Plastic Waste Management in Asia

By Martin

Southeast Asia is a major contributor to the plastic that is choking the world’s oceans. Countries in Southeast Asia, Africa, and other low-income countries have the highest shares of plastic waste that is deemed inadequately mismanaged.The non-profit Ocean Conservancy noted that 55 to 60 percent of plastic waste entering the oceans comes from just five…

Plastic Bank

By Martin

Plastic Bank is a for-profit organization founded in Vancouver, Canada in May 2013 by David Katz and Shaun Frankson. It was stated with the aim of reducing the amount of plastic waste in the …

Plastic Waste Management in Kenya

By Martin

Kenya being one of the developing countries faces the problem of plastic waste management. The challenge of Plastic Waste Management is real. Collection systems are inefficient and disposal systems are not environmentally friendly. 30 to 40 per cent of all plastic waste generated in urban areas is uncollected and less than 50 per cent of…