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    Date submitted
  • 25-Jun-2018

Recycling waste into houses

Abstract

Sons Development Company Limited is a real estate company that focus on the manufacturing of building materials with wood and plastic waste for the construction of affordable multifamily homes, government, private and commercial buildings, with the aim of transforming the housing industry in Africa. We are determined to be pioneering in the advanced sustainable construction systems, passionate about Africa’s environment and accelerate development. SDCL was established with a clear objective to provide affordable housing using an innovative construction system in Africa while at the same time achieving some UN sustainable Development Goals. Challenges to be solved

Environment pollution

Unemployment

Climate Change

Poverty

Housing Deficit

Solution

Using its customized advanced end-to end system of wood-plastic composite(WPC) a natural fiber polymer composites, a mixture of wood thermoplastic resins, customized addition combined with cold-formed steel (CFS) building technology to provide affordable and resilient housing as a suitable alternative housing method for Africa with a trademark. Contacts: Sons Development Company Ltd

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Additional Questions

Who is your customer?

Our customers is the public i.e we will be dealing with multi family homes,government houses,private and commercial houses.

What problem does this idea/product solve or what market need does it serve?

It solved the problem of youths unemployment,environment pollution and undeveloped communities.

What attributes will make this idea/product successful? Why do you believe that those features will create success?

This project is base on United Nations sustainable development goals ,and it promoting sustainable building in Sierra Leone using recycle waste of plastic and wood to build houses.Hence solving the issue of climate change and environmental pollution.

Explain how you (your team) will execute to make this idea/product successful? What gives you (your team) an advantage over others already in the market or new to this market?

We are the first in Sierra Leone to recycle waste plastic and wood to construct houses.Our common material used include poly polypropylene,polyethylene and wood waste our product can be formed into any shapes for a wide variety of application including windows,door/door frames,interior panels,railings,fences,cladding etc.Using our customized extrusion production front lines,with our advance rapid construction method of light gauge steel framing construction system allowing communities and families to play a vital role in the easy construction of their own affordable and resilient homes.