Waste Busters is one of the largest waste management companies operating in the private sector in Pakistan. Incorporated in 1996, it has been a market leader in the waste management industry with its innovative ideas such as door to door collection of garbage, sorting and recycling of the waste collected and producing products such as compost, soil conditioners, fertilizers, refuse derived fuel (RDF) and furniture made out of recycled plastic bags.
Waste Busters has won many awards and recognition from multilateral agencies such as the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, United Nations and many others.
Waste Busters was show cased as a model of low cost sustainable waste management practice in developing countries in an International symposium held in Sardinia, Italy in 2013.
Waste Busters has embarked upon sharing its knowledge and experience with others who would like to benefit from this new evolving industry of waste management in Pakistan.
The “CLEAN PAKISTAN” program has been start entirely over the country to achieve its goal of making Pakistan a pollution free country while using waste as a resource to earn income.
Pakistan today produces over 50,000 Tons of garbage every day from households alone. Only 60% of this garbage is being collected which means over 20,000 Tons of garbage is left on the streets and open areas, clogging our drains, sewerage systems causing severe environmental and health hazards.
Waste Busters has taken the lead in combating this alarming situation by coming up with a concept which would not only take care of the pollution being created but also generate over 15,000 jobs and an entire new industry of waste management and recycling in Pakistan.
The “Clean Pakistan” Program has been launched by the Waste Busters which are available for those who are eligible and qualified “Ecopreneurs” who would apply for and get a Franchise of Waste Busters for implementing this program in their local Union Council.
The project has been envisaged to spread all over Pakistan using the methodology and training provided by the Waste Busters for garbage collection and recycling of waste to generate revenue for the “Ecopreneur” who would be the local franchisee of Waste Busters.
The Ecopreneurs who would be selected through a qualification process would become eligible for financial assistance in terms of a soft loan which is upto Rs. 20 lacs.
This Loan would be repayable at a special 6% interest rate and payable in 8 years The repayment schedule for the Loan would commence after the first year.
Repayment of the Loan and income generation from this franchise model is estimated to be Rs. 100,000 per month as profit after payment of all expenses. The Financial model and details of the project cash flows are given to the applicants who have registered with the program.
An “Ecopreneur” is the young person who shares our vision of a Clean Pakistan. A person who wants to do something for his country and a person who has the passion to become self made and have his/her own business.
Waste Busters is offering its Franchise to operate its waste management model at the grass root level that is the Union Council. Any person with the requisite qualifications can apply to get a Franchise from Waste Busters.
The selected franchisee is called the “Ecopreneur”. The Ecopreneur would be given a proper training along with the guidance to implement the program in his/her Union Council once he has been selected.
The Ecopreneur would also qualify to apply for the Loan of Rs. 20 Lacs available at specially discounted interest rate of 6% and is payable in 8 years.
The Loan would be applied towards the initial Capital Cost and operating expenses of the Franchise in any given area. This would include hiring of manpower, purchasing of pick up vehicles, hand carts, tools, protective gear and training of the personnel.
The Clean Pakistan Program has been designed specially to attract the unemployed youth in the Country. The person who complies with the following criteria may apply for a Franchise of Waste Busters and can become an “Ecopreneur”.
|Age:||21 yrs to 45 years|
|Must Have:||Valid CNIC|
|Gender:||Male & Female both can apply|
The Clean Pakistan Program has been launched on March 23rd, 2106.
Applicants can apply through the on line application form available on this web site and can become eligible for funding of up to Rs. 20 lac if they meet all the qualification requirements.
Only qualified applicants will be considered for the financing who comply with all the requirements laid out under the Clean Pakistan Program.