News  /  Published 29.03.22

Only 8-10% e-waste disposed of properly in Kolkata

“Roughly 8 to 10 per cent of e-waste is now disposed of responsibly. The rest is sold through unorganised channels, which can expose people to harmful elements inside electronic products,”...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

Style  /  Published 13.03.22

L’enfant terrible

The almost-70-year-old designer’s candour is easy to like and his humour is that of a sparkling kind. He smiles easily and makes people laugh even more easily. His inclusiveness spreads beyond i...
By Anannya Sarkar

News  /  Published 17.02.22

Universal Business School, Mumbai, recycles campus waste

100% of the student housing and canteen waste is turned into manure that is used to grow more trees ...
By Agrima Tikader

Lifestyle  /  Published 22.12.21

LataSita’s Meghna Nayak on what it means to build a responsible wardrobe

Meghna Nayak is founder of the zero-waste fashion brand LataSita and winner of the Deutsche Welle and Scroll Eco India Award in 2019.  ...
By Meghna Nayak


Business  /  Published 13.11.21

St Xavier’s boy at helm, Hulladek bets big on e-waste

Hulladek Recycling, a city-based electronic waste management firm, plans to recycle 50,000 tonnes of e-waste by 2025. The company was established in 2015 by Nandan Mall, a commerce graduate from St. ...
By A Staff Reporter in Kolkata

India  /  Published 02.10.21

Portal to address India’s waste issue

“The @wasteto_wealth mission of #PMSTIAC aims to enable collaborations to validate decentralized scientific solutions: feasible, pragmatic, and implementable in resource/land constrained setting...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 17.09.21

Building waste recycle plant to be set up in New Town soon

A construction and demolition waste processing plant will be set up in the city soon, a senior official of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) said on Thursday. Anyone — from real estate de...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

Style  /  Published 26.08.21

Say it with colours

She loves to paint the garden red. Whites and greys are always teamed with shades of gold, vermilion and turquoise blue. Pink is her personal favourite but so is warm yellow. Her persona is as cheerfu...
By Chandreyee Ghose

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.08.21

Tata Steel scrap recycling plant

Tata Steel on Wednesday commissioned its new first of its kind 0.5 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) steel recycling plant at Rohtak in Haryana.  The plant has been set up in collaborati...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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