Solid Waste Management
News  /  Published 19.01.23

KMC unhappy with waste practice of Kolkatans

Many city residents with bins ‘don’t segregate’...
By Subhajoy Roy

News  /  Published 05.01.23

Waste set on fire on New Town field

On Wednesday, dense black smoke billowed from a field opposite Eco Park...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 30.11.22

Kolkata Municipal Corporation ward councillors to brief residents on waste segregation

The civic body is set to start distribution of separate bins for disposing of biodegradable and non-biodegradable waste to houses...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.11.22

KMC to hand over blue and green bins to city homes from December 1

Residents to segregate biodegradable and non-biodegradable wastes in these two bins...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 26.11.22

Kolkata Municipal Corporation gets custody of Eastern Metropolitan Bypass

Mayor Firhad Hakim said the civic body will provide all services, including maintaining street lights, road surface and drainage...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


News  /  Published 25.11.22

Kolkata air quality ‘severe’ to ‘very poor’

The sub-index value of PM2.5, fine particulates that can cause a host of critical ailments, shot up to 406 around 2am on November 24...
By Jayanta Basu and Subhajoy Roy

News  /  Published 15.11.22

Northern footpath along Indian Museum turned into garbage dump

Is this how you treat a 200-year-old institution, asks a Kolkatan, days after Kolkata Municipal Corporation imposes fines for littering...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 13.10.22

Dhapa fumes trigger pain for eyes and lungs

Fire at landfill self-sustained by methane supply from biodegradable waste...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.10.22

Strike hits Behala waste collection

The men alleged they were not even paid the Durga Puja bonus...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.09.22

Dengue clusters along canals in Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation area

North 24-Parganas is among the districts that are reporting a relatively higher number of infections, said a health department official...
By Subhajoy Roy, Snehal Sengupta in Bidhannagar


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