We are a nation of consumers. As a result, we generate an incredible amount of waste. Currently, we just bury it in piles outside of our villages, towns, and cities. Some people, however, have caught on to the incredible value of this waste and have made successful businesses out it.

Waste Business Models

I. Food Waste

A. Urban Composting

B. Soil Builders

C. Red Worm Farms


II. Electronic Waste

A. Electronic Waste recyclers

III. Food + Drink Container Waste

A. Recycling pickup

IV. Building Waste

A. Second hand building materials store

V. Fuel Waste

A. Biofuel producer