The Noble Savage
Aspire beyond Generations
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the average human being creates about 85 kgs of waste plastic annually.
With over 40 000 people migrating to the city everyday in Africa.
With a high demand for affordable housing
The link between waste and affordable housing is the noble savage.
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Who are you serving?
The growing middle class and lower income earners
What is your solution?
We recycle waste plastic to manufacture eco friendly building materials which is lighter stronger ,durable and affordable.
We make roofing tiles ,ridges and paving block.
Buy collecting all sorts of waste plastic and fusing with sand we create a composite that is a resin bonded composite to make all our products
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Where is your solution team headquartered?Zimbabwe Gweru
Our solution's stage of development:Pilot
Select one of the below:New application of an existing technology
Describe what makes your solution innovative.
we saw waste not as waste but as a resource that could be harnessed for the betterment of society.
For centuries roofing has been made from materials that were extracted from the earth cement,clay steel or grass.
But we have improved and used waste plastic to generate a far superior product that is lighter stronger and affordable up to 30% cheaper.
Describe the core technology that your solution utilizes.
our manufacturing process uses a hit system that captures data on the amount of waste we are collecting of the environmental with it’s possible impact and also our payment systems are to help our unbanked collector become banked by using mobile banking platforms
Please select the technologies currently used in your solution:
Why do you expect your solution to address the problem?
waste collection: waste pickers creation of financial source most poor and vulnerable
Household sorting and collections creating cleaner cities
Removal of silt in rivers creating more water storage and generating cleaner water supplies
Select the key characteristics of the population your solution serves.
In which countries do you currently operate?
In which countries will you be operating within the next year?
How many people are you currently serving with your solution? How many will you be serving in one year? How about in five years?
200 000(these include waste picker sand suppliers and residents who now enjoy a clean environment)
5 000 000
What are your goals within the next year and within the next five years?
the goals of the noble savage is to reduce the impact we have on the environment.
Our vision is to be able to provide affordable building materials to anyone seeking to build
And in 5 years using out plastic technology to create a solar tile so as to help increase sustainable energy generation for homes
What are the barriers that currently exist for you to accomplish your goals for the next year and for the next five years?
Currently going under due deligence with aVC firm to raise funds
How are you planning to overcome these barriers?
countinuos engangement with vc firm
Select an option below:For-Profit
How many people work on your solution team?
5 full time
40 part time
For how many years have you been working on your solution?