Implementing effective waste disposal

Samhita Social Ventures was the implementation partner for a leading multi-national company in India to create and waste disposalimplement a solid waste management process across 23 offices in India. The purpose of the project was to deal with solid waste, dry and wet and to segregate it at source. It also aims to create employment opportunities at the bottom of the pyramid. Samhita helped to realize the project by identifying credible local NGO partners, setting processes and monitoring the outcomes.

Samhita is also working on the sustainability of the project by engaging the local communities and commercial complexes in the vicinity to streamline waste disposal systems beyond the company offices. The return of investment through recyclable products and by-products will help in revenue generation, increase in awareness levels for the stakeholders and directly affect the lifestyles at the BoP.