#Plastic Reclaimers

  • Article: South Africa's 'Reclaimers' Recycle 90% of Its Paper and Post-Consumer Packaging

    South Africa's 'Reclaimers' Recycle 90% of Its Paper and Post-Consumer Packaging

    From Voice of America|July 30, 2019

    They save municipalities up to 750 million rand in landfill space annually. Read more

  • Article: Living Off Trash: South Africa's Waste Pickers Recycle up to 90% of Plastic and Packaging

    Living Off Trash: South Africa's Waste Pickers Recycle up to 90% of Plastic and Packaging

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 3, 2019

    Despite the valuable service reclaimers provide, they are stigmatised. Read more