Pollution

Pollution

Tannery waste dumped into the river: Polluters must be punished

Prothom Alo investigations have found several tannery owners in the Savar Tannery Industrial Estate dumping untreated waste into Dhaleshwari river though pipes at night

Tannery waste dumped into the river: Polluters must be punished

Pran-RFL manufacturing products from used plastic

Pran-RFL Group is making hundreds of products, recycling discarded plastic materials

Logo of Pran-RFL

Little to celebrate after 50 years of activism: Greenpeace chief

Greenpeace has vastly expanded since the early days and now has than 3,500 staff operating in some 55 countries - almost as big as some of the multinational firms it targets

Little to celebrate after 50 years of activism: Greenpeace chief

Dhaka North and South

Waste management in a mess as master plan stalled

Since the two Dhaka city corporations have been following conventionals method of waste management, with the two landfills in Matuail of the capital and Aminbazar of Savar near full capacity, both ...

Waste management in a mess as master plan stalled

Three-quarters of people in G20 nations see climate, nature near tipping points

Three in four people living in the world's 20 major economies believe nature and the Earth's climate are approaching potentially abrupt or irreversible changes due to human action, according to a ...

Three-quarters of people in G20 nations see climate, nature near tipping points

Monologue of the 'jaam' tree

I still get chill when I recall the day when the developer came to see the plot on the other side of the wall. I couldn't sleep that night

Monologue of the 'jaam' tree

Decision on Sundarbans World Heritage status next year

Tian Xuejun called on Bangladesh to submit SEA, EIA and impact of industries on the World Heritage Site reports, to be completed within August following the operational guidelines of the World ...

A herd of deer in the Sundarbans.

Pandemic recovery to push emissions to all-time high: IEA

The global rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic is set to drive emissions of greenhouse gases that stoke climate change to all-time highs

A coal-burning power plant can be seen behind a factory in China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, 31 October 2010.

China launches emissions trading scheme to go carbon neutral by 2060

China launched its long-awaited emissions trading system on Friday, a key tool in its quest to drive down climate change-causing greenhouse gases and go carbon neutral by 2060

China launches emissions trading scheme to go carbon neutral by 2060

Air pollution exposure associated with poor academics in childhood

Children exposed to elevated levels of air pollution may be more likely to have poor inhibitory control during late childhood and poor academic skills in early adolescence, including spelling, ...

Air pollution exposure associated with poor academics in childhood
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