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Ghana Waste Beads are handpicked plastics that women waste pickers have recycled into beads and made into beautiful jewelry. Measure your impact by purchasing your beads today in a variety of styles.

The Circular Innovation Hub: Redefining Private Sector Partnerships

GHANA’S PLASTIC PROBLEM: FAILED EPR The Ghana Plastics Action Partnership (GPAP) cites only 5% of plastics in Ghana are recycled. More interesting, is in 2019  Ghana plastic imports totaled  $499.85 million dollars (United Nations, COMTRADE). Low recycling rates and the high volume of plastic imports definitely complicates the plastic conversation. In fact, it is a …
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What’s Next for the Ghana Recycling Initiative by Private Enterprise (GRIPE)?

Founded in November of 2017, the Ghana Recycling Initiative by Private Enterprise (GRIPE), is often hailed as a bright light in the development of extended producer responsibility (EPR) systems Africa. However, a recent investigative piece done by Bloomberg, found that many of GRIPE’s collection schemes t seem to be non-functioning and limited in impact.  Although …
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Green Generation Ambassador Program Launched in Dodowa

Environment360’s Green Generation Ambassador Program starts this month.  Shai Osudoku Municipal Assembly and Ghana Education Service(GES) are partners of the program. The interactive the program not only teaches children the principles of the circular economy, but also helps build soft skills like teamwork, critical thinking and problem solving. During the three week program, students make …
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Collection is not Circular

Seven years ago, Environment360 started Evolve, Ghana’s first successful plastic collection scheme.  Recognized by the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation for its success, several private companies and businesses have replicated Evolve.  It is fair to say, that Evolve paved the way for the creation of Ghana’s plastic eco-system. In 2017, private companies, donor …
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Pick-It 2.0: Sustainable Business Models for Waste Pickers In Ghana

In 2017 Environment360 embarked on a mission to create the first waste picker led sorting center in Accra. The idea was simple enough, provide waste pickers in Tema New Town with a safe place to work, where they could not only segregate but aggregate materials to sell to recyclers at a higher price. However execution, …
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Circular Innovation Hub

Fun. Interactive Circular Education.

Enjoy a hands on recycling demonstration and learn about the role of waste pickers in the Ghana environmental sector. Choose from a variety of hands on activities such as jewelry making, potting and other arts and crafts. Perfect for groups and people of all ages.

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Circular Experiences

Fun, Interactive Circular Education