About Us

Saahas Zero Waste (SZW) is a socio-environmental enterprise that believes in a circular economy, where all waste is converted to resources. Registered in 2013, SZW is recognised as a Startup by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Government of India.

At Saahas Zero Waste, we leverage Nature, People and Technology to holistically manage waste. Through the Zero Waste Programme we operate on-site solutions for bulk waste generators including tech parks and residential complexes. For smaller waste generators, we offer holistic waste management which includes collection and process at our units, Kasa Rasa. Our focus is to help our clients become zero waste entities with emphasis on segregation at source.

In the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) program, we partner with packaging companies and E-Waste producers to develop and implement a reverse logistics mechanism that facilitates in bringing back large volumes of post-consumer waste into the recycling chain.

As a part of the ‘closing the loop’ initiative, SZW offer products made from waste including compost and a range of other recycled products like roofing sheets, chipboards, stationary items.

With over 15 years of domain expertise and a perfect blend of senior team of experts and an excited young team, SZW currently manages 25 Tons of waste per day across Bangalore, Chennai and Hyderabad. SZW also supports livelihood at the base of the pyramid for our field staff with emphasis on health and safety.

Careers and Internships

As a social enterprise focused on managing waste through its conversion to resources , we are helping solve one of India's biggest challenges. SZW is a 15- year old brand with experience and expertise in the sector. Our current team is mix of young professionals and experienced leaders from diverse sectors.

We are now looking to grow and thereby become more relevant to the scale of the problem we are helping solve.

To make a career working on creating a social impact, please email your resume to info@saahaszerowaste.com or drop by at our head office.

Team

Wilma Rodrigues, Founder & CEO
Shobha - Lead BD
Kannika - Accounts
Arun - Lead Marketing
Sabira - Client Experience Team
Vishal - Program Manager
Chetan - Lead Operations
Naga - Operations Manager
Sunitha - Products
Ashish
Sindhu

Our Investors

AWARDS

- Recognized as one of the top 12 Social Enterprises in India by NDTV – The Real Deal Runner up in Season 1 of The Real Deal, 2016

- Action for India (AFI), 4th Annual Forum Award for Social Entrepreneurship, 2015

- Namma Bengaluru Award for Best Social Entrepreneur 2012

VISION STATEMENT

We will contribute significantly in making India clean through our holistic approach. We will achieve 90% resource recovery to create a positive impact on society and environment.

Our strengths
  • 15 years of expertise and a strong senior management team
  • Pioneers and trend setters
  • One point of contact for all waste streams
  • Regular and wide network of collections with ample support of automation and technology
  • Smart waste programs and best practices
  • Responsible waste management
  • Improved recycling
  • Statutory compliance and employee benefits
Customer Testimonials