landfill reopened in June this year, the area already accommodated about 600 tons of trash per day, as of August, said DPS chief Roberto Cabarrubias.