News  /  Published 28.05.22

IIT Madras’ municipal solid waste combustor commissioned at BHEL in Trichy

This plant is based on a first-of-its-kind rotary furnace to efficiently incinerate unsegregated municipal solid waste generated in India ...
By Our Correspondent

News  /  Published 10.05.22

Cyclone Asani: KMC, police, PWD, NDRF brace for fallout with dedicated teams

Disaster management  Two teams from the National Disaster Response Force are being kept ready.  Dedicated team A 13-member team of mayoral council members from the KMC will be coordinati...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.05.22

NKDA move to check waste dumping

The New Town authorities started a survey to identify places where construction materials are stacked up or waste is dumped blocking pavements, bicycle lanes or portions of roads last week. According...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Food  /  Published 27.04.22

‘Re-Serve’ campaign by NRAI Kolkata encourages diners to pack leftover food

“We believe that the combined effort of our 200+ member restaurants and thousands of patrons, will bring about a change in the way we dine out and use resources,” emphasised Aditya Ladsari...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 24.04.22

Kolkata kids vow to reduce use of plastic

A group of students went home with non-laminated exercise books, a packet of seeds and a promise to reduce the use of plastic, from an earth day programme held on Friday. Students from seven differen...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata


Style  /  Published 21.04.22

A #ConsciousEffort towards sustainable fashion

In terms of the Clean Tech challenge, what are some things that this conclave has highlighted in the past and which are the new things we can look forward to? For the first time this year, we ran the...
By Anannya Sarkar

News  /  Published 08.04.22

National Green Tribunal orders inquiry into the alleged filling up of Saraswati river

“I submitted during the hearing that though river Saraswati is polluting the Hooghly river at Tribeni in Hooghly and Sankrail in Howrah, it has not been included under the Union government&rsquo...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 25.03.22

KMC fines Rs 5000 for burning waste on roadside

Both the violators have to pay the fine within the stipulated time of 14/15 days from the day the notice was issued. If the fines went unpaid, the same can be recovered as arrears on property tax...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 24.03.22

IIT Mandi researchers develop photocatalyst that can convert plastic to hydrogen

The Union ministry of education funded this study, which focuses on converting plastic waste to non-polluting fuel ...
By Our Correspondent

West Bengal  /  Published 22.03.22

Siliguri gets 5 borough chiefs

The chairpersons of five borough committees — clusters of municipal wards — of Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC) were elected uncontested at the civic body here on Monday. Siliguri may...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri


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