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    A shocking further delay in tannery relocation

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 26, 2019

    THE government could arrange for the relocation of tanneries from the heart of the city at Hazaribagh to the outskirts of Savar. The process began...

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    Incomplete Savar tannery park pollute environment

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019

    The authorities failed to complete the Tannery Industrial Park at Savar even over two years after the tanneries were shifted there from Hazaribagh in the...

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    Tanneries only worsen pollution at Dhaleswari: Delwar Hossain

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 02:15am on August 23, 2019

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology professor and also Tannery Industrial Park consultation team leader Delwar Hossain said that the river Dhaleswari was getting polluted...

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    Wholesalers agree to sell rawhides to tanners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on August 18, 2019

    The wholesale traders of hides and skins of the country on Sunday agreed to sell rawhides to the tannery owners as they promised to pay...

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    Tanners start rawhide purchase, wholesalers not to sell until dues cleared

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on August 18, 2019

    Country’s tanners on Saturday started procuring rawhides of sacrificial animals in several districts while the hide and skin merchants in Dhaka announced that they would...

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    CETP at Savar fully operational: industries secretary

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019

    Industries secretary Md Abdul Halim on Saturday said that the Central Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) at Savar Tannery Industrial City was fully operational for purifying...

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    Tanners to buy rawhide to avert export

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 17, 2019

    Tannery owners would begin purchasing rawhide from today, though not at the government-fixed rate in a move to stop export following the price debacle that...

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    Tannery owners to begin rawhide procurement soon

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:58pm on August 14, 2019

    Bangladesh Tanners Association will begin rawhide procurement soon, upon directives issued by the commerce ministry. The ministry urged the tannery owners and preservers to follow...

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    Tannery workers demand environment-friendly industry

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:15am on July 10, 2019

    Leather industry workers on Tuesday urged the government to build an environment-friendly industry and ensure their rights. ‘Savar Tannery Estate should be built as modern...

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    Tannery workers undergo poor housing, healthcare facilities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019

    Workers at tannery industrial estate in Savar face severe housing, healthcare and transportation crisis as the workers were left out of the relocation agreement of...