JAKARTA. Tuesday (17/9), the members of Cilincing Waste Bank successfully collected hundred kilograms of valuable waste to be sold to waste collector. To collect this amount of waste, they manage and sort their household waste every day.
The waste was worth for million rupiah for them. Cilincing Waste Bank has been established by local people of Cilincing and RZ since 2014.
Waste bank is initiated by RZ to support the government and society in reducing accumulation of waste and civilize clean and healthy lifestyle among people.
Waste bank has many benefits both environmentally and economically such as the member of waste bank will be invited to sort waste in several category namely organic wastes, inorganic wastes, and residue. In addition, they will also be trained to produce valuable product by recycling the waste. ***