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19 Mar 2020
Multotec installs green energy at Spartan plant

Multotec has installed renewable power at one of its facilities in Spartan, Gauteng. This is the company’s bid to make…

Multotec installs green energy at Spartan plant

Multotec has installed renewable power at one of its facilities in Spartan, Gauteng. This is the company’s bid to make a sustainable contribution to easing South Africa’s energy crisis. Environmental and economic benefits The substantial investment saw 684 photovoltaic (PV) solar panels being installed in November 2019, creating a 223…

18 Mar 2020
Limpopo residents become eco-warriors

Residents in northern Limpopo are becoming eco-warriors thanks to a new campaign which aims to see environmental waste reduced and…

Limpopo residents become eco-warriors

Residents in northern Limpopo are becoming eco-warriors thanks to a new campaign which aims to see environmental waste reduced and much-needed jobs created.

17 Mar 2020
How to make recycling a habit this World Recycling Day

On World Recycling Day (18 March) it’s important to reflect on the role we play in looking after our environment,…

How to make recycling a habit this World Recycling Day

On World Recycling Day (18 March) it’s important to reflect on the role we play in looking after our environment, so The Glass Recycling Company has compiled a list of helpful tips to assist you in changing your habits.

17 Mar 2020
Fry’s and Livekindly bring tasty and sustainable plant-based food to the world

The Fry Family Food Co. has joined forces with the Livekindly co.

Fry’s and Livekindly bring tasty and sustainable plant-based food to the world

The Fry Family Food Co. has joined forces with the Livekindly co.

24 Feb 2020
SA’s new waste strategy takes aim at organic waste

South Africa has a newly revised national waste management strategy that has ambitious goals and waste reduction targets; one being…

SA’s new waste strategy takes aim at organic waste

South Africa has a newly revised national waste management strategy that has ambitious goals and waste reduction targets; one being to divert more organic waste away from landfill.

18 Feb 2020
HOMEMAKERS Expo Johannesburg 2020

  InHabit We live in a world that is better connected than ever before. People are longing to feel like…

HOMEMAKERS Expo Johannesburg 2020

  InHabit We live in a world that is better connected than ever before. People are longing to feel like they belong, that their voice is heard and that they fill a significant space in the global village. This February, the 27th Johannesburg HOMEMAKERS Expo will connect visitors with the…

13 Feb 2020
Milk bottles set the standard for successful recycling in South Africa

Last year over 75 per cent of High-density polyethylene (HDPE) milk and beverage bottles were recycled, injecting a significant amount…

Milk bottles set the standard for successful recycling in South Africa

Last year over 75 per cent of High-density polyethylene (HDPE) milk and beverage bottles were recycled, injecting a significant amount of material back into the market to be repurposed.

07 Feb 2020
Living Future Collaborative in South Africa

As part of the drive towards a regenerative and net-zero built environment, the Living Future Collaborative of South Africa has…

Living Future Collaborative in South Africa

As part of the drive towards a regenerative and net-zero built environment, the Living Future Collaborative of South Africa has been officially launched. The organisation held its first series of events, ‘Truth in Action’, in November 2019. The task of the Living Future Collaborative SA is to advocate and work…

31 Jan 2020
Experience the future of nutraceuticals at Vitafoods Europe 2020

Vitafoods Europe, taking place 12 to 14 May, Palexpo, Geneva, is returning once again, to provide a key platform for…

Experience the future of nutraceuticals at Vitafoods Europe 2020

Vitafoods Europe, taking place 12 to 14 May, Palexpo, Geneva, is returning once again, to provide a key platform for the entire nutraceutical supply chain to find practical business solutions and discuss its greatest opportunities and challenges. With the aim of supporting more health for more people, the three-day event…

24 Jan 2020
China leads the world in ban of single-use plastics

The indications have been that China has been taking its plastic rubbish crisis very seriously.

China leads the world in ban of single-use plastics

The indications have been that China has been taking its plastic rubbish crisis very seriously.

14 Jan 2020
Designers, Architects Have A Major Responsibility Towards Sustainability

The fact that South African and Nigeria are the biggest contributors to greenhouse gas emissions, while the continent as a…

Designers, Architects Have A Major Responsibility Towards Sustainability

The fact that South African and Nigeria are the biggest contributors to greenhouse gas emissions, while the continent as a whole barely accounts for 5%, places a major responsibility on designers and architects to be environmentally responsible. However, convincing clients of the imperatives of sustainability is a balancing act between…

18 Dec 2019
Twinsaver takes a leap in its sustainability journey

The Twinsaver Group is the latest brand owner to sign up as member of the Polystyrene Association of SA’s Producer…

Twinsaver takes a leap in its sustainability journey

The Twinsaver Group is the latest brand owner to sign up as member of the Polystyrene Association of SA’s Producer Responsibility Organisation (PRO) responsible for the collection and recycling of post-consumer and post-industrial polystyrene. Twinsaver Group is one of South Africa’s most well known manufacturers of branded tissue products in…

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