On day 12 of the 2020 edition of the #30DaysOfGreen campaign, the Nairobi Hub of the Global Shapers Community (an initiative of the World Economic Forum) hosts Global Supply Solutions Limited
The #30daysofGreen campaign advances sustainable consumption by showcasing the efforts of our partner organizations involved in the manufacture, distribution or sale of eco-friendly products and services, or other green and sustainable initiatives.
Global Supply Solutions is a renewable energy company offering green solutions to domestic and industrial clients for their energy needs.
The Partner’s featured green products for the day is eco-briquettes. Global Supply Solutions makes eco-briquettes out of agricultural waste hence reducing reliance on charcoal.
|Consistent supply||Inconsistent supply|
|Relatively constant prices||Price fluctuations|
|Environmentally friendly||Environmentally unfriendly (cutting trees)|
|Leaves your hands clean||Dirty hands|
|Less smoke||More Smoke|
|Burns longer (Twice as long as charcoal)||Short burning time|
|Real value for money (No ashes in pure rods)||Less value for money (ashes in pure rods)|
|Cheaper source (average Ksh 900/=)||Expensive (Average of Ksh 2,500/=)|
|No license required for transportation||License required for transport|
|High profit margins||Low profit margins|
|Water proof||Not waster proof|
Further details on eco-briquettes and how to procure them are available here