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Wecyclers Uses Cargo Bicycles to Offer Recycling Service in Lagos

Priti Ambani

Echoing Green 2013 Fellow Bilikiss Adebiyi founded Wecyclers to offer incentive-based recycling to low-income neighborhoods in Lagos, Nigeria.

For every kilogram of material that families recycles, they receive redeemable Wecyclers points over their cell phones in return. Families can then redeem their points for cell phone minutes, basic food items etc.

Wecyclers bridges the gap between poor city recycling services and local recycling processors, alleviating a waste problem in Lagos.

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