Kabale locals have yet another bundle of green job opportunity after Uganda Plastic Manufa cturers and Recyclers Asssociation (UPMRA) in Collaboration with area MP,Ajja Baryayanga landed a state of the art recycling machinery in the bid to recycle one of plastic form “kaveera or polythene.
The 3Rs high tech machinery was offloaded on Saturday last week at the kabale based dumping site within the Municipality.The plant is to be monitored under the patronage of Kabale Municipality Member of Parliament Ajja Baryayanga.
Ajja asserts that it’s a great green opportunity coupled with extension in tax Base “We believe these Machines will help us in cleaning up our streets and other parts of the Municipality plus the neiboring districts.” Recycling plastics is a global strategy and that is why we must extend it through out the country.
UPMRA publicist,Moses Brown Ategeka says it was good workingrid with area MP aso he is a better placed authority to manage the industry.
The machines currently offloaded in kabale are slated to exploit the presence of carrier bags in and around kabalore The machine can recycle an approximate 1.5 metric tonnes per day. This is a reasonable amount of polythenes to be collected from environment.