October Key Figures
Of post-consumer mismanaged plastic waste collected from ocean bound environments in October 2022
456 WASTE COLLECTORS
Providing stable income to chronically underemployed social groups in Cambodia and Vietnam.
65% COLLECTED BY WOMEN
Empowering females to take ownership of their income.
Vietnam’s Social Impact Assessment
of respondents stated that there were noticeable changes in the environment
increase in average monthly income – with the average collectors income $360 per month, compared to $144 before TONTOTON
of collectors feel a personal responsibility for their plastic waste and both actively reduce their consumption and change their methods of disposal.
Cambodia’s Social Impact Assessment
of collectors monthly salaries had increased compared to their previous employment.
was the average increase in salary, up to $318.08.
of collectors reported that they were happy with the money they were able to make with TONTOTON