Indian waste picker explaining the dangers of lamp bulbs

Voices from the Informal Recycling Sector

Waste Pickers in 6 cities around the world are interviewed and tell about products they like to collect and the ones they are not interested in and why not. The waste pickers have a clear idea how producers can improve their packaging and thus making them more appropriate for recycling. This film gives a clear message to producers what problems their packaging and products cause.

Cities from which the waste pickers spoke out are:

  • Monrovia in Liberia
  • Pune in India
  • Bangalore in India
  • New Delhi in India
  • Liberia in Costa Rica
  • Sao Paolo in Brasil