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Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone

Multipurpose recycling facility

A multipurpose facility to collect and recycle plastic litter and enhance social and economic life in an informal settlement in Freetown.

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“A creative suggestion providing multiple social, economic and environmental benefits”
 
Project entry for Middle East Africa
 
3rd prize: Plastic recycling in Sierra Leone
Project Details
Location
Freetown, Sierra Leone
Authors
Evgenii Varlygin
Main Author
Evgenii Varlygin
Technische Universität München, Germany
Prizes
Awards
"Next Generation" 3rd prize 2020
Middle East Africa
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Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone – Project Video
Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone – Project Video

Next Generation 3rd prize winner Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone – Multipurpose recycling facility by Evgenii …

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Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone – Author Comment
Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone – Author Comment

Next Generation 3rd prize winner Evgenii Varlygin, student, Technical University of Munich, Germany for Plastic …

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Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone – World Water Week
Plastic Extractor in Sierra Leone – World Water Week

This project envisions a multi-purpose facility to collect and recycle plastic trash and enhance the social and economic …

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