Case Study: Mooi River Waste Reclaiming
Boosting Recycling and Empowering Informal Waste Pickers in Mooi River
Mooi River Waste Reclaiming contributes towards climate change mitigation, conservation, and reduction of air, land and marine pollution by collecting, compacting and selling recyclable waste. By formalising the workforce of informal waste pickers, Mooi River Waste Reclaiming provides a safer a source of income and employment, increases the rate of recycling in the area, and reduces municipal expenditures for waste management.
SEED 2015 Case Study Series
This case study showcases the innovation, the partnership, the support from SEED and the overall impact of the enterprise and is part of the SEED 2015 Case Study Series. This Case Study Series showcases locally-driven, innovative eco-inclusive enterprises and shares insights into entrepreneurial solutions for sustainable development.