100 per cent recycling: A proudly Nigerian achievement


PLASTIC egg crates, plastic bags, fabrics, throw pillows, tissue paper, paper crates, cardboards, ceiling boards, block making additives, organic manure, farming implements such as machetes, hoes, and the list continues. This list may look like products on offer from a conglomerate, but these are actually some of the by-products from the waste recycling programme of the British American Tobacco (BAT) factory in Ibadan. The company achieved 100 per cent waste recycling and zero waste to landfill at its Ibadan factory in March 2021. Environmental pollution from industrial and manufacturing activity is a global problem. Elevated industrial output has inherently increased the volumes of…

Source: Nigerian Tribune