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The last straw

The last straw

Anik Kabir

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Transforming waste to resource

Landfill of the dead

Landfill of the dead

Editorial

Thu, Aug 29 2019

It is unacceptable that authorities continue to be so negligent

Cleaning up the city

Cleaning up the city

Editorial

Thu, Aug 1 2019

Our city corporations cannot dodge blame

A waste of resources

A waste of resources

Editorial

Sun, May 12 2019

The tax-payer should not be the one paying for the rampant corruption that is embedded within the...

Waste management dysfunctional at most...

Waste management dysfunctional at most...

Environment

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Without a functional waste management system, a hazardous industry like shipbreaking poses huge risks...

Breathing in poison

Breathing in poison

Shishir Reza

Wed, Feb 20 2019

Towards a mechanism for monitoring environmental pollution

Businesses need to be eco-friendly

Businesses need to be eco-friendly

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Dec 14 2018

We need to think about future generations

Annual e-waste generation stands at...

Annual e-waste generation stands at...

Environment

Thu, Oct 4 2018

Proper management of e-waste is necessary to prevent health and safety hazards

A dirty affair

A dirty affair

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 2 2018

Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh is growing fast in terms of population while facilities needed...

Waste World

Waste World

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 2 2018

Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh is growing fast in terms of population while facilities needed...

Cities of woe and misery

Cities of woe and misery

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Why can’t we do a better job of planning our cities?

EU moves to ban single-use

EU moves to ban single-use

World

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Under the proposal, single-use plastic products with readily available alternatives will be banned and...

Ramadan meditations: Waste not, want...

Ramadan meditations: Waste not, want...

Shireen Pasha

Mon, May 28 2018

Taking care of our environment is an important part of our spiritual growth

'Saving our planet is the thing to...

'Saving our planet is the thing to...

Magazine

Sun, Apr 22 2018

How you can start saving the environment from this Earth Day

Dhaka needs better waste

Dhaka needs better waste

Editorial

Thu, Apr 5 2018

Because of a lack of dustbins, the problem of littering persists

Waste management projects gone to...

Waste management projects gone to...

Special

Mon, Feb 12 2018

Urban waste management is a challenge for Dhaka authorities. Two separate city corporations were formed...

Life is plastic... it's NOT...

Life is plastic... it's NOT...

Magazine

Thu, Feb 1 2018

Plastic products are everywhere around us. Water bottles, food packets, cellphones, computers, microwave...

‘Basic needs of underage garbage collectors...

‘Basic needs of underage garbage collectors...

Dhaka

Mon, Nov 27 2017

'In Bangladesh’s urban areas, there are around 400,000 people who survive by collecting, storing and...

Making children the agents of...

Making children the agents of...

Development

Thu, Sep 21 2017

The exposure of waste affects those at the bottom of the pyramid most as they know details of waste but...

Lay to waste

Lay to waste

Opinion

Thu, Sep 7 2017

How can we manage Dhaka’s overwhelming waste problem?

DSCC digitalising waste management

DSCC digitalising waste management

Dhaka

Sat, Jul 8 2017

Wastes are often seen dumped at various points in the city corporation