Member - Triciclo

Pioneer in Brazil: A new recycle method. Easy, interactive, encouraging and accessible to all

Type Startup or self-employed
Founder 2014
Company Size 10
Member Type
Founders Felipe Cury
Headquarters Cerqueira César, São Paulo - State of São Paulo, 01422-001, Brazil
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We provide Machines wich offers fidelity program points in exchange of recycable itens. The Retorna Machines, (Return Machines) collect packaging such as aluminum cans, PET bottles, steel, glass, and others itens, turning them into points or custom voucher. Those points can be reversed in discount in public transport tickets, electricity bill, prepaid mobile phone credits and donation to filantropic institutions.
Headquarters Cerqueira César, São Paulo - State of São Paulo, 01422-001, Brazil

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean Water and
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Affordable and
Clean Energy
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Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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The Retorna Machine is an innovative and technological method of reverse logistics for post consumption packaging, such as PET bottles, aluminum cans, glass, and others. Through collection machines distributed in public and private spaces in the State of São Paulo, it is possible to identify the depositor and grant him social benefits, such as discount on energy bills, public transport voucher, bookstore, donation to Philanthropic Institutions, among others. All the material collected is handled by Triciclo itself. We send it to registered garbage cooperatives and recycling companies. In one year of activity, the Retorna Machine have collected over 1,500,000 packages, which resulted in thousands of social benefits. The Retorna Machine visual identity can be customized by the client. Triciclo has already partnered with important players, such as Danone, Red Bull, Carrefour and others.

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Available inBrazil, Categories of applicationResponsible consumption and productionSector of applicationCircular economy of solid wastes Status Implemented