The Recycler offers professional waste management and recycling solutions for waste streams in Tanzania. We specialize in separating all kinds of recyclable waste in order to process and trade to domestic and international markets.
The company has also set up recycling collection points throughout the city, works with informal collection networks and has spun off a insect-derived protein company. Our newest service is medical and hazardous waste incineration through our incinerator.
We also now collect Electronic Waste and do Confidential Paper Destruction through recycling!
Lastly, the Recycler is now selling compost bins for households and companies, organic compost, insect feed made from waste and a household insect bin that uses food waste to grow your owns insects for feeding chickens or fish. Check here for more information
Contact us to find out more!
The Recycler provides a range of services for commercial and industrial clients.
On-site sorting and collection of recyclables
Waste and recyclable reporting
Reducing waste to landfill
Removal and proper disposal of general waste
Safe hazardous waste destruction
The Recycler has spun off it's maggot company to form Biobuu Limited and continues to scale up its maggot factory that uses native insects to eat organic waste. These insects are then dried out to be used as feed for livestock. We are also working on a low-cost bin for household's to grow their own protein feed! Check Biobuu's website here
The Recycler's Impact
Poultry Production Costs Cut as Insects Are Uses As Feed
By The Citizen - April 11th 2019
Soy and Fishmeal are main protein for chickens and fish by farmers. But they are costly. Although the government exempted value added tax on the locally produced poultry feed, still the cost are extremely high. Globally the use of insects as a viable animal feed has been increasing.
TBL Largest Recycler
By Daily News Reporter - February 20th 2018
TANZANIA Breweries Limited (TBL) has scooped an award as the best practices in recycling and environmental friendly waste management at its Dar es Salaam plant.
RECYCLING/MAGGOTS: CREATING VALUE FROM WASTE PRODUCTS WITH MATTHEW HADEN FROM THE RECYCLER
By Sam Floy - March 22nd 2017
The Recycler's Managing Director has recently done a podcast with The East African Business Podcast! Check it out here :
HOW CITIES' MOST UNDERSERVED NEIGHBORHOODS ARE MAKING THEMSELVES MORE RESILIENT
As the aftermath of disasters that have been fueled by climate change—like hurricanes Katrina and Sandy or flooding in Southeast Asia—resiliency has emerged as one of the greatest urban design challenges to face the 21st century...
KUREJEREZA TAKA NI UTAJIRI ULIOJIFICHA NCHINI
By MTANZANIA - October 28th 2016
Kampuni ya kurejereza taka ya Recycler Tanzania, inatarajia kuanza uzalishaji wa funza kwa kutumia mabaki ya taka ya vyakula na mimea. Funza hao wana protini kwa wingi kuliko dagaa hutumika kama chakula cha mifugo ikiwemo kuku, nguruwe, samaki na viumbe vingine...
Announcing The Winners Of The Blue Economy Challenge
By Innovation X - September 16 2016
We have a winner– ten of them! Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop today announced the winners of the Blue Economy Challenge at the World Wildlife Fund headquarters in Washington, D.C. The winning innovations range from low-cost micro-scale farming to improved seaweed farming technology for women...
DAR RECYCLER WINS AFRICA'S TOP AWARD
By The Guardian - March 5th 2016
The Recycler, a firm that offers professional waste management and recycling solutions for waste streams in Tanzania, has won the 2016 Sankalp Africa Awards top prize after beating more than 250 enterprises from across Africa. [...]