WasteAid safety guidance: COVID-19

WasteAid safety guidance: COVID-19

SPECIAL RESOURCES WasteAid safety guidance for waste collectors and communities in low-income countries This advice has been developed to help WasteAid partners and other communities deal with waste in a way that is safe and helps prevent the spread of coronavirus. ...
WasteAid safety guidance: COVID-19

How to compost food waste at home

Separate your wet waste today Help stop the spread of coronavirus   Download and print (pdf)    Help reduce the amount of waste you need to have collected by making compost at home. Waste from plants and animals can be used to make compost. Composting is a...
WasteAid safety guidance: COVID-19

How to make soap using waste oil

Soap kills coronavirus How to make soap using waste oil   Download and print (pdf)   You will need: 1 litre of oil used for frying 1 litre of water (rainwater works best) 160g of 90% caustic soda (buy at a pharmacy) 20-40ml of essential oil (optional) Gloves...
WasteAid safety guidance: COVID-19

How to make hand sanitiser

To kill coronavirus it is best to wash your hands with soap. If you do not have soap use hand sanitiser.   How to make hand sanitiser   Download and print (pdf)   You will need:   210ml 99% rubbing alcohol (isopropyl alcohol) or 190-proof grain...
Fundraising at home? We’re in!

Fundraising at home? We’re in!

WasteAiders are amazing! That’s nothing new, but right now we are so impressed with the genius fundraising ideas people have come up with for our Spring 2020 appeal. WasteAid Appeal: Waste Collectors Rock! Like many charities, we have postponed our Spring 2020...
WasteAid Appeal: Waste Collectors Rock!

WasteAid Appeal: Waste Collectors Rock!

Waste collectors help keep our communities clean and healthy, yet their valuable work often goes unrecognised. It’s important to us at WasteAid HQ that we keep supporting our waste management teams around the world through Spring 2020. Our fundraising events are...
WasteAid safety guidance: COVID-19

WasteAid message: COVID-19

WasteAid Public Update: Coronavirus   WasteAid takes the safety and wellbeing of our staff, partners and beneficiaries very seriously. While there is a heightened risk to health from coronavirus it is important that we review the situation regularly. We have...
WasteAid welcomes new team members

WasteAid welcomes new team members

With our growth plans well-underway, we are excited to welcome recent additions to the team. At the end of 2019 Ray Georgeson MBE moved from the WasteAid board into the leadership team as Interim Executive Support, bringing decades of experience to help prepare us for...

Subscribe to our newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

Thank you, you're subscribed