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Revealing value in plastic waste to end poverty
Our hero collectors exchange plastic waste at local Plastic Bank branches for bonuses that help provide basic family necessities, such as groceries, cooking fuel, school tuition, health insurance, digital connectivity, and clean drinking water. By offering safe, secure, and traceable sources of income, we’re empowering vulnerable communities with a path out of poverty.
The Planet Awaits Heroes
Our planet desperately needs more heroes who can build and nurture ethical recycling ecosystems in the world’s most vulnerable coastal communities.