Since we started in 2015, we have employed teams of people involved in the collection, cleaning and manufacturing furniture out of the plastic bottles and bags collected within the Arusha Region.
Deborah, Operations Manager
Deborah is responsible for overseeing all activities at Dunia Designs, from procurement, material condition and production, to managing the payments to our recycling collectors. Deborah ensures the smooth running of our operations.
Please contact her for any enquirers regarding our products, services, and collection/drop-off of plastic:
Tel: +255 756 423 222
Gideon, Adiel and Joseph
Gideon, Adiel and Joseph work together to process the weighing, washing and drying of plastic bottles collected. Using a free standing scale, the team calculate the weight in plastic bags and bottles collected in gunia bags, to ensure accurate payment to our collectors. The cleanliness of the recycled bottles is essential before materials can be used in furniture production.
Willbady Temba, Senior carpenter and head trainer
Temba is an experienced carpenter who’s responsibilities include reading drawings and sketches to fully understand designs. Cutting, shaping and smoothing lumber according to measurements.
Temba has successfully fabricated 100’s of pieces of furniture and successfully installed many decks across northern Tanzania.
He is an individual with great hand dexterity and an eye for detail.
Gladi & Esta
Gladi and Esta are contract staff responsible for the sorting and processing of materials, in particular, the checking and washing of plastic bag collections. This is vital to ensuring all furniture materials meet our standards for cleanliness and durability.
We are always looking to meet with young, talented and environmentally conscious people to expand our business. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you wish to know more.
Alexis Cronin, Co-Founder +255 683 122 980
Or please send us a message with your enquiry here