Green Sustainability

Subscribe to industry newsletters

Share us

Advertise with us
Advertise & RatesMy Account
Company press officeList company
Recruitment packagesSubmit job ad
Download ratecard
Nampak supports Student Gold Pack focus on waste management and recycling - Nampak
Nampak supports Student Gold Pack focus on waste management and recycling

Robyn Schäfer, an Institute of Packaging South Africa (IPSA) Packaging Technology student from the Western Cape, has been awarded the Nampak Special Mention Prize at the 2014 Student Gold Pack competition run by IPSA...

Issued by Nampak 23 Oct 2014 13:12

Recycled products available at Cavendish pop-up store
Recycled products available at Cavendish pop-up store

Focusing on the World Design Capital 2014 theme 'Today For Tomorrow - sustainable solutions for people and planet', Cavendish Square in Cape Town partnered with local green designers, Pitchulik, WREN, NEWCO and Give It Bag.

21 Oct 2014 09:42

Climate change report shows continued improvement
Climate change report shows continued improvement

The 8th edition of the South African CDP climate change report has revealed that nine companies are making the Climate Performance Leadership Index (CDLI).

21 Oct 2014 08:12

Mitsubishi Electric releases Environmental Report 2014
Mitsubishi Electric releases Environmental Report 2014

With its growing importance in value creation, companies are aligning their environmental sustainability goals with company strategy - vision, mission, purpose and values - and recognising its potential in reducing operational costs and increasing operational efficiency.

21 Oct 2014 07:52

WWF-SASSI serves up sustainable seafood report
WWF-SASSI serves up sustainable seafood report

According to the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation, the per capita consumption of fish per annum has nearly doubled in the last 50 years...

By Sindy Peters 15 Oct 2014 10:59

Workshops offer support to implement energy efficiency measures
Workshops offer support to implement energy efficiency measures

Small businesses do have a growing appetite to be more energy efficient largely driven by the obvious and significant benefits to keeping the cost of doing business down...

13 Oct 2014 09:58

Use PSEE to measure, monitor, manage energy in retail
Use PSEE to measure, monitor, manage energy in retail

Energy is a key cost driver in the retail sector, therefore measurement, monitoring and management of energy is crucial in laying the foundation to energy efficient behaviour...

By Dr Peter Mukoma 9 Oct 2014 11:20

Nampak's energy-efficient glass furnace opens - Nampak
Nampak's energy-efficient glass furnace opens

Nampak's new energy-efficient glass furnace was officially opened in Roodekop, Gauteng, by South Africa's Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies, and Nampak's CEO, André de Ruyter.

Issued by Nampak 7 Oct 2014 13:21

Ke nako! Shifting to a green economy
Ke nako! Shifting to a green economy

Ke nako (It's time) was the buzz phrase top of mind during the months preceding the 2010 FIFA World Cup. In 2014 this phrase once again rings true, but for a new zeitgeist: it's time for business to get on the green wave.

By Sindy Peters 7 Oct 2014 10:17

Suppliers benefit from Woolworths partnership deal
Suppliers benefit from Woolworths partnership deal

A partnership between Woolworths, the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the National Business Initiative (NBI) will result in the retailer's suppliers receiving free energy advice and assessments.

1 Oct 2014 09:54

Solutions from The Better Living Challenge on show from October
Solutions from The Better Living Challenge on show from October

The Better Living Challenge was a design competition calling for green and affordable products, systems and services to improve the homes of people living in low-income communities...

29 Sep 2014 10:11

Hobie Beach fish farm spawns shark fears
Hobie Beach fish farm spawns shark fears

A six-kilometre floating fish farm anchored off Port Elizabeth's popular Hobie Beach is set to go ahead despite an outcry that it will be a magnet for sharks and pose a massive threat to eco-tourism, marine life and investment in Nelson Mandela Bay.

26 Sep 2014 11:02

Worsening climate change could affect the economy
Worsening climate change could affect the economy

The devastating effects of climate change are already being felt across the planet, including in Africa. The 2011 drought-induced famine in the Horn of Africa affected more than 10 million people and claimed 257,000 lives.

By Richard Munang and Jessica Andrews 26 Sep 2014 10:30

Loeries 2014: Unilever leads the shift from the African opportunity to the African challenge
Loeries 2014: Unilever leads the shift from the African opportunity to the African challenge

Unilever believes that creativity is the key to making sustainable living commonplace - its vision not only for itself as a company, but SA and the African continent as a whole...

By Jessica Taylor 22 Sep 2014 10:35

Show more
No jobs found