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Deposit fee (cent / bottle)
Site Local storage (Litre)
Row Material Market Price ($ / Metric Tonne)
Maintenance Costs is 25c per kg
A site visit by a technician costs $38:
Technician monthly salary cost $5000,
conducting 132 visits per month (6 per day X 22 days).
System MTBF (Minimum Time Between Failures) is 250 kg.
Preventive Maintenance should be done every 600 kg with parts costs of $60.
$4,000 Full time salary of a driver.
$1,500 Truck with a load capacity of up to 1500 kg.
$1,000 – Rental of a Drop-off container outside the city.
$1,000 petrol (100 km per day X 22 working days per month).
Fix Price ($0.15 per kg)
Total cost: $7,500 / month:
52,000 kg per month (2,400 kg per day).
2 trips per day from a city neighborhood to the drop-off location.
Each trip loads 1,200kg from 10 sites (12 sacks X 10 kg each).
Gig Economy ($10 / site visit + $0.1 / kg taken to drop-off location)
ERP / Monicipalities
Logistic cost is financed by EPR (Extended Producer Responsibility) or local Municipality.
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