A Closed-loop Recycling Programme with a Difference

We're tackling the issue of plastic waste in Uganda whilst simultaneously creating job opportunities for the community

457

Tonnes of Plastic Recycled

19,194,000 

500ml Plastic Bottles Recycled

3,000

people receiving income through recycling

We pay the community for each kilogram of plastic they bring to us. So as we clean up plastic, we're creating accessible job opportunities for local people too.

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The disposal of plastic waste is one of Uganda's biggest challenges. There are no formal waste collection services.

Over 600 tonnes of plastic is disposed of every day, with over 90% of it ending up in unsafe landfills or being burnt.

 

This endangers both the environment and people.

Our Plastic Collecting Heroes

The accessible nature of plastic collection means even the most marginalised community members can earn an income, including people with disabilities, women and those living in poverty.

"All thanks to Eco Brixs who buys and recycles my plastic, I can earn and this money has improved our livelihood and my child's welfare."

- Hadijah, Plastic Collector

We recycle the plastic waste into brand new Eco-Products.

These innovative items include bricks, furniture, lumber, household items and much more!

Bricks Pavers with bottles
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