DENGUE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

With more than 6,000 dengue cases in the entire province of Cavite, the Provincial Health Office in partnership with BASF Philippines, Inc. conducted mosquito misting at the Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo Memorial Hospital compound in Trece Martires City on August 3, 2019. Personnel from BASF Philippines, Inc. started mosquito misting around the vicinity of GEAMH early in the morning, an initiative which is part of their corporate social responsibility. On behalf of the Provincial Health Office, Ms. Annabelle Dilig, OIC-Administrative Office for Public Health and Mr. Wilfredo Atas, Construction and Maintenance Foreman of GEAMH received 200 pieces of Interceptor Mosquito Nets and some larval and insect control products from BASF Philippines, Inc headed by Mr. Ronaldo Mercado, President and Managing Director together with Mr. Manolo Sambrano, Head-Agricultural Solutions, Mr. Randall Evangelista, Sales Manager-Agricultural Solutions and Ms. Paola Norial, Accounts Development Officer.