REPORTING FRAMEWORK DRIVING SYSTEMIC CHANGE
WastePoints (WP): an easy to understand grading system that combines trustworthy data sourced via existing frameworks (e.g. COBSEA) and new innovations around social, environmental and impact elements together with incentives to directly increase the livelihoods of the waste pickers and makes systemic change a priority.
OPEN PROTOCOLBetter collection, de-risked purchases, improved livelihoods, less future mismanagement. Key metric: Avg WP/party per region
BOOSTERSBuild-in investments that give back to communities, driving systemic change.
OPPORTUNITY: 8 million tonnesOf mismanaged plastic in the coastal areas of Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines and Indonesia alone. Coastal population: 350M