CCF Fun Learning Webinar: Waste Bank As Circular Economy Solution
Through Coca-Cola's commitment to Sustainability Ambitions 2020-2040, Coca-Cola Europaciﬁc Partners Indonesia (CCEP Indonesia) creates post-consumption plastic packaging management solutions within the framework of a global circular economy. In an effort to realize this vision and commitment, CCEP Indonesia West Java held the 6th CCF Fun Learning webinar event on December 22, which is also the last round of their webinar series in 2021.
This time the webinar carries “Waste Bank, Solution to Circular Economy – Towards a Waste Free Indonesia 2025” as the theme, with the hope that this webinar can encourage the optimization of the role of waste banks in the community. In this series of events, people from various sectors are also invited to play an active role in creating a clean, healthy, resilient, sustainable and independent community through waste banks.
This event is also part of advocacy carried out by CCEP Indonesia, by presenting Lucia Karina CCEP Indonesia and PNG PACS Director. She talked about their sustainability programs, including by how they support waste management issues, starting from the construction of rPET waste processing plants to the utilization of tea dregs waste into compost.
In addition, this webinar also discussed various things about waste banks, which was explained by Wilda Yanti as the General Chair of ASOBSI (Association of Indonesian Waste Banks). She discussed things that must be prepared in building a waste bank, waste bank administration, the role of a waste bank in overcoming waste problems, and the key to independence and success of a waste bank.
This webinar aimed to increase public awareness on the implementation of a circular economy through plastic recycling. This also opened up opportunities for CCEP Indonesia, ASOBSI and more than 300 participants who have a high interest in the potential for collaboration in the future.