Richard Kainika

Richard Kainika

Pure Planet recyclers ltd

A recycling company based in Nairobi that offers waste management services which include recycling of solid waste, collection and composting of garbage. They also produces eco-friendly plastic basins.

Major Achievements

  • Started with a daily collection of 150kg in 2015 and today’s collection is 1,500Kg;
  • Has a team of 26 employees and 3 collection trucks;
  • Exports from Kenya to Ethiopia and Uganda;
  • Certified plastic recycler by NEMA (National Environment Management Authority);
  • Is partner of KAWR (Kenya Association of Waste Recyclers).                                                                                                                                             <<Read Richard’s interview>>


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Waste Management


Founder and CEO


2019/20 – Nairobi, Kenya