-Vico Sotto ordered to shut down a meat processing plant after conducting an inspection in the facility
-He noted the bad wastewater management of the meat processing plant
-Sotto also ordered to find the CENRO employee who last inspected the place
Vico Sotto ordered the closure of a meat processing plant in Barangay Bagong Ilog.
After inspecting the facility, Vico ordered to shut it down for not having a wastewater treatment plant which the law requires.
"Wala silang stp o anti-pollution device na kailangan sa batas. Sanhi ang mga ganitong kalakaran ng polusyon at baha."
There were complaints about how their wastewater goes straight to the street or the drainage of the city, mostly with pig's blood.
"Dumidiretso sa drainage/kalsada ng lungsod ang maduming tubig nila, madalas may kasama pang DUGO NG BABOY!!"
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According to its workers, the plant is currently owned by the restaurant chain Razon's. Despite knowing this, Sotto remained firm with his decision.
"Kahit malaking kompanya pa ang may-ari ng plantang ito, wala kaming pakialam."
The Pasig City Mayor also said that he already ordered an investigation against the CENRO (City Environment and Natural Resources Office) employee who last inspected and approved the plant's sanitary permit.
"Pinapahanap ko na rin ang empleyado ng CENRO na huling nag-inspect nito."
KAMI previously reported about government officials that Mayor Vico Sotto fired because of their abusive behavior.
Vico Sotto, son of Connie Reyes and Vic Sotto, is a politician who first entered politics when he ran for a seat on the Pasig City Council in 2016. He is the current Mayor of Pasig.
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