Trash for Trade is a Plastic Upcycling Social Business. It is a Social innovation idea developed from an Open Source community called Precious Plastic with the support of DreamSpace Academy. We develop our own machinaries for the upcycling process.
A future free from plastic pollution
We, Trash For Trade community provides innovative, economical, efficient, reliable, eco-friendly and upcycling technology to the Srilanka along with spreading awareness about its environmental and economical benefits.
Polyethylene Terephthalate(PET or PETE)
Other Types Of Plastic
Reduce the plastic waste ended up in inland water bodies and ocean
Opportunity to eliminate plastic waste and reduce the demand for virgin plastic
Combination collection, machine-building, and upcycling spaces infrastructure framework
Machinery is manufactured with local partners and raw materials and easily repaired
Developed a social enterprise business model for sustainability of the project
They provide support and create awareness among locals for a better livelihood
Shredded Plastic is the reusable raw material from plastic waste used for manufacturing plastic containers, PET bottles, and PVC products.
Plastic pellets are tiny, disc-shaped granules of plastic that provide the required uniformity of components required for the plastic recycling process.
Building machinery such as Shredder, Injection, Extrusion, Sheet press, and Compression for the upcycling process.
Upcycled plastic has the potential to replace more conventional and wasteful building materials such as hollow blocks, roofing sheets, etc.
Manufacturing chairs, stools, shelves, and more are not only possible but impossibly beautiful from the waste.
Create custom plastic designs with the injection molding process for mass and niche manufacturing.
372/2, Government quarters road, Kallady, Batticaloa,