SDG 08: Decent Work and Economic Growth

An entrepreneur in Nigeria has found value from used car tyres

A worker arranges tiles that have been made from recycled car tyres, and they will be sold to people who may need them. Image: REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja - RC2MRP9I8M8I

Fikayo Owoeye

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A worker offloads used car tyres which will be recycled. Image: REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja
Tons of crumb rubber are left during the recycling of used car tyres. Image: REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja
A man works on the recycling line, supporting the process and operations. Image: REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja
Men work together to support the operations of recycling the car tyres. Image: REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja
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