Richbol Environmental Services Ltd. have been in Waste/Environmental Management industry vis-à-vis municipal solid waste management, fumigation and pest control, office/industrial cleaning, landscaping and beautification, environmental consultancy and sales of recycling machinery for close to two decades with clientele list covering Lagos, Ogun and Delta States and the Federal capital territory Abuja.
- Business Type:
- Consulting firm
- Industry Type:
- Waste and Recycling
- Market Focus:
- Internationally (various countries)
- Year Founded:
- 1,000,000 - 10,000,000 €
We work in collaboration with academicians and other researchers in the field of waste management within and outside the country; we also represent and have working arrangement with some foreign companies/partners who in most cases act as our technical partners.
The company by extension amongst other things is presently consulting for Ford Foundation West African Office, through our Managing Director, who is a co-consultant to the organization on “Lagos Waste Management Project,” he was also part of the participants that went to under study integrated solid waste management in Cairo Egypt in April 2002 and was also in four states in the United States of America (Philadelphia, Delaware, New Jersey and New York) for the same purpose and also to attend an International Solid Waste Management Conference in 2003.
RICHBOL CLEANING SERVICES was registered as an enterprise in Nigeria on the 8th April, 1986 under Act No. 609866, as a collector of waste, cleaning of premises and industries, General Contractor, Septic and Soakaway cleaning. However, in 1999 the company became a limited liability company and have its name changed to RICHBOL ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES LTD. with RC No. 359358 with the new name, the scope of business nature was expanded to include general environmental services like Environmental Consultancy, Fumigation and Pest Control, Landscaping, Municipal Waste Management and General Merchants.
The company is one of the foremost companies involved in the Lagos State Government Programme on Waste Management tagged “Pilot Scheme Project on Private Sector Participation in Solid Waste Collection and Disposal in Somolu and Kosofe Local Govt. Areas of Lagos State in 1997.
In 1998, the Former Military Administrator of Lagos State, Brig. Gen. M. B. Marwa (RTD.) amongst other awards and recognition, awarded a Certificate of Recognition as a Private Waste Collector to the company.
We are the ONLY private operator in Lagos State that was given the approval by the Lagos State Ministry of the Environment and Physical Planning (MEPP) to manage a landfill site.
RES LTD. is also part of the companies involved in the on-going Lagos State Mega Private Sector Participation (M.P.S.P) in Solid Waste Management State-Wide.
MANAGEMENT & STAFF: The Company has on its board very experienced individuals in the field of business and environmental management. The company has well over twenty-five (25) regular staff aside several semi and unskilled workers used for majority of the operations.
- Ford Foundation – West Africa Office
- Lagos Millennium Groups on the Environmental (LIMGE)
- Development Initiatives Network (NGO on Environment)
- Civil Liberties organization (CLO)
With a well coordinated and result oriented approach of the management; “RICHBOL” has become a household name in the area of waste management.