With over 52 years and three generations in service, 500+ PIBOs and managing a whopping 5,00,000 MT+ of plastics and packaging wastes offsetting approximately 10 Lac Metric Tons of CO2 through the network of 80+ ULBs Pan India, 30 Disposal Centres Pan India, with the Help of 10000+ ragpickers, The Shakti Plastic Industries(TSPI) is the most deserving winner of the award for its unique and outstanding contributions in plastics waste management under EPR services.

For its unique contribution in increasing sustainable practices in waste management, creating local and green jobs, adopting better technologies, increasing standard of living for informal workers that relate directly to social, environmental, and economic justice and benefits, Shakti Plastic Industries has been recognized for this award.

The Mumbai-based company is the pioneer in the field of waste management by manufacturing all types of reprocessed plastic granules from waste or scrap. They are serving 500+ brands to fulfill their EPR obligations in 2021 in almost all 36 states.

With an experience of over 50 years spanning three generations, the company has prioritized its commitment to transforming millions of tonnes of plastic waste into new products of great value. Shakti Plastics is engaged with 500+ PIBOs to achieve its desired result of managing a total of 5,00,000 MT+ of plastics and packaging wastes.

Shakti Plastic Industries is a Central Pollution Control Board and State Pollution Control Board Registered PRO and leading Waste Management Agency. TSPI is an Eminent & Leading Service Provider for EPR of plastic waste

Collections, Logistics, Sorting, Bailing, Shredding, Recycling & Processing, Granulation & products are a few sustainable practices that have been adopted by the company to reduce waste. With its new expansion proposal, TSPI is set to increase its capacity from 60,000 TPA to 1,00,000 TPA.

Under its zero waste Initiative, SHAKTI PLASTIC INDUSTRIES is the only company to recycle all TYPES OF polymers under one roof. Recently, The Shakti Plastics Industries (TSPI) and Feel Good Eco-Nurture launched a unique S-Tile that is made completely from waste plastics. These tiles have been installed at Borivali East, Mumbai.

To support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 2030, TSPI has come forward with various action plans such as the recent Massive Beach Clean-up Drive which was conducted under the vision of the ‘𝑺𝒘𝒂𝒄𝒉𝒉𝑩𝒉𝒂𝒓𝒂𝒕𝑨𝒃𝒉𝒊𝒚𝒂𝒂𝒏’ and celebrating ‘𝑨𝒛𝒂𝒅𝒊𝑲𝒂𝑨𝒎𝒓𝒊𝒕𝑴𝒂𝒉𝒐𝒕𝒔𝒂𝒗’. The company runs a number of awareness campaigns, medical camps, training and skill development, rural development projects, 100+ collection drives, material recovery facilities, beach/river-front-clean-ups as a part of their EPR, and other waste policies.

Shakti Industries is the founding member of the Indian Plastic Pact (IPP) which aims to stimulate sustainable growth in the plastics industry. In order to spread awareness of sustainable technologies and circular economy, they have started a super informative ‘Circular Chats’, each episode covering topics on Plastic Waste Management, Recycling technologies, Business models to name a few.

The award is a part of the National Conference that is being conducted on “Roadmap for EPR implementation of Plastics in India” on Thursday 18th November 2021. The objective of this conference is to address the issues of the plastic waste management ecosystem in India and devise a Roadmap for EPR implementation under the Plastic Waste Management Rules of 2016.

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