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Pollution
Segregation is key to solid waste management in Kathmandu. Here’s how you can segregate your waste like a pro

Segregation is key to solid waste management in Kathmandu. Here’s how you can segregate your waste like a pro

54% of municipal waste is biodegradable, yet 49% lands in landfills

54% of municipal waste is biodegradable, yet 49% lands in landfills

Bancharedanda locals bar Kathmandu’s waste-laden trucks from landfill

Bancharedanda locals bar Kathmandu’s waste-laden trucks from landfill

KGH Hotels in Kathmandu to produce zero plastic waste

KGH Hotels in Kathmandu to produce zero plastic waste

Mayor Balen Shah assures to remove Sisdol landfill’s odour in a week

Mayor Balen Shah assures to remove Sisdol landfill’s odour in a week

Nepal’s hotel to abolish single-use plastics

Nepal’s hotel to abolish single-use plastics

New Kathmandu mayor prioritises waste management, but people need to learn it all starts at home

New Kathmandu mayor prioritises waste management, but people need to learn it all starts at home

Locals bar Kathmandu from dumping waste at the Bancharedanda landfill site

Locals bar Kathmandu from dumping waste at the Bancharedanda landfill site

Kathmandu streets welcome local elections with heaps of waste everywhere

Kathmandu streets welcome local elections with heaps of waste everywhere

Promise to control pollution in Kathmandu gets renewed every election. But, here’s what you need to learn first

Promise to control pollution in Kathmandu gets renewed every election. But, here’s what you need to learn first

Waste management problem in Terai is growing bigger than in Kathmandu

Waste management problem in Terai is growing bigger than in Kathmandu

Kathmandu city warns of penalty if people don’t follow waste segregation rules

Kathmandu city warns of penalty if people don’t follow waste segregation rules

Transporters want the 20-year age limit for vehicles scrapped

Transporters want the 20-year age limit for vehicles scrapped

What Kathmandu’s public toilets can teach the Bangladeshi capital–and vice versa

What Kathmandu’s public toilets can teach the Bangladeshi capital–and vice versa

Nepal Army’s clean mountain campaign: Efforts to collect 35 tons of waste from Everest, 3 other peaks

Nepal Army’s clean mountain campaign: Efforts to collect 35 tons of waste from Everest, 3 other peaks

Nepal wants to upgrade the emission standard to Euro6, but traders aren’t ready

Nepal wants to upgrade the emission standard to Euro6, but traders aren’t ready

Govt fails to introduce plan to implement the plastic bag ban

Govt fails to introduce plan to implement the plastic bag ban

Why is Kathmandu air more polluted in the winter? Your 6 FAQs answered

Why is Kathmandu air more polluted in the winter? Your 6 FAQs answered

Janakpur ward chairs padlock city office over mayor’s apathy towards waste

Janakpur ward chairs padlock city office over mayor’s apathy towards waste

Open defecation-free Nepal is a joke without ‘dignifying’ public toilets along highways

Open defecation-free Nepal is a joke without ‘dignifying’ public toilets along highways

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