Talking Trash’ exposes how Big Plastic has obstructed and undermined proven legislative solutions to the crisis, including in Kenya
In a country where #Corruption, abuse of office and mismanagement are endemic, PETCO Kenya needs to come out clearly on issue of poor pay for waste pickers as a matter of public interest.
We are calling on all Kenyans, organisations, partners and local authorities to #Boycott this year’s World Cleanup Day to send a clear message to NGOs from the global North that we will not be a statistic.
Early this year, I received a chilling phone call from Joyce Wanjiru the CEO of Petco Kenya. She demanded that we pull down a tweet in which we indicated that Coca-Cola and other consumer brands ‘employs’ children to recover PET waste at dumpsites.
Clean Up Kenya launches #PlasticPandemicKenya campaign to celebrate three years since the ban of single-use plastic bags in Kenya and to pressure consumer brands to make more progress in solving the issue of pollution caused by plastic bottles.