PONTIANAK. (06/04). (6/4). To create a clean and comfortable environment, RZ initiates to establish at least one waste bank communities in one ICD area.
Waste bank program is initiated to civilize clean and healthy lifestyle. Through this program, the member of waste bank will be invited to sort waste in several category namely organic wastes, inorganic wastes, and residue.
One of the waste banks in Kalimantan is Borneo Waste Bank that is located in Tanjung Harapan, Banjar Serasan, Pontianak. Currently, the cadres of Borneo Waste Bank have successfully produced several profitable products and earned additional income from waste such as fertilizer and handicraft.
However, its journey until today, the cadres of Borneo Waste Bank often get problems and obstacles such as lack of response from the community.
“Alhamdulillah, now many people here who support the establishment of Borneo Waste Bank,” Desti Dwi Astuti, ICD Facilitator, said. ***