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
Excerpts from a Facebook chat conducted on The Hindu's Chennai Central page last week had experts from Kerala and the Philippines answering numerous questions. More than 20,000 perople viewed the chat
An uneasy status-quo was disrupted in Bangalore about a year ago. Till July 2012 like most other Indian cities, the IT town transported its unsegregated waste to its landfills outside the city. Th...
This is a vacant plot opposite my house on Sixth Main Road, Ram Nagar, Madipakkam. This is being used as a dumping yard by some of my neighbours. This is despite a civic exnora tricycle coming to c...
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