10 Young Afripreneurs Creating Solutions By Recycling and
Bilikiss Adebiyi Abiola WeCyclers Nigeria. WeCyclers is a social enterprise that was started in 2012 by Bilikiss AdebiyiAbiola and her cofounders by using lowcost cargo bicycles called WeCycles to provide convenient waste collection and recycling services to s across Lagos in Nigeria.
Plastic wastes: environmental hazard and instrument for
Many researchers in Nigeria have presented their studies on reduction of plastic in Nigeria In a bid to reduce the environmental menace caused by plastic and other wastes in Nigeria a plastic recycling machine was designed and fabri ed with Nigeria locally made materials . They concluded that the recycling efficiency of the designed machine
GIVO is facing the plastic waste problem in Nigeria Waste
Victor BoyleKomolafes goal is crystal clear: to rid Nigeria of plastic waste. Victor is the founder of GIVO Garbage In Value Out a tech company that helps other companies adopt circular business practices. During the coronavirus crisis GIVO started recycling plastic itself. It has already
Solid Waste Management in Nigeria BioEnergy Consult
Solid waste management is the most pressing environmental challenge faced by urban and rural areas of Nigeria. Nigeria with population exceeding 170 million is one of the largest producers of solid waste in Africa. Despite a host of policies and regulations solid waste management in the country is assuming alarming proportions with each
Plastic Recycling Plants In Africa ENF Recycling Directory
Plastic Recycling Plants In Africa. African plastic recycling plants directory showing companies in Africa that process plastic waste into new materials. 41 plastic recycling plants based in Africa are listed below. Golden Swan G.E S.L.
Plastic recycling business in Nigeria
Plastic recycling which means melting waste plastics into pellets is a process of recycling waste or waste plastics and reprocessing the materials into useful products. Waste plastic bags and plastic bottles will be crushed washed and then melted and granulated by a plastic granulator. Plastic recycling includes melting plastic flakes or soft
Plastic plastic everywhere but not for African recyclers
South Africa which recycled nearly twothirds of its plastic waste in 2018 is the only African nation with a successful recycling model. South Africas PETCO is the model for Kenyas.
How can the plastic waste crises be solved in Africa On
Plastic waste management has become a topical issue especially the contamination of marine and fresh water environments. Nearly 513 million tonnes of plastics wind up in the oceans every year and the major contributors from Africa are Egypt 0.97 tonnes Nigeria 0.85 tonnes and South Africa 0.63 tonnes ranking 7 th 9 th and 11 th on the list of 20 major polluters.