How technology can help to improve waste management

PUBLISHED: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:09:00 GMT

With a rapidly growing urban population and industrialisation in Africa, the continent grapples with managing tons of waste produced in its cities every day, resulting into flooding, outbreak of diseases, among others. It is believed that technology could be substantial in helping the continent manage waste effectively. For more on this CNBC Africa is joined by Laban Ngeno, Business Development & Marketing Manager at Ecopost, a social enterprise that is involved in recycling waste plastic to manufacture into eco-friendly plastic lumber profiles.

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