Programmes          reduce, reuse, recycle, refuse, recover, repair, restore,                                             ...
Saahas Zero Waste Solutions LLP                      reduce, reuse, recycle, refuse, recover, repair, restore,            ...
KASA RASAFrom waste to resources Community Waste Management initiatives inEjipura, near NGV and in High Tension Wire area,...
Residents handing over segregated waste:
Collection by BBMP. Further segregation in the auto:
Composting of food waste from the neighbourhood
Sorting of Dry waste
Waste Sensitive Kumaran• Sources?• Types?
Waste Sensitive Kumarans• Segregate – dry recyclable from wet organic  waste (food and leaves)• Also segregate e-Waste, lo...
90% of wasteis recyclable!
Recycled products• Paper – recycled paper products• Plastic – used for roads and recycled  plastic products such as chairs...
Pick the least recyclable material• Plastic• Glass• Metal
Pick the least recyclable material• Plastic• Glass• Metal  Plastic can be recycled at most 4 to 5 times,  while glass and ...
How long does it take to         bio-degrade?Vegetables and fruits  3 - 4 weeksPaper  1 monthWood  10-15 yearsAluminum ...
REFUSE A PLASTIC BAG,CARRY YOUR OWN            SHOPPING BAG
reduce   MOREreuserecyclelandfill         LESS
United States: The Revis family of                                        North Carolina                                  ...
Change. We make it happen
Welcome to waste sensitive                 BANGALORE  REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE, REFUSE, RECOVER, REPAIR, RESTORE, RECLAIM
Kumaran dkspresentation-2012
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Kumaran dkspresentation-2012

  1. 1. Programmes reduce, reuse, recycle, refuse, recover, repair, restore, reclaim• Waste Sensitive Communities• Less Plastic for Me• E-Waste Management
  2. 2. Saahas Zero Waste Solutions LLP reduce, reuse, recycle, refuse, recover, repair, restore, reclaim Providing professional waste management services to companies, Schools, households and communities. Collectively we recycle 7,000 kgs of waste per day from our clients Providing livelihood opportunities and strengthening the informal Sector involved in collection and recycling of waste.
  3. 3. KASA RASAFrom waste to resources Community Waste Management initiatives inEjipura, near NGV and in High Tension Wire area, near Jyothi Nivas College, Koramangala Partners BBMP, CSA, CHF and Saahas
  4. 4. Residents handing over segregated waste:
  5. 5. Collection by BBMP. Further segregation in the auto:
  6. 6. Composting of food waste from the neighbourhood
  7. 7. Sorting of Dry waste
  8. 8. Waste Sensitive Kumaran• Sources?• Types?
  9. 9. Waste Sensitive Kumarans• Segregate – dry recyclable from wet organic waste (food and leaves)• Also segregate e-Waste, look for bin• Toilet and medical waste, chemical waste from labs to be kept separate - rejects • Dry waste picked up by Saahas for secondary sorting and recycling •The organic waste sent to Mallasandra campus for composting in tanks
  10. 10. 90% of wasteis recyclable!
  11. 11. Recycled products• Paper – recycled paper products• Plastic – used for roads and recycled plastic products such as chairs, raincoats, lower grade plastic bags.• Tetra Pak cartons – recycled paper products and roofing sheets• E-waste – plastic, metals
  12. 12. Pick the least recyclable material• Plastic• Glass• Metal
  13. 13. Pick the least recyclable material• Plastic• Glass• Metal Plastic can be recycled at most 4 to 5 times, while glass and metal can be recycled over and over without loss of quality. Source: CERE, Mumbai
  14. 14. How long does it take to bio-degrade?Vegetables and fruits  3 - 4 weeksPaper  1 monthWood  10-15 yearsAluminum cans  200 -300 yearsPlastic  450 – 1000 yearsThermocol, glass,  Never, Unknown
  15. 15. REFUSE A PLASTIC BAG,CARRY YOUR OWN SHOPPING BAG
  16. 16. reduce MOREreuserecyclelandfill LESS
  17. 17. United States: The Revis family of North Carolina Food consumption for 1 weekEcuador: The Ayme family of Tingo Food consumption for 1 week
  18. 18. Change. We make it happen
  19. 19. Welcome to waste sensitive BANGALORE REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE, REFUSE, RECOVER, REPAIR, RESTORE, RECLAIM

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