No to Paputok, Yes to Torotot

Children hold placards with graphic illustrations of injuries caused by mishandling of firecrackers. Non-government organization Ecowaste Coalition led a light-hearted march on San Andres Extension St. in Malate district in Manila on Wednesday to discourage people from using firecrackers and instead use safe materials in making the traditional noise barrage on New Year’s Eve. AVITO DALAN/