The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. V (MGB R.O.-V) and Bicol mining companies participated in the recently held Environmental Exhibit at Robinsons Place Naga last June 17-19, 2019.

MGB R.O.-V featured samples of minerals and ores found in the Bicol Region. Along with this, mining companies operating in the Bicol Region namely: Filminera Resources Corporation/Phil. Gold Processing and Refining Corporation (FRC/PGPRC) in Aroroy, Masbate; Mt. Labo Exploration and Development Corporation (MLEDC) in Labo, Camarines Norte; and Ibalong Resources and Development Corporation (IRDC) in Palanog, Camalig, Albay have also showcased their best practices in mining, environmental mitigation and social development activities in their respective area.

The participating mining companies in the Bicol Region
From top to right: FRC/PGPRC; IRDC; MLEDC


The Environmental Exhibit aims to inform and engage stakeholders of the programs and services of the Agency and designed to highlight the positive image of the Philippine mining industry.