In the media

 

Awards and recognition

Judges Choice and Popular Choice (at large)

Digital Innovations for
Smart City Solutions

Entrepreneur
Impact Program

Global Shapers ClimateSHAPE Award


Kabadiwalla Connect is an award winning social enterprise that leverages the power of information technology to make sure our city's recyclable waste does not end up in the landfill.

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Did you know that India’s five largest cities generate more than 30,000 tons of municipal solid waste everyday?

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Over 90% of all this waste is collected and disposed non-scientifically, mostly in open landfills within city limits. 

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Our landfills are fast reaching maximum capacity, and there is a need to find alternative ways to handle urban waste.

 

What we do

Recykle

An app that helps people in Indian cities manage
their waste responsibly

Materials recovery facility

The missing piece in the recycling
supply-chain for Indian cities

upcykle

A studio committed to innovation and design using reclaimed and sustainable materials

research

Improving our understanding of the informal waste ecosystem and what it means for the circular economy in India

 

Starting in Chennai.