Posted on :Tuesday , 30th March 2021
Plastic waste from factories and businesses is turned into extremely powerful paving bricks by a Nairobi-based social enterprise.
Nzambi Matee founded Gjenge Makers after becoming frustrated with how little was being done to address the pressing issue of plastic pollution in her country.
Her and her team were named Young Champions of the Earth for 2020 by t. . .
Posted on :Friday , 5th March 2021
New standards for Kraft paper processing have been accepted by Kenya's Bureau of Standards (KEBs).
The guidelines define the sampling and testing criteria for Kraft paper used in the packaging of greasy and oily foods, as well as dry foods like sugar and flour, bread bags, shopping bags, wrappings, and laminates.
The new guidelines specify grease or oil res. . .
Posted on :Tuesday , 26th January 2021
Today's companies call for creative and superlative strategies to succeed in this rapidly changing marketplace. With Green Food Packaging, businesses can gain unprecedented insights and awareness of the best business prospects in their relevant markets.
Due to rising demand at the end user level, the market will witness growth during the forecast period. The green food packag. . .
Posted on :Wednesday , 30th December 2020
Kenya PET recycling company (PETCO) has launched a material collection facility in the named county that will boost the waste collection and segregation in collaboration with the Kajiado County Government and the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA).
A PETCO-sponsored pelleting facility worth KES 50 million was designed to help the county handle its rising w. . .
Posted on :Tuesday , 24th November 2020
DOB Equity, an impact firm, is investing additional funds into a Kenyan-based plastic waste recycling company, Mr Green Africa. Mr Green Africa will be able to expand its operations in Kenya with this second investment from the family firm.
The plastic waste recycling industry is taking shape in Kenya. Mr. Green Africa has just earned funds to grow his work in the region, one. . .