INFECTIOUS WASTE REDUCTION. Alabang Medical Center Administrative Officer Liza Topacio shares they have lessened waste volume, including single-use plastic bottles through the installation of water fountains in hospital floors during the launching of the Break Free From Plastic Healthcare Network held at Hive Hotel, Quezon City on Friday (Feb. 28, 2020). Hospitals and medical institutions in the Philippines together with other advocates and volunteers have pledged to promote sustainable waste-management to protect the health of the planet and the people. (PNA photo by Robert Oswald P. Alfiler