- Home composting Introducing home composting bins to poor families in order to turn generated waste into useful ri...
- Plastics recycling Waste plastics are washed in specially designed machines before being sold on for commercial recy...
- Access to sanitation Practical Action shares the global concern on the lack of sanitation in developing countries.
As is the case with so many countries in the developing world, rapid urbanisation has placed a considerable strain on urban services, such as solid waste management.
We work with some of the poorest communities to improve waste management and collection methods, creating safer and healthier places to live and work.
Waste management solutions
We believe everyone has the right to live and work in a clean environment. We’re working with some of the poorest communities to safely and securely improve their waste management and collection methods.
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