eTrash2Cash is the first of its kind social enterprise in northern Nigeria, which embodies the use of technology to solve environmental problems in the low-income communities.
Social Micro-entrepreneurs: 32
Total Waste Collected: 106222Kg
Total Waste Recycled: 99348Kg
Total Incentives Paid: N5575273
We use web, mobile app and sms technology to exchange wastes for direct cash incentives. eTrash2Cash also makes use of all wastes collected from communities to makereusable and sustainable end products, e.g organic compost made from food wastes for smallholder Nigerian farmers.
MORE THAN 10, 000 METRIC TONS OF WASTES IS GENERATED DAILY IN MAJOR CITIES IN AFRICA!
Do not just watch. Be part of the solution to protect our environment.
Let’s put all our wastes to more productive use for the greater good of our community.
The video highlights the recycling industry’s significant contribution to the economy in terms of employment, tax generation, and overall economic benefit. The video keys on the fact that recycling is an economic driver that provides many benefits across the globe beyond just the environmental advantages.