The Sustainability Show S2 EP5

Trash Trek: A Search for Scrap

Published on May 16, 2023


Show Creator

Mukul Chhabra

Delhi generates 11,332 tonnes of solid waste every day, according to a latest estimate by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD),and 4,360 tonnes of this garbage ends up at the city's three landfill sites. The open dumping of waste is a major environmental hazard and leads to air and water pollution, impacting health of residents.

Watch how Mukul Chhabra started Scrapuncle to solve the waste management problem in Delhi. ScrapUncle helps to collect waste from households and provide it to recyclers. The show captures how Mukul and his team have successfully built a business model around waste management, inspiring others to do the same. Join us on The Sustainability Show as we dive into the world of ScrapUncle and its mission to make Delhi a cleaner and greener city.

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