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Prevented Ocean Plastic Southeast Asia


Investment announced in January 2022

Prevented Ocean Plastic Southeast Asia is an Indonesian plastic waste collection company that is pioneering an innovative supply chain model across Indonesia.

A unique partnership between PT Polindo Utama, Bantam Materials Ltd and Circulate Capital, Prevented Ocean Plastic Southeast Asia sets up best-in-class collection infrastructure to coastal communities across Indonesia that have limited or no collection today, to prevent plastic leakage and support local livelihoods. It combines the unique strengths of each partner to deliver localized infrastructure providing certified and traceable premium quality recycled plastic to global markets, driving environmental, social and economic value from the bottle collector to the end consumer.

Thanks to Circulate Capital’s investment, the company is establishing new high-volume collection centers and aggregation centers in coastal communities across Indonesia.

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