Environmental Cleanup, Beautification and Maintenance
Dead Animal Removal (DART)
CEPEP Marine (Wetlands, Inland Waterway & Marine Space Maintenance)
CEPEP Marine is an initiative dedicated to cleaning and maintaining wetlands, inland waterways and marine spaces. The CEPEP Marine team is responsible for the removal of solid waste and decayed vegetation which is deposited in these areas. Waste consists of plastics, styrofoam, tyres, sinks and mattresses with the majority being plastics. Since the start of the initiative in 2012, approximately 180,000 bags of garbage have been removed and this figure continues to grow as places such as Caroni Swamp, Woodland River, Godineau River, Cepia River, King's Wharf (San Fernando), Pointe-a-Pierre, St. Margaret's, Claxton Bay, Mosquito Creek (Shoreline, Mangrove), Otaheite Bay, Anchorage, Chaguaramas, Foreshore, Macqueripe, Caranage, Diego Martin River, La Soufriere and Coast Guard Base, to name a few are continuously cleaned.
Disaster and Emergency Response (DERT)
The CEPEP Company Limited partners with the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM) as a second responder to provide cleanup operations during natural disasters. The Disaster and Emergency Response Team (DERT) undertakes cleanup operations when communities and homes of victims are affected by floods, landslides and other natural disasters.