Category Archives: Publications

MCKINGTORCH AFRICA POP-UP SHOP. A 30 DAYS EXPERIENCE OF FOOTWEAR INNOVATION.

After successfully launching its new line of footwear made from recycled materials, Mckingtorch Africa through the support of Total Petroleum has opened a pop-up shop to create a convenient walk-in shopping experience for customers and supporters. The launch, which took place on Monday, 27th July 2020, was held at the 37 Total Fuel Service Station, […]

MCKINGTORCH AFRICA LAUNCHES FOOTWEAR MADE PARTLY FROM RECYCLED PLASTIC WASTE

After a dizzying wait, Mckingtorch Africa has launched its debut line of footwear, in a launch with the theme ‘Streets of Accra’. The launch which took place on Tuesday, 7th July 2020, saw the Mckingtorch Footwear trending on social media sites such as, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. The physical launch which was held at N8tive […]

Mckingtorch Recycled Footwear Launch

After a dizzying wait, Mckingtorch Africa has launched its debut line of footwear, in a launch with the theme ‘Streets of Accra’. The launch which took place on Tuesday, 7th July 2020, saw the Mckingtorch Footwear trending on social media sites such as, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. The physical launch which was held at N8tive […]

Plastic Waste Segregation House Commissioned.

Source: FACEBOOK Plastic Waste Segregation House Commissioned. 8 Days. 72 Hours of Installation. 3160 plastic waste bottles. 60 Volunteers in Total. 5 Windows. 5 Foot Door. A Roof. The Plastic Waste Bottles Segregation House at Ghana International School has been commissioned. It can hold up to 600 kilograms of plastic waste bottles. A bit more […]

Prince of Wales Visits YALI Alumnus’ Recycled Plastic Waste Stand

SOURCE: YALI WEST AFRICA The visit of H.R.H Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, to Ghana in early November this year, presented the heir apparent to the British throne the opportunity to promote a cause he has been passionate about since the 1970s. Plastic pollution and how to rid the world of this canker. This was […]

MCKINGTORCH PLASTIC WASTE ARTS: A project by Mckingtorch Creatives

SOURCE: sdgactionawards.org Mckingtorch Creatives developed a raw material from treated plastic waste and turned them into plastic sheets which have become a raw material for artworks. Mckingtorh Creatives makes arts and products from waste plastics and does advocacy on pollution, installations, and exhibitions on the impact of plastic pollution to change behavior. Board members include […]

Mckingtorch Creatives Host American International School And Challenge World Wide Students

SOURCE: MODERN GHANA Students from the American International School (AIS) and Challenge World Wide visited Mckingtorch Creatives as part of the American International School Community Day activity to serve their communities through volunteerism. Students areexpected on that day to go out of the school environment to volunteer with an institution for a day of which […]

Mckingtorch Africa: Where used plastic is no longer waste

Source: THE business and financial times Change begins from you, said President Muhammadu Buhari. And this philosophy is what one young man in Ghana shares. He is using his social enterprise to effect attitudinal change in how plastic is disposed of and managed in Ghana. Rather than sit and complain about the plastic menace in […]