Month: <span>February 2022</span>

A boys looks through a monitor case

Rockside Academy “rocks” WEEE Centre

It was an amazing week(1st Feb – 4th Feb 2022) hosting Rockside Academy pupils in our facility. They brought with them lots of e-waste from home. During their visit, the pupils were inducted on the dangers of e-waste and oriented on the e-waste recycling process at WEEE Centre. Our special thanks to parents and stakeholders …

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WEEE Centre Joins Kenya Plastic Pact

Research by World Bank shows that Nairobi residents generate an estimated 2,400 tonnes of solid waste every day. Of this, 20 percent is in plastic form. Poor waste management, especially with plastics, has heightened the risks of environmental degradation in Nairobi. To tackle the plastic menace, kenyaPlasticPact was launched, as an initiative on waste management and …

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WEEE Centre Kenya hosts the first African E-waste Conference

For three days in August 2021, WEEE Centre Kenya proudly hosted the first African E-waste Conference, addressing the increasing waste streams from electronics, raising awareness on existing and emerging recycling technologies, and initiating networks on the topic of regulatory frameworks, standards and practices, research and innovation, logistics, problematic fractions, awareness creation, and circular resource management. …

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