Kirsten Barnes, the project lead for SA Plastics Pact, GreenCape, and Kevin O'Brian, the Group Sustainability and Risk Executive for SPAR, discus the Plastics Pact and the vision for a circular economy for plastics in SA.
Babies grow rapidly. In fact, they outgrow up to seven sizes within the first two years of their lives – contributing to a mammoth amount of clothing waste. In the United Kingdom, one-third of parents throw out their baby’s clothes, which often end up in landfills. “It’s the ultimate fast fashion that no one is talking about,” entrepreneur Eve Kekeh says. A fervent advocate for the environment, she’s now created a way for people to clothe their kids while protecting the planet.
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Faithful to Nature recently celebrated the winners of its Eco Awards at the Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West. The winners were celebrated for their commitment to nature, for being pioneers in the green space, and for setting a positive example.
On the eve of Africa Utility Week - one of the largest energy summits on the subcontinent - Power Africa teamed up with Business Sweden to host a networking reception for Swedish clean energy enterprises, African energy suppliers and funders.
On day two of the Cavendish Square LIFTED school arts project in association with Plascon, Grade 7 Learners from Bishops and Rustenburg worked alongside one another to create highly individual artworks.