A campaign to segregate garbage at source from among 700-odd households, eight schools, 35 commercial establishments, two auditoria and several hospitals will be launched on Harrington Road, Chetp... »
The Chennai Corporation has decided to redesign and develop footpaths in 249 bus routes in the city in the second phase of the footpath improvement scheme. The decision to invite bids to re... »13 comments
With the State government set to unveil a comprehensive solid waste management policy, The Hindu invited a number of experts to weigh in with their views, factoring in the city’s experiences »3 comments
Until 1991, Almitra Patel - whose landmark 1996 PIL in the Supreme Court against open dumping of municipal solid waste was instrumental in the drafting of the Municipal Solid Waste Management Rule...
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The Hindu's Sri Lanka correspondent, Meera Srinivasan says Colombo is a city where even a stray piece of trash on the road will surprise you, a place where cleanliness is only enhanced by the greenery all around
As part of The Hindu's My Chennai My Right campaign, workshops were conducted in Adyar on Saturday, September 7, and in Nungambakkam on Sunday, September 8. Speakers at the Clean Chennai @ Home workshops were Navneeth Raghavan an environment and waste management consultant, Preethi Sukumaran and Srinivas Krishnaswamy, co-founders of Krya consumer products. Photos by S.S. Kumar and M. Karunakaran
As part of The Hindu's My Chennai My Right campaign, we bring Clean Chennai to your homes, literally. The first Clean Chennai @ Home workshop was conducted in Adyar on Saturday, September 7, by experts Navneeth Raghavan, Preethi Sukumaran and Srinivas Krishnaswamy. Watch a short video of the proceedings as shot by our photographer M. Karunakaran