There are registered tanneries in Bangladesh, and around percent are located at Hazaribagh on about 25 hectares of land. Most of these use old. An investigation was made at Hazaribagh Tannery area, comprising about industries of pollution to the soils by the heavy metals and to investigate the. Hazaribagh lies on the banks of the Buriganga (The Old Ganges). The river of the leather tanneries to a new location in Savar with modern treatment facilities.

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Colours of Water: Bangladesh’s Leather Tanneries

The Govt Of Bangala Deish take a big step against the tanery owner of hazari baig all the owner make a treatment plant with the help of Govt all water first treat and then put in the river i am a leather techinicion i under stand the hazared of tanery poluted water on life govt take step as soon as possible i request all the leather company of the world they boycot the Bangla Deish Govt if it con,t take a step in this problum.

IGP off to China. Speakers at the programme vowed to protect the rivers and build awareness among the people against pollution and encroachment.

Highly valuable fresh water of rivers can be saved. The chemicals end up forming coloured ponds and lakes of toxic waste in residential areas and are causing much harm to the 20, people who work and live in the tanning district. Ending the culture of impunity.

A young girl lives and plays next to a brook of tannery wastewater. They handle leather skins soaked with acids and dyes with their bare hands in poorly ventilated tanneries where often the only light coming in is through cracks and openings in the walls.


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Now, we have to stop the rest of the 60 per cent of pollution of the river. Some use modest technology and machinery, but most operate as they did decades ago and release untreated toxic chemical waste near residential areas. There are about leather tanneries in the Hazaribagh district of Hazaribagu, the capital. Relocation offers opportunities for the modernisation of the tanneries in the region, particularly when it comes to environmental control.

I am so impressed that you tamnery the time to explore this issue and to try to bring it to public attention.

Relocation of all tanneries from Hazaribagh implemented by BSCIC to a properly designed and controlled new industrial estate in Savar is practically the only feasible solution offering safe, yet economic conditions for maintaining this important business, keep several dozen thousands of labour employed and earning much needed for the national economy export revenue. Over the black waters of the Buriganga, merchants unload shipments of fresh produce destined for city markets.

Based on UNIDO experience with pollution control in the leather industry during a preparatory assistance in prepared survey and recommendations on tannery relocation of tanneries from Hazaribagh to Savar and establishing of the pollution control system. The fault is not in our stars. Mercury content dangerously high in skin lightening products. Therefore the Hazaribagh district is probably most congested overcrowded and polluted part of Dhaka city. How can this be possible?

‘Removal of Hazaribagh tannery cut Buriganga pollution by 40%’ | Dhaka Tribune

With little and old equipment, the riverbed excavation project aims to remove 3, tonnes of sludge from the riverbed. Hazariabgh mammoth task that has generated much skepticism in the media inches along at a snails pace.


They also cause serious soil pollution by disposing chemicals consisting of heavy metals. A centralized effluent treatment is an obvious need for the leather industry of Bangladesh. Author Daniel Lanteigne Filmmaker.

Colours of Water: Bangladesh’s Leather Tanneries – Our World

A tribute to Taramon Bibi, Bir Protik. Dhaka Water Supply Sewerage Authority DWASA has been asked to prevent pollution and removal of wastes from the river, the minister said, adding that they have already prepared a work plan in this regard. You are here Home Bangladesh – Assistance with preparation for tannery relocation from Hazaribagh to Savar Quality and clean sustainable production is no longer a choise but a strategy requirement for a survival for the leather manufacturers.

Local cement companies thriving over multinationals. A wave of the future. After decades of discussion on tannedy topic, a relocation project was launched in to move the tannery hazaribsgh to a remote location near Savar, north of Dhaka, where all tanneries would share a Central Effluent Treatment Plant CETP as there is no room to build one at Hazaribagh.

SinceBangladesh has observing the World Rivers Pollutiion. EC’s internal conflict becoming public. Save Life and Nature.

He has been fortunate enough to work in Africa and recently in South East Asia. Ruling local market, stock business, and expanding abroad. Nine fourth generation banks continue to bleed. The development ttannery Savar should be much more than a relocation of the industry from Hazaribagh: Toxins are also leaching into groundwater. A crisis of legitimacy. The dirty war against Kamal Hossain.