Through Parley for the Oceans, adidas has been turning threat into thread by re-using marine plastic debris to form a signature element of its performance-led running shoes...
8 Jun 2017
The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes Innovation award ceremony on 20 June 2017...
2 days ago
Individuals and companies who have made extraordinary contributions to PET recycling in SA, including Bizcommunity's Managing Editor, have been named Petco Award winners...
8 Jun 2017
Entries are now open for the 6th Recycled Plastic Product of the Year Awards, organised by SAPRO and Plastics SA...
7 Jun 2017
As South Africans, we can be proud of the steps that various organisations are taking, but we must ask ourselves are we as individuals doing enough?
5 Jun 2017
According to Trialogue director Cathy Duff, despite uncertainty and tougher trading conditions in almost every sector of the economy...
19 May 2017
Businesses that contribute to socioeconomic development can dramatically outperform...
18 May 2017
Five local PET collectors in the Harrismith community have received waste recycling trolleys from the partnership of Boxmore Packaging and PETCO...
12 May 2017
The high-level SA-EU Circular Economy Seminar took place on Wednesday, 3 May, in Durban in the margins of the World Economic Forum on Africa...
4 May 2017
Two Polish students are challenging traditional methods of shoe production with their 3D-printed sneaker...
Lindsay Samson 28 Apr 2017
Our vulnerability to dwindling natural resources is hitting home...
Hugh Tyrrell 24 Apr 2017
A new producer responsibility organisation has been formed to represent the interests of the metal packaging industry in South Africa...
21 Apr 2017
Since its launch at the end of 2016, Polyflor SA has recycled more than four tonnes of vinyl floor off-cuts...
20 Apr 2017
The Department of Environmental Affairs says it will probe reports that some plastic supermarket carrier bags, which claim to be recycled, are allegedly not...
13 Apr 2017
President and CEO of AGT Foods, Murad Al-Katib, was picked from 59 individuals representing 49 countries and named EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. He was chosen not only for his success in building a business empire focused on providing vegetable protein to the developing world, but also for helping to feed refugees.
3 days ago
While large agricultural harvests in some regions of the world are booming for global food supply, protracted fighting and unrest are increasing displaced and hungry people elsewhere. This according to the new FAO Crop Prospects and Food Situation report which shows that 37 countries - 28 of which are in Africa - require external assistance for food.
12 Jun 2017
There's no denying the creative industry needs a diversity shake-up across all aspects: gender, race, culture and age. Here, five of FCB's leaders from across the globe share their views on the fact that a truly diverse agency is what will be a truly clever agency - if not today, then tomorrow.
Leigh Andrews 1 Jun 2017
A highly contagious disease is spreading among farmed and wild tilapia, one of the world's most important fish species for human consumption. According to a special alert issued by FAO's Global Information and Early Warnings Systems, the outbreak should be treated with concern and countries importing tilapias should take appropriate risk management measures by intensifying diagnostics testing, enforcing health certificates, deploying quarantine measures and developing contingency plans.
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