Indonesian plastic recycling project launched to address infrastructure gap

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Author: Waqas Qureshi


UK-based distributor of recycled bottle materials Bantam Materials is working with Far East investment firm Circulate Capital after receiving investment for a plastic recycling project in Indonesia.


Prevented Ocean Plastic Southeast Asia is a plastic waste collection and recycling company developing and testing a supply chain model for the management of plastic waste in the Far East.

Through a partnership between recycled PET flakes manufacturer PT Polindo Utama, Bantam Materials, and Circulate Capital, Prevented Ocean Plastic Southeast Asia is planning to expand recycling infrastructure to underserved communities across Indonesia to prevent plastic leakage and support local livelihoods.


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