Louisa Gathecha

Louisa Gathecha

Bottle Logistics East Africa Limited

A company that recovers glass waste and processes it into highly refined glass cullet, a raw material used by glass manufacturing companies. It also works with local food and beverage companies to recover their returnable glass bottles for reuse.

Major Achievements

  • Diverted 5600 tons of glass waste from the landfills and averted 760 tons of CO2;
  • Has a team of 87 employees and has created more than 45 new jobs along the value chain;
  • Has received $53,000 of grant;
  • Counts 3 customers for the glass cullet and 11 customers for the returnable glass bottles;
  • Works not only in Kenya, but exports her products in Tanzania too.


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Waste Management




2019/20 – Nairobi, Kenya