Isabel, Leyte – September is the annual coastal clean-up in the world. With the International Coastal Cleanup Day declared every third Saturday of September of each year, the Philippines joins the world community with Presidential Proclamation No. 244 declaring the entire month of September as National Clean-up Month. The Local Government of Isabel in Leyte Province holds a coastal cleanup and mangrove planting on 20 September 2023. Spearheaded by its Mayor, Hon. Edgardo “Dodo’ Cordeno, and MENRO Chief Almira Villaseran, Cleanaway Philippines Inc. (CPI) actively participates in this project along with several key industries in the locality: Petron Philippines (Leyte), PASAR, PHILPHOS, Grand Terra, HK Imperial, IASCO and PCG Isabel.