Tag - DEH

Environment Health News

Electronic waste poses dangers to our environment

More than 20 million tons of electronic waste is produced every year worldwide, that’s according to the Institution of Physics. One local business owner said...

Environment News

No further hotspots detected at George Town landfill

The George Town landfill remained fire-free on Thursday (7 February). Government Information Services (GIS) confirmed there were no further hot spots in the area of...

Business Environment News

DVES Boss: “We are trying”

The acting director at the Department of Vehicle and Equipment Services (DVES) defends his team after the Health Minister registered his frustration over delays in...

Business Environment Health News Politics

Minister Seymour says DEH to get more resources

Health Minister Hon. Dwayne Seymour said his patience is wearing thin on Cayman’s garbage woes and he is pushing new alternatives at the Department of...

Crime News

DEH worker held at ORIA with ganja

A Department of Environmental Health employee faces drug charges Tuesday (15 January) after ganja was found in his luggage at the Owen Roberts International Airport. The...

Environment News

DEH urges Cayman to recycle Christmas trees

With the Twelfth Night approaching, it is time to start thinking about life after Christmas and what to do with your Christmas tree now that the holiday period is coming...

Crime News

DEH says prisoner-collaboration scheme still in “discussion phase”

The DEH said on Tuesday (4 November) that the initiative to get prisoners helping with garbage collection is yet to be fully signed off. This, in spite of the Health...

Crime Environment News Politics

Northward inmates to join rubbish collection rounds this week

Northward prisoners are expected to make rounds with the household rubbish collectors this week (26 November) and the move has been welcomed, especially by their...

Environment News Politics

Department of Environmental Health back on track?

Things could be looking up for the beleaguered Department of Environmental Health, according to their bulk waste collectors. On Wednesday (21 November) the collectors...

Crime News

Prisoners to join rubbish collectors in bid to improve delays

Northward prisoners could be joining rubbish collectors on their rounds as soon as this week (19 November.) The idea proposed by the Health Minister Hon. Dwayne Seymour...


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