The Plastic Reverse Logistics Project works with over 180 popular eateries in the capital, for a regular collection service. Training and awareness, as well as necessary resources are provided to stakeholders for uninterrupted transfer for safe disposal and recycling of PET bottles. Safe collection bags are used to carry the waste on a daily basis. The pilot project of MOPA is the very first project of its kind in the country.
Since the initiation of project in the capital city Male’, the project have been further expanded to other parts of Maldives, including near by islands of Male’ City and to Addu City. MOPA is currently working with key stakeholders across the nation to expand the project further to include more islands in the program.