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Jan 11, 2022
[Funding alert] Morgan Stanley leads $22M round in Recykal

Hyderabad-headquartered business-to-business (B2B) platform for waste management and recycling marketplace, Recykal, has announced raising $22 million from Morgan Stanley India.

Jan 11, 2022
Recykal raises $22 million funding from Morgan Stanley, existing investors

Waste-commerce solutions provider Recykal on Tuesday announced that it has raised $22 million in funding by investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley India.

Jan 11, 2022
B2B marketplace for waste Recykal raises $22 m Morgan Stanley funds

Recykal, a business-to-business marketplace for waste, has raised $22 million in funding by investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley India.

Dec, 2021
Recykal (PRO) - A perfect platform for EPR

PROs like Recykal helps bring clarity and efficiency in the waste management sector without hindering employment. Referring to Recykal PRO as a case study for the implementation of EPR in India.(Article by Science Direct on Recykal)

Oct, 2021
Circular economy, next stop for start-ups

In the world of sustainability campaigns, India has a wide scope. Abhay Deshpande, Founder of Recykal said “the opportunities in the circular economy are put at $500 billion in sectors like agriculture, food, beverages, metals, mining and electronics,”.

Sept, 2021
Mattresses Recycling: Recykal Joining with Industries in Telangana

South India’s first initiative for an environment-friendly mattress recycling campaign in collaboration with Recykal, Indian Sleep Products Federation (ISPF), and Indian Polyurethane Association (IPUA).

Sept, 2021
A look into how recykal is helping in solving the waste management problem

Uniting the waste generators, recyclers and processors to create a sustainable environment and solving the Indian waste problem through advanced digital solutions.

May 04, 2021
Recykal employs cloud-based web technology to streamline its process.

With an initiative to bring transparency and modernize India’s waste management industry Recykal uses cloud-based tech to track non-biodegradable waste as it moves from initial sources to its processing, recycling, and reuse.

Feb, 2021
Co-founder, Abhishek Deshpande in a talk with BW Disrupt.

A conversation about how the idea for an industry that serves Earth originated, its functions & operations, achievements, vision, targets and goals.

Feb 12, 2021
Recykal - First Indian Startup to be a member of “The Circulars Accelerator” Programme

As a “waste commerce” solutions provider, it became the first member from India of the World Economic Forum’s program. This collaboration will further help to scale up sustainable solutions, and pave ways for connectivity, brand recognition and to have a more powerful impact in this sector.

Dec 10, 2020
Recykal is a recipient of the Circulate Capital Oceans Fund. Circulate Capital invests half of its $106 million ‘Ocean Funds’ in waste management and recycling industries in India

Circulate Capital, a Singapore-based investment management firm, has made a strategic investment in Rapidue Technologies (Recykal), through the Circulate Capital's Ocean Fund (CCOF). Recykal is one of the four companies to receive the investment. This will enable the company to expand its network to over 100 locations in tier1 and tier2 cities.

Oct 06, 2020
Dow India launches Rethink+, Indias first digital waste management program to recycle plastic waste

Dow Chemical International Pvt. Ltd (Dow India) announced the launch of its first digital waste management platform Rethink+. This is a unique plastics take-back program that aims to prevent post-consumer plastic waste from going to landfills by digitally connecting waste generators, waste aggregators, waste processors and recyclers.

June 08, 2020
Recykal partners with UNDP, HCCB for sustainable plastic waste management

Recykal has partnered with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB) for Project Prithvi, a joint initiative for developing sustainable plastic waste management practices in the country.

March 09, 2020
Recykal: Making money from India’s huge waste problem

As cities generate more and more waste, the need to effectively tackle it has become even more pressing. Recykal’s solutions are aimed at transforming the waste management space by connecting every aspect of the waste management journey through a tech platform.

Dec 25, 2019
50,000 kg of recyclable waste collected in Hyderabad

To encourage children and give them incentives, Eco Santa collected the recyclable wastes from students and gave them gifts which include paper pencils, plastic-free pens, books, stationery made of recycled paper and other similar materials

Dec 22, 2019
This Hyderabad-based startup has built an Udaan-like marketplace for sustainable waste management

Recykal is organising the fragmented waste management sector with a cloud-based solution that improves real-time visibility for all stakeholders. The Hyderabad-based startup is chasing a $100-billion market opportunity.

Dec 17, 2019
Squaring the circle of responsible packaging
Nov 30, 2019
Hyderabad-based Recykal says they want to encourage more government intervention in recycling exchanges

A wasteless marketplace: Having recently won at NASSCOM’s Emerge 50, Hyderabad-based Recykal says they want to encourage more government intervention in recycling exchanges

Nov 26, 2019
City recycling firm bags Sustainability Award

ARecykals technology helps in preventing the recyclable wastes going to landfills and channelising more materials for recycling.

Nov 05, 2019
N Pressed juices is turning its bottles into no-fuss stationery

Taking baby steps towards reusing its plastic bottles, N Pressed juices is turning them into no-fuss stationery

Oct 04, 2019
Telangana State Pollution Control Board teams up with Hyderabad-based startup Recykal to collect six tonnes of plastic waste

The plastic waste was collected by Hyderabad-based startup Recykal over the last month from various bulk generators in the city, including schools and IT companies.

Sep 25, 2019
Recykal trains young Hyderabad students skills of waste management

It’s not World Environment Day, but every day should be. As we face a global climate catastrophe, little changes in all our lifestyles can make a difference

Sep 15, 2019
In Pune, this township kick-starts its own plastic waste-free initiative

As per the initiative, if a person returns a cleaned half litre milk pouch to the collection point they will get 25 paise, whereas for a one litre milk pouch, they will get 50 paise

Sep 5, 2019
Now, e-waste to  be collected from your doorstep

The Pollution Control Board (PCB) started a first-of-its-king digital waste collection centre in Kompally on Wednesday

June 26, 2019
Digital platform for waste management

Recykal offers digital technology solutions for recycling and waste management

June 25, 2019
Hyderabad: the next innovation address of India

I believe we all need to watch out for Recykal by Abhay Deshpande, last known for selling his venture Martjack to Capillary Technologies. Recykal is attacking the big problem of fragmentation in the waste management space in India by using technology. If you take paper, plastic, and e-waste, the total waste market in India currently stands at $15 billion.

June 17, 2019
Digital Disruption In Waste Management And Recycling

A largely informal sector, waste management is a US$ 14 billion industry in India. Tech startup Recykal provides a digital technology platform that connects waste generators with waste aggregators / recyclers, and also works with Smart Cities and municipal corporations to improve their waste management through data analytic

June 16, 2019
For this Hyderabad-based start-up, even the waste glitters

The sheer size of India's garbage problem and the tightening noose around bulk waste producers present an opportunity for waste management start-ups

March 22, 2019
The Great Business Opportunity in Asia Nobody is Talking About

As an industry that lacks formal ecosystem, waste management is a space that is awaiting innovations

Jan 03, 2022
Hyderabad's Recykal: A digital marketplace for buying and selling trash - Global Circulate

He's referring to the two years he spent with recyclers, learning the business, before he co-founded Recykal in 2019, with Abhishek Deshpande, ...

Jan 01, 2022
Hyderabad's Recykal: A digital marketplace for buying and selling trash - Hindustan Times

PREMIUM A local waste segregation unit enabled by Recykal. ... before he co-founded Recykal in 2019, with Abhishek Deshpande, Anirudha Jalan, Vikram Prabhakar and Ekta ...

Dec 30, 2021
IT companies in wait and watch mode - Telangana Today

Recykal lending digital support to waste management. - Advertisement - ... Recykal lending digital support to waste management.

Dec 30, 2021
Recykal lending digital support to waste management - Telangana Today

Hyderabad: Recykal, a waste management company, first started its operations helping consumers recycle textiles.

Oct 21, 2021
Hindustan Unilever introduces recyclable bottles for Surf Excel Matic Liquid

HUL has partnered with various organizations to collect plastic waste, including Saahas, Carpe, Recykal, Planet Savers, RaddiConnect, Geoycle, Ramky Enviro.

Oct 06, 2021
Circular economy, next stop for start-ups: Expert - The Hindu BusinessLine

Recykal offers digital solutions to the waste management and recycling ecosystem. Addressing the Sustainability Summit organised by The Indus Entrepreneurs

Sept 19, 2021
South India's first ever Mattress recycling campaign by Indian Sleep Products Federation - APN News

In the pursuit to take care of the environment, ISPF and IPUA along with Recykal have taken the initiative of GREEN REVOLUTION in Hyderabad

Sept 18, 2021
Recykal joins industry bodies to initiate mattress recycling in Hyderabad - Telangana Today

Under the initiative, old mattresses would be picked up from the dealer's doorstep using the Recykal app. Consumers will also get a discount redemption

Sept 03, 2021
Uber For Trash: How Recykal Is Cleaning Up The Mess | Forbes India

How Recykal is cleaning up the mess ... Left) Vikram Prabakar, Abhay Deshpande, Abhishek Deshpande, Anirudha Jalan & Ekta Narain, Co-Founders of Recykal

July 22, 2021
Digital Disruption Paving the Way for More Collaborative, Transparent Waste Collection

According to Ahbay Deshpande, founder of Recykal — India's first waste-commerce company — this approach is common among Indians

May 05, 2021
As the world's waste mounts, technology is helping communities reduce, reuse and recycle

Recykal is one of 17 members of The Circulars Accelerator Cohort 2021 on UpLink. Responsibly disposing of trash is a headache for communities the ...

Feb 13, 2021
Hyd-based Recykal becomes first Indian startup in WEF accelerator program

Recykal, a digital 'waste commerce' solutions provider, has been selected as the first member from India for the World Economic Forum's Circulars ...

Feb 13, 2021
Recykal first Indian startup to become WEF 'The Circulars Accelerator' programme member

Recykal, an end-to-end digital 'waste-commerce' solutions provider headquartered in Hyderabad, on Friday said it has been selected ...

Feb 13, 2021
Recykal becomes member of WEF's Circulars Accelerator programme

Recykal, a digital 'waste-commerce' solutions provider, has been selected as the first member from India for The Circulars Accelerator Program 2021.

Feb 13, 2021
Recykal selected for Circulars Accelerator programme

Recykal Through digital solutions, the firm connects waste generators with waste processors to ensure more recycling. With its digital solutions, it seeks ...

Feb 10, 2021
'India requires effective, automated waste management model'

New Delhi: As environmental concerns gain prominence amid the pandemic, Abhay Deshpande, founder of Recykal, has said that the country ...

Feb 09, 2021
'India requires effective, automated waste management model'

Recykal is an end-to-end digital solutions provider, facilitating transactions for all stakeholders across India's waste management and recycling value...

Feb 05, 2021
Co Founder Abhishek Deshpande Speaks on transitioning from the hospitality to tech industry

Prior to Recykal, Abhishek worked for Accor group of hotels as an Operations Manager. 7 years of hospitality industry experience tremendously helped ...

Jan 27, 2021
This serial entrepreneur uses a B2B model to recycle truckloads of trash

Using technology to solve one of India's age-old problems, Hyderabad-based Recykal, which describes itself as the "Uber of waste collection," is on a ...

June 05, 2019
Recykal, Chitale launches takeback ‘plastic milk pouch’ project in Maharashtra

Pushkar Chitale, director, Chitale Group of Industries, said that the company is planning to implement this system through a digital platform - Uzed mobile app

June 05, 2019
Chitale ties up with Recykal to take back used milk packets

Pune based milk and milk products maker Chitale has tied up with Recykal to recycle milk packets, plastic packaging material

June 05, 2019
Chitale, Recykal launch Plastic Recycle Reloop programme

Chitale Group of Industries and Recykal Recycling Technology Platform have launched Plastic Recycle Reloop programme on the occasion of World Environment Day on June 5

June 03, 2019
Cloud-based waste management startup Recykal raises $2M in Pre-Series A

Hyderabad-based Recykal will use the funds to strengthen its technology offerings, as well as expand its team and presence in new cities across India.

June 03, 2019
Cloud-based recycling enabler, Recykal, raises $2 mn in pre-series A funding

Recykal, a cloud-based waste management and recycling enabler, has raised $2 million as part of a Pre-Series A financing round. The funding will enable it to expand its footprint across India.

Nov 16, 2021
CII 3R Award – 2021

1. Award of Merit - “Excellence in Managing Plastics and Packaging Wastes by EPR Strategies” – EPR Loop
2. Appreciation Letter – Excellence in Managing E-Waste by EPR Strategies (Producer Responsibility Organization Sub-Category)

Feb, 2021
World Economic Forum (WEF)’s Circular Accelerator Programme 2021

Recykal  - The 1st Indian startup Company to be the foremost member for the World Economic Forum (WEF)’s in ‘The Circulars Accelerator’ programme.  It was a very proud moment for Abhay Deshpande to be selected under the category of ‘Recovering Value’.

Dec, 2020
Grant Thornton Sabera Awards 2020

Awards for those institutions and organisations who are not just driven by profit but a strong will to create sustainable development around the world. Recykal was one of them, who was recognized under the Responsible Business Awards.

Nov 05, 2019
NASSCOM Emerge 50 Awards

Recykal is recognized as one of the '50 Most Innovative Emerging Software Product Companies' by NASSCOM and is selected for the coveted Emerge50 Awards

June 18, 2019
FICCI Indian Circular Economy Awards

Recykal is runner up at the FICCI India Circular Economy Awards in Startups category. Mr. Amitabh Kant, CEO NITI Ayog has presented the award to Abhishek Deshpande and Anirudha Jalan at the Circular Economy Symposium, New Delhi

March 1, 2019
Winner “Environmental Innovation of the Year” at Ecothon

Recykal has won ‘Environmental Innovation of the Year’ award at Ecothon 2019 a national level conference on ‘Solutions for Sustainability. Our cofounder Mr. Abhishek Deshpande has received the award at the event held on 1-2 March, New Delhi.

Feb 23, 2019
Winner “HMTV Business Excellence Awards 2019”

Our founder Mr. Abhishek Deshpande has won the ‘Best Environmental Entrepreneur’ award at the event held in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh on 23rd Feb, 2019.

Jan 10, 2019
Recykal has bagged the ASSOCHAM's Best Digital Technology Solution Award

The award was presented by Shri Satyendra Kumar Jain Hon Minister Industries Urban Development PWD Govt of National Capital Territory of Delhi, in New Delhi on 10 Jan 2019

Jan 1, 2020
Plastivision 2020

Recykal is an exhibitor at Plastivision 2020. We have showcased our Marketplace solution that helps aggregators, recyclers to connect and make transactions digitally!

Jan 1, 2020
Plastic Recycling Conference Asia 2020

Our Director Ms. Ekta Narain is a moderator for a panel discussion on  'Making Asian Plastic Recycling industry a sustainable plastic consumption ecosystem' at the event. The panelists include leading stalwarts from FMCG, packaging industries

Dec 18, 2019
CII National FMCG Summit

Recykal is a Silver Partner at the CII National FMCG Summit! In the event attended by stalwarts of the FMCG Industry, we showcased our upcoming 'EPR platform' that will help brands to manage their EPR fulfillment digitally!

Dec 13, 2019
The Second Packaging Design, Innovation & Technology Conference

Recykal is a speaker at 'The Second Packaging Design, Innovation & Technology Conference' held at New Delhi. Rakesh Kumar, GM - North, Recykal shared his thoughts on 'Technology Initiatives towards EPR and Recycling MLP Waste' during the conference.

Nov 19, 2019
Contribution of Plastic Recycling for Nation Building

Recykal is sponsor at ' Contribution of Plastic Recycling for Nation Building' conference jointly conducted by Material Recycling Association of India, Indian Plastic Institute, DPMWA. Our Director Ekta Narain shared her insights on how Recykal's Digital Marketplace is helping recyclers get consistent supply, source quality materials for their business!

Nov 15, 2019
CII Green Packaging Conference

Our Co-founder Anirudha Jalan is speaker at the Confederation of Indian Industry Green Packaging Conference, Mumbai. Anirudha shared his insights on 'Extended Producer Responsibility in Packaging' and how Recykal's Digital technology is providing sustainable solutions for plastic waste management.

Nov 07, 2019
Farmers Awareness Program

Recykal conducted Farmers Awareness Program on Waste Management & Sustainability at Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh. Our Awareness program helped farmers to understand the importance of waste management, recycling & sustainable practices at Agriculture and at Homes. During this program, more than 100+ farmers committed to dispose the wastes responsibly at Agriculture Farms and Homes to reduce the negative environmental impact.

Sep 04, 2019
E-waste & Plastic Waste Collection Drive

Telangana State Pollution Control Board and Recykal have jointly launched the ‘E-waste & Plastic Waste Collection Drive’ a program that aims to raise awareness about source level segregation and recycling among the citizens. We have also had our ‘Recykal Point’ in Kompally inaugurated by Mr. Vishwanatham, Chief Environment Engineer, TSPCB