“I never thought that I could get so excited about rubbish! The decision by POLYCO to grant us funding is a real highlight for us. We have mapped out a growth plan and can now suddenly envisage a whole new scenario for our future, e.g. where the recovered plastic waste generates power or heating or …

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Nondaba Recycling

“I became unemployed after being retrenched.  With nowhere else to turn, I teamed up with five other people and together we starting buying up bulk plastic materials which were collected from waste pickers at the dumping sites.  Today, we have grown our business to the place where own our own trucks and collect materials from …

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“I feel very excited about what this grant will mean for my business. I started out as a waste collector myself picking up plastics from landfills.  Today, I employ 14 staff members and POLYCO’s funding will help me grow my operations and provide jobs to many people in our area who do not have an …

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“We are very blessed and thankful to POLYCO for the trust they have shown in us and our company. An interest-free loan means a better cash flow for us to purchase raw material – especially with the escalating interest rates.  With this money, we will be able to purchase a baling machine which will aid …

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Moiware

POLYCO’s funds will be assisting the previously known Collect-All Plastics, to start up again, and to rebuild their business gutted by fire earlier last year. Funding received will go towards an extruder and granulator, so as to be able to assist them to service the East London area, an area that they have dedicatedly serviced …

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EMET

Another Gauteng based recycler, EMET will use POLYCO’s grant to automate and optimise operations, as well as introduce more energy efficient equipment. They will be moving their operation next door to their sister company, InWaste Green, in Tembisa so as to minimize logistic costs and to streamline operations.  “Partnering with POLYCO will help take our …

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This recycling facility is in the North West Province and has been operational for the past twenty years.  However, the business is currently at a stage where they need to upgrade their washing and drying facilities to take their business to the next stage of development.  Partnering with POLYCO will allow them to significantly increase …

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Also based in Gauteng, this recycler bought an existing business, which now has old equipment that is unreliable and costly to maintain. Unable to expand and grow without a cash injection, POLYCO’s funding will allow them to take their operation to the next level by acquiring a modern wash plant facility, which is automated and …

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Based in Gauteng, this recycler of difficult to recycle waste has been in operation for over 17 years. In order to meet the growth in customer demand, they need improved shredding and washing facilities, and POLYCO’s funding will go a long way towards assisting them to achieve this goal. Cris Vassarotti of Italian Plastics Technologies …

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Myplas

This Western Cape based recycler is busy addressing the production constraints in his plant in Stikland, Belville. With POLYCO’s assistance, the company will be able to easily unlock additional capacity over the next 6 months. They will be upgrading the wash plant and extruders, which will help the company meet a growing demand for their …

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