Location: Coimbatore, India
Did you know that by 2025 there could be 1 ton of plastic for every 3 tons of fish? Currently being funded on Indiegogo, Plastics For Change is aiming to foster the fair trade of recycled plastic through the use of mobile technology. By rewarding middlemen who pay waste pickers a fair market price, and by partnering with ecofriendly brands, Plastics for Change is helping to develop trust, fight climate change and reduce poverty.
Video: Selvaprakash Lakshmanan
Environmental Impact: Avoided CO2 emissions, reduced landfills and sustainable solid waste management
Measurement: Plastics for Change
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