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Pran-RFL recycles 30,000 tons plastic...

Pran-RFL recycles 30,000 tons plastic...

Business

Mon, Sep 13 2021

The initiative will help the environment and contribute to the flourishing of the recycling sector in...

OP-ED: Digital waste threatens public...

OP-ED: Digital waste threatens public...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Jul 20 2021

The lack of regulation in e-waste management puts millions at risk

ED: Ditching plastic has never been...

ED: Ditching plastic has never been...

Editorial

Sun, Feb 7 2021

Bans will do no good if they are not enforced across the board, and if satisfactory alternatives are...

Plastic waste recycled into bricks stronger...

Plastic waste recycled into bricks

Africa

Fri, Feb 5 2021

Kenyan entrepreneur recycles plastic waste into building blocks in Nairobi

When it pays to do the right thing

When it pays to do the right thing

Avenue T

Sat, Nov 7 2020

UPCYBOM’s ingenious model promises to make bold strides towards sustainability

ED: Stopping the microplastic...

ED: Stopping the microplastic...

Editorial

Mon, Oct 19 2020

Microplastics are now entering the human body, and we are only beginning to understand the health...

OP-ED: Waste is a resource, not a...

OP-ED: Waste is a resource, not a...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Oct 16 2020

A roadmap for sustainable resource management in Bangladesh

Norway to fund $1.5mn for improved ship...

Norway to fund $1.5mn for improved ship...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 2 2020

Specific technical assistance will be provided to establish a facility for treatment, storage and disposal...

Reuse and recycle

Reuse and recycle

Editorial

Fri, Feb 7 2020

Recycling is one of the core tenets for a greener nation

Plastic is a problem

Plastic is a problem

Editorial

Thu, Oct 24 2019

Finding solutions which will be effective in the long run is crucial

Trash to treasure: Everest garbage given...

Trash to treasure: Everest garbage given...

Environment

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Tons of trash litter the mountain, which has been dubbed the ‘highest dumpster in the...

State minister: Recycle trash instead...

State minister: Recycle trash instead...

Event

Sat, Jun 29 2019

'Our neighbour India is recycling trash instead of dumping it, and Bangladesh can do this as...

The perils of plastic

The perils of plastic

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 17 2019

It’s a bigger culprit in warming the planet than aviation

Three ways to feed the world

Three ways to feed the world

Silvio Caputo

Tue, Apr 9 2019

Why food production practices need to evolve

There’s oil in the water

There’s oil in the water

Shooha Tabil

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Proper disposal and recycling of waste oil has become a necessity 

Waste not, want not

Waste not, want not

Editorial

Sat, Oct 20 2018

Electrical waste also contains hazardous substances such as mercury and lead

BPCL: The business that can save our...

BPCL: The business that can save our...

Business

Thu, Jun 14 2018

In Bangladesh, people dump 290 tonnes of plastic bottles every day. Most of it is

'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

Green all the way

Green all the way

Opinion

Fri, Dec 22 2017

We need more people like Musa who, with the help of the government, can take this country forward, towards...

Grameenphone begins mobile recycling...

Grameenphone begins mobile recycling...

Environment

Thu, Jun 8 2017

The process of recycling the phones will be conducted both in Bangladesh and abroad

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