Waste management is an important aspect of modern society, as the amount of waste generated continues to increase due to population growth and urbanization. In Ghana, and particular in Accra, waste management is a critical issue, with inadequate infrastructure and limited resources posing significant challenges. However, several waste management companies have emerged in recent years, providing solutions to the country’s waste management challenges.
Here are some waste management companies in Ghana that are making a significant impact:
Jumeni is a tech-enabled waste company which that connects households & businesses to a network of waste collectors. This makes their services reliable, affordable & convenient. Jumeni allows customers to customize their frequency of pickups from one a week down to once a day. Their mobile app enables customers to request and schedule for pickups, get updates on waste collection schedules, see invoices and pay bills and also access educational environment-related content. In addition to general waste, Jumeni allows customers to recycle their plastic, paper and electronic waste and earn cashback without having to use additional service providers.
Download the Jumeni App on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.
Zoomlion Ghana Limited
Zoomlion is the largest waste management company in Ghana with presence in all the regions and providing comprehensive waste management solutions to individuals, businesses, and governments. The company’s services include waste collection, transportation, disposal, and recycling.
Jekora Ventures is a waste management company that specializes in organic waste management. The company provides services such as waste collection, transportation, and processing of organic waste into compost for use in agriculture. They are operational mainly within the Accra Metropolitan.
Alliance waste a subsidiary of Zoomlion that operates as a subcontractor to many smaller waste companies in Accra. Their operations take away the hustle of having to purchase and maintain waste management equipment, which is very expensive.
Honest Waste Services
Honest Waste is headquartered at Tabora. Their known areas of operation include parts of Adenta, Madina, East Legon, Adjiringanor and Haatso.
Meridian is also another subsidiary of Zoomlion Ghana. They operate in Sakumono, Tema and it’s environs. Meridian waste provides weekly waste collection services to its customers.
JSO (Jay-Stanley Owusu) is one of the oldest waste companies in Ghana. They currently operate in parts of Accra Metropolitan i.e Bubuasie, Kaneshie, North Kaneshie. They also have operations in Kumasi.
Founded by Dr. Edward Asadu, Asadu Royal Waste has been in operation since 2002. They are located at Taifa Junction and operate in parts of Accra and Kumasi.
These waste management companies are playing a critical role in Ghana’s efforts to manage waste and protect the environment. With their innovative solutions and commitment to sustainability, they are making a positive impact on Ghana’s waste management landscape.