Woodlands Dairy creates waste recycling awareness with unique approach

To communicate and highlight the beauty which comes from cleaning up your hood for good, Woodlands Dairy in partnership with Colours of You SA (Coysa) used waste material to create artwork. The artwork forms part of a billboard on the R303 as motorists leave the N2 and enter Humansdorp, and is...

28 Jan 2019

The Guardian goes plastic free, opts for potato starch wrapping

Jumping onboard the plastic-free ship, UK national newspaper The Guardian has done away with its polythene packaging and opted for a compostable wrapping made from potato starch. The packaging also came with instruction on how to get rid of it: they should not recycle the wrapping, but should...

16 Jan 2019

Food Lover's Market now offers paper bags to customers

As of 1 August 2018, fresh produce retailer Food Lover's Market is offering paper bags to its customers nationwide in its commitment to a plastic-free shopping experience. The paper bag offering comes after a successful implementation of paper straws nationally and a successful pilot of paper...

1 Aug 2018

Hurtigruten to address marine pollution by going plastic-free

Hurtigruten will remove plastic straws, drink mixers, plastic glasses, coffee lids, and plastic bags from all its ships from 2 July 2018. The move forms part of Hurtigruten's efforts to reduce marine pollution, which is said to be increasing at a rate of 15 metric tonnes of plastic per minute. ...

10 May 2018

Radisson Blu Waterfront goes plastic straw free

The Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront will no longer use plastic straws and will only offer paper straws from April 2018. This forms part of its environmental and sustainability strategy. The hotel will in future use biodegradable straws and will further customer attention on no plastic straw usage...

12 Apr 2018

Tintswalo Atlantic stands with global 'straw wars'

Tintswalo Atlantic has decided to no longer use straws and has completely banned it from the hotel. The decision comes after other hotels and restaurants stopped using straws to help reduce pollution. The hotel has replaced straws with re-usable glass straws. The hotel's close proximity to...

20 Feb 2018

Mpact Recycling to once again sponsor Mrs South Africa

To mark World Environment Day and reaffirm its commitment to raising awareness of the importance of recycling and saving the environment, Mpact Recycling announced that it would once again be sponsoring the Mrs South Africa pageant and women empowerment programme. The partnership will continue until...

8 Jun 2017

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