Ecobin Cameroon

Gallery Ecobin Cameroon 1
Gallery Ecobin Cameroon 1
November 2019
Headquarters B.P.: 2584, Douala, Cameroun

Ecobin Cameroon - A new local model of dustbin adapted to facilitate collection of plastic bottles to clean cities and beaches of Cameroon.

The Ecobin is a bin made out of recovery plastic bottles in order to boost waste management and provide raw material for recycling.

Ecobin is cheaper system which contribute to installing a sustainable way of sorting in waste management in developping countries. The Ecobin is a melting of artisanal knowledge and modern technology to build a contemporary solution to beat plastic pollution in Africa. Looking as art product it's also raise environmental awareness. This process of making of the Recycle bin is a community aim to create jobs while taking care of environment.

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Key features

  • A reduction of 300 plastic bottles and 10 kg of recovered iron bars for a single bin
  • A 5 years recycling lifespan


  • Reduces the processing and recycling costs of brewery companies by up to 45% or 18,000$ a year
  • A gain of approximately 442,000$ over five years with 2'000 bins

Company Profile

Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab

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