Environment360 specializes in creating community education campaigns and collection systems that support the work of informal waste workers. We work with value chain stakeholders, private sector and local and national government to create ecosystems that support the growth of circular economies and adoption of sustainable consumption patterns throughout West Africa.
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Help us reach more communities and collect more plastic by becoming a member of Environment360.
Members can be individuals, small businesses, corporations or gated communities. Your membership fees ensure that Environment360 has enough resources to continue its work in coastal and urban communities by helping subsidize transportation costs, school activities and training for informal workers
GIZ: PET Take Back System for Informal Workers
This take back system uses a financial incentive to encourage informal sector workers in Accra and Kumasi to collect PET. The projet is the first take back scheme in Ghana and is expected to collect more than 300 MT of plastic
Evolve Community Recycling
Evolve is the first successful plastic recycling program for communities in Ghana. The program offers a variety of opportunities for schools, residences and businesses to recycle to help raise funds for environmental education in schools in coastal and urban communities.
Pick-It seeks to double the wages of informal sector waste pickers by providing them tailored business support. Waste pickers work in a cooperative to support collection of recyclables from residences, schools and businesses in the Tema New Town area.
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