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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

Waste management down in the dumps

Waste management down in the dumps

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Both mayors say they are working on recovering stolen land and the project will be completed soon

Singapore industrial fire triggers series...

Singapore industrial fire triggers series...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Feb 23 2017

Two hundred firefighters battled a blaze at a Singapore waste management plant which triggered a series...

Scientists stumble upon CO2-to-fuel...

Scientists stumble upon CO2-to-fuel...

Science

Thu, Oct 20 2016

In a stroke of serendipity, scientists have developed an electrochemical process that uses nano-spike...

Waste-to-Energy: The Saviour?

Waste-to-Energy: The Saviour?

D2

Tue, Apr 26 2016

Bangladesh is facing a serious waste management problem. Unplanned urbanisation and lack of awareness...