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2023 IN FOCUS

While 2022 was a step forward in achieving most of our targets and impactful work, 2023 was equally a year in which we experienced significant progress as we strived to execute our commitments towards sustainable e-waste management in Northern Ghana. The team worked hard, especially this year, to project our ideas and work in the […]

AppCyclers wants to fight e-waste pollution across Africa

Harri Weber @harriblogs / 12:42 pm PDT • September 21, 2023 Image Credits: AppCyclers Most electronic waste isn’t recycled; instead, our dumped devices (and the toxic metals within) pile up in landfills, polluting the air and contaminating nearby soil and groundwater. Ghana-based AppCyclers aims to tackle this crisis across Africa via an online marketplace, where individuals and businesses can buy and sell recyclable e-waste. The […]

AppCyclers selected for the 2023 TechCrunch Startup Battlefield.

AppCyclers, an innovative e-waste management startup that utilizes web technology, data analysis, and community sensitization programs to ensure the safe disposal and management of e-waste in Ghana, has been selected as one of the sustainability startups to exhibit at TechCrunch Disrupt 2023 as part of Startup Battlefield 200, the world’s preeminent startup competition. Our standout […]

ISC3’s Startup of the Month for April 2023

We are delighted to share the exciting news that AppCyclers has been chosen as the Startup of the Month by the International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3). ISC3 is a global organization dedicated to facilitating the transition of the chemical and chemical-related industries towards Sustainable Chemistry. Their mission revolves around fostering a circular economy and […]

The Arts With E-Waste Project

Population growth, increasing prosperity, and changing consumer habits in Ghana contribute to the increasing demand for consumer electronics. This has made Ghana a significant importer of used consumer electronics such as Televisions; DVD players; Refrigerators; Computers; Laptops; Mobile Phones and many more. The aftermath is the production of tons of electronic waste in our homes […]

AppCyclers engaged 1500 students on proper e-waste recycling in Tamale, Northern Ghana.

AppCyclers annual activity plans include engaging young minds with interest in sustainable electronic waste management. This is meant to increase the awareness of e-waste among young individuals to influence sustainable solutions in solving e-waste menaces in Ghana. Youth are among the frequent users of electronic devices these days, so it’s crucial for them to be […]

AppCyclers is now a member of Prevent Waste Alliance.

We are excited to announce that AppCyclers is now a member of the Prevent Waste Alliance.  Prevent Waste Alliance is an alliance that brings together over 200 organizations from the private sector, academia, civil society and public institutions with an interest in promoting innovative solutions for a functioning circular economy worldwide. As AppCyclers, has been […]

Appcyclers: E-waste Recycling in Ghana | Agudor Kwaku Agabas

  Do you want to know the story behind AppCyclers and the motivation of Agudor Kwaku Agabas starting this initiative? If yes! Then join us on the Green Living Chat podcast with David Ewusi-Mensah as we discuss E-waste Recycling in Ghana. Link to listen to this episode: https://bit.ly/2YzEwC4 Sign up and join our next webinar […]

AppCyclers in Collaboration with CREATE SEED Set to Organise an E-waste Collection & Repair Drive in Tamale to Commemorate International E-waste Day.

AppCyclers, a tamale-based electronic waste (e-waste) management company, is delighted to announce the second edition of the AppCyclers E-waste Awareness Campaign. This year, in partnership with CREATE SEED, a Collaborative Research and Training Experience in Sustainable Electronics and Eco-Design funding by Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), are set to organise an […]

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