Capturing a ‘Wasted’ Opportunity

Insights into India’s Waste Management Systems

Set to be the world's most populous country by 2024, India is at the brink of a waste-management catastrophe fueled by rapid economic growth, a rising middle class and changing consumption patterns, including an increasingly digital economy.

However it is the country’s lack of infrastructure and incentives to retrieve, segregate and repurpose waste that is further exacerbating an already out of control problem, leaving the nation floundering in its battle against trash.