Social Enterprise, Sustainability

Zero Waste Earth Store (ZWES) received Social Enterprise status in Malaysia

According to the definition, Social  Enterprise (SE ) is a business entity that is registered under any written law in Malaysia that proactivelycreates positive social or environmental impact in a way that is financially sustainable.

We are happy to announce that Zero Waste Earth Store has received the Social Enterprise (Basic) under Minister of Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives (MEDAC) in year 2022. We are working towards achieving Social Enterprise Accreditation (SE.A) to access greater support and opportunities to grow

Our business model addressing environmental and social challenges aligned with United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)

What are the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals?

  1. No poverty
  2. Zero hunger
  3. Good health and well-being
  4. Quality education
  5. Gender equality
  6. Clean water and sanitation
  7. Affordable and clean energy
  8. Decent work and economic growth
  9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  10. Reduced inequalities
  11. Sustainable cities and communities
  12. Responsible consumption and production
  13. Climate action
  14. Life below water
  15. Life on land
  16. Peace, justice and strong institutions
  17. Partnerships for the goals

Through our circular economy platform, we aim to eliminate waste and pollution, keeping products and materials in use for as long as possible. Working with our collaboration partners, we make “zero waste to landfill” and “circular economy” in Malaysia successful.

For social impact, we are providing waste to social empowerment through job opportunities and training to less advantages, retirees and B40 communities. The fabrics collected through our fabric collection bin are being converted into beautiful upcycled products.

When you buy from us, remember that you are also buying for the environmental and social impact. Check out our Impact Report


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