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Ocean-bound plastic

Ocean-bound plastic has not yet found its way into the ocean. This represents plastic that is found on the ground within 50 kilometers of a waterway or coastal area, and is otherwise unlikely to be collected.

Bottles Stopped

The amount of ocean-bound plastic collected and recycled in our recycling communities converted into bottles. Conversion rate is 50 bottles per kg (the average weight of a 500mL bottle is ~20g)

Community Members

Individuals within a recycling community who collect plastic and deliver it to a collection point in exchange for collection benefits.

Recycling Communities

Community of plastic collectors living within 50 kilometres of ocean-bound waterways involved in plastic collection and its exchange at Plastic Bank collection points.


Alchemy is the blockchain platform that powers the Plastic Bank app. It enables fully traceable recycling processes, secures income for recycling community members and tailors impact reports for our stewards.

 Quality Assurance Manager (Egypt)

The Quality Assurance manager is responsible for establishing strategy to eliminate non conformity and ensuring products adhere to company and industry quality standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • COA Review and Lot QA Release
  • Leads Quality Reviews with Processor
  • Leads Internal quality audits
  • Leads preparation for customer audits
  • Leads Quality Improvements
  • Ensures QMS implementation
  • REACH Analysis and other Regulatory Lab analysis requirements of customer, sends report to global team
  • Establish COA template customer specific (Market) to ensure processor quality is aligned to customer expectations
  • Establish strategy to eliminate or reduce non-conformance & Settles any Quality disputes
  • Document results and findings after inspections are carried out
  • Implement a working system to ensure conformity and accuracy in the production process
  • Leads RCA and Recommends CAPA and monitors effectiveness of CAPA in the country
  • Leads Market specific audits and certifications.
  • Ensures new processor quality system in-place
  • Coordinates with global team on new processor onboarding
  • Prepares quarterly Market quality Report, and collaborates with Quality Global to establish quality improvement strategy
  • Developer & owner of operation & supply chain SOPs


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering/Science
  • 5-7 years professional experience as a QA engineer in a relevant sector.
  • 3+ years of work experience in Quality Assurance for related organization or industry (plastic recycling or waste management)
  • Established and solid knowledge of polymers
  • Extensive experience in a quality assurance environment required.
  • High proficiency in computer technology and systems operations & Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Very good command of English
  • Knowledge of ISO certification is a plus

Application Method:

Please send your CV to [email protected] quoting Job QAM202202. Please note that we will only be reaching out to candidates moving forward to the interview stage, thank you for your understanding.