The Philippine Center for Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development, Inc. (PCEPSDI) is a non-stock non-profit and non-government organization duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. It is an affiliate organization of the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP).
PCEPSDI is the Administrator of the National Ecolabelling Programme - Green Choice Philippines (NELP-GCP) that is based on ISO 14024 - Guiding Principles and Procedures. NELP-GCP is a voluntary, multiple criteria-based, and third party programme that aims to encourage clean manufacturing practices and consumption of environmentally preferable products and services. This government project is seen as an important marketing instrument to complement laws and regulations for environmentally preferable products and a guide to consumers' purchasing preferences. The project is under the auspices of the Department of Trade and Industry and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
J.R. Nereus O. Acosta, Ph.D.
June M. Alvarez
Bernardito C. Ang