• The sustainable initiative aims to redirect plastic food packaging waste away from the ocean and landfills, repurposing them into reusable items.

SHAH ALAM (Jan 8): S P Setia Bhd’s Setia City Convention Centre has teamed up with Grab, F&N and KLEAN’s plastic upcycling initiative, to become the location partner for the first-ever Reversible Vending Machine (RVM) for recycling plastic food packaging in Setia Alam.

The sustainable initiative aims to redirect plastic food packaging waste away from the ocean and landfills, repurposing them into reusable items.

Located at the West Entrance of the convention centre, surrounding communities can drive-thru to drop off rinsed plastic food containers at the AI-enhanced smart recycling machine without the need of entering the parking lot.

Sponsored by Grab and F&N, users will gets rewards for recycling the plastic food containers via the KLEAN app.

Download the KLEAN app and collect points through recycling plastic containers and aluminium cans, regardless of sizes and shapes.

Accumulated points can be redeemed for various vouchers via the app, such as Grab vouchers, Touch 'n Go credits and et cetera. The RVM operates daily from 9am to 9.30pm and is subject to change based on demand.

With every recyclable item deposited into the machine, Setia City Convention Centre will also receive 10% of the carbon offset score, which is reflected on the KLEAN dashboard.

“Food delivery is the new normal, and recycling larger and uniquely shaped plastic food containers has posed a challenge. We are excited to be part of Grab, F&N, and KLEAN's initiative to encourage our communities to recycle their plastic food containers, promoting greener choices in their daily lives and making a collective contribution to a greener future for all,” said Datuk Yuslina Mohd Yunus, senior executive vice-president of S P Setia.

Setia City Convention Centre is the first Green Building Index Certified convention centre boasting various sustainable features such as a rainwater harvesting system, solar panels, EV charging station, energy-efficient LED lighting, and an Energy Management System to monitor and reduce utility consumption.

S P Setia​ Bhd is a strategic partner with EdgeProp START, featuring the Chorus @ Setia Ecohill 2​ development. All S P Setia homebuyers also get to enjoy rewards worth up to RM18,888. 

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