Tag: Plastics

Kenya Steps Ahead With Design Guidelines For Recycling Plastic Packaging  

The Kenya Plastics Pact on 2nd June 2023 released its first version of the Design Guidelines for Recycling in Kenya, for PET bottles and HDPE bottles & jars.

Manufacturers join solid waste collection initiative

Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has launched the Customer Bora – Taka Banks Programme in partnership with Dandora Hip Hop City (DHC) aimed at facilitating sustainable collection of waste for recycling by establishing trial “taka bank” kiosks to serve as collection stations. Customer Bora –Taka...

Coca-Cola eyes world without waste

Move comes at a time the government and manufacturers have announced that they will be working together to develop and implement a Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) take back scheme

Group sets out to change the tide against ocean pollution

Watamu Marine Association (WMA) in Kilifi county has embarked on an ambitious project of clearing ocean beaches of plastic rubbish and turning the marine trash into worth

Thousands of jobs at stake as plastic bags banned

The move is, however, good news to conservationists who say the pollutants do not decompose and end up clogging drainage systems