March 13, 1980
creation of the association of pollution control officers or environmental engineers representing Region 7 & 8 industrial establishments/companies and environmental officers of local government, academe, commercial establishments and service facilities.
December 19, 1981
ratification of PCAPI-7 Constitution and By-Laws in the Annual General Membership Meeting held at Sunburst, Cebu City.
The association was registered to the Securities and Exchange Commission as Pollution Control Association of the Philippines, Inc.–Region 7, PCAPI-7 for short”.
September 5, 1997
PCAPI-7 had launched a City Integrated Management Program and Composting Project in Lapu-lapu City.
October 17, 1997
PCAPI-7 had supported an Anti-Smoke Belching Awareness Campaign in cooperation with Environmental Management Bureau.
July 3, 1998
Launched a Tree Planting Activity at IBO MEZ, Lapu-lapu City.
September 25, 1999
PCAPI-7 enjoined USC High School Department in a Mural Painting Activity at Leon Kilat St.
Jan 23-Feb, 2002
10-Day Capability Building Training Program on Environmental Monitoring through the sponsorship of KITA of Kitakyushu City.
Creation of Metro Cebu Environmental Initiatives Council forging the vision of Environmental Sustainability which PCAPI-7 serving as secretariat. This is a partnership between EMB-7, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority- Reg 7, NEDA-7, CUSW, LGU- Cebu City, LGU-Mandaue City, University of Cebu, Southwestern University and PCAPI-7.
PCAPI-7 developed a 7- module diploma course for Pollution Control Officers through the sponsorship of Canadian Initiatives Development Authority-PEARL 1 Project.
Launching of CIDA-PEARL Project 2, the Environmental Management System of Technical Educational Skills Development Authority spearheaded by PCAPI-7.
Ambient Air Quality Monitoring in 3 cities of Cebu namely Cebu City, Mandaue City and Lapu-Lapu City through the sponsorship of KITA.
Hold for a on Clean Water Act and EUF System, Ecowatch, Self-Monitoring Report, Pollution Adjudication Board & Fines & Penalties, and Waste Water Discharge Fee.
PCAPI-7 has conducted various technical sessions. Among these are Environmental Compliance Inspection Course, Forum on Cleaner Production with DBP, Management of Hospital Wastes, Management of PCBs and Multi-Sectoral Forum on Ozone Depleting Substances with EMB-DENR.
Launched the 1st Cleaner Production Best Practices Recognition among industries in Region 7 thru a financial aid from DBP with the assistance of Cebu Chamber of Commerce and EMB-DENR.
Nov 25-26, 2004
EMS Training for Small and Medium Enterprises in Cebu.
Launched the 25th year (Silver) Anniversary of PCAPI-7 at Montebello Hotel in conjunction with the recognition of Top 10 Industries with Cleaner Production Best Practices. Also recognition of members and leaders with great contribution to the organization.
March 5, 2005
Suroy-Sapa Guadalupe River with 4 KITA representatives.
Conducted Seminar and Tree Planting Project for Barangay Sapangdaku, Cebu City through a grant from KITA and AEON Foundation including Nursery Establishment with the local government and the community, University of Cebu and the Women’s group of the Barangay.
Conducted Pollution Control Officer’s training to Industry and LGU Environmental Officer of Dumaguete City, Philippines.
Conducted Pollution Control Officer’s training to Industry, Hotel and Resort Industries and LGU Environmental Officer of Bohol, Philippines.
Conducted Seminar and Tree Planting Project for Barangay Cantimpla, Cebu City through a grant from KITA and AEON Foundation with the People’s Organization of Cantimpla, Cebu Uniting for Sustainable Water, University of San Jose-Recoletos, Southwestern University, Cebu Institute of Technology, Rotary Club of Cebu-Fuente and PCAPI7.
1999 – 2008
Representation of PCAPI-7 to JICA Training on Capacity Building on Urban and Industrial Environmental Management Training in Kitakyushu City.
Conducted Pollution Control Officer’s training to Industry, Hotel and Resort Industries and LGU Environmental Officer of Bohol, Philippines
Conducted Seminar and Tree Planting Project for Barangay Buhisan, Cebu City for the Rehabilitation of Buhisan Dam Project through a grant from KITA and AEON Foundation with the BArangay Officials, Cebu Uniting for Sustainable Water, University of San Jose-Recoletos, Southwestern University, Rotary Club of Cebu-Fuente, ROTARACT, the students from University of San Carlos, Air Force Reserve Command and PCAPI7
Conducted a 2-month session on Environmental training for Olympus Technology exporting company.
November 1-2, 2008
PCAPI-7 is invited for an International Conference on River Management spearheaded by We Love Murasaki River of Kitakyushu City.
DEVELOPED COURSES/MODULE FOR PCO COMPETENCY UNDER THE CIDA-PEARL PROJECT
Module 1 – PCO Orientation Seminar
Module 2 – Wastewater Management
Module 3 – Air Quality Management and Pollution Control
Module 4 – Toxic Chemicals and Hazardous Wastes Management
Module 5 – Occupational Safety and Health
Module 6 – Solid Waste Management
Module 7 – Environmental Management System