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Mattel reveals carbon-neutral Tesla made from recycled materials
Mattel reveals carbon-neutral Tesla made from recycled materialsArticle

The Tesla Roadster die-cast vehicle is made from 99% recycled materials to serves as a brand blueprint for the future...

20 Apr 2021

#BehindtheMask: Justice Tootla, managing director of Averda
#BehindtheMask: Justice Tootla, managing director of AverdaArticle

Justice Tootla hopes to make a practical contribution to saving the environment for future generations by using technology to help organisations manage their waste responsibly...

Sindy Peters 8 Apr 2021

Informal waste management in Lagos is big business: policies need to support the trade
Informal waste management in Lagos is big business: policies need to support the tradeArticle

The megacity of Lagos has an estimated population of 24 million. And it's constantly growing, putting additional strain on a city that already has serious challenges...

Chidi Nzeadibe et al. 13 Jan 2021

Major SA food brands join PnP in food waste reduction commitment
Major SA food brands join PnP in food waste reduction commitmentArticle

Pick n Pay has recruited 20 of its largest food and manufacturer suppliers to join the 10x20x30 initiative, a global private-sector project, to significantly combat in-store and supply chain food waste by 2030...

15 Oct 2020

#ConsciousLiving: Greenmovement - environmentally inspired solutions
#ConsciousLiving: Greenmovement - environmentally inspired solutionsArticle

Greenmovement is an energy-innovation centric organisation that aims to create cost-effective, renewable and accessible energy for the African continent...

Evan-Lee Courie 2 Oct 2020

Circular economy: Driving sustainable economic development
Circular economy: Driving sustainable economic developmentArticle

The UN has estimated that the global population will near 11.3 billion by 2060, with Africa expected to experience just as much exponential growth (2.5 billion by 2050), which will represent about 26% of the world's total population.

Kate Stubbs 13 Jun 2019

Kenya should be focused on recycling, not banning plastic bags
Kenya should be focused on recycling, not banning plastic bagsArticle

Kenya recently announced a ban on one of the most common materials used in the country's packaging sector - plastic bags...

Leah Oyake-Ombis 5 Jul 2017

World Environment Day must be part of daily activities
World Environment Day must be part of daily activitiesArticle

Celebrated annually on 5 June, World Environment Day is the United Nations' main initiative to encourage awareness and global action for a better and cleaner environment...

26 May 2015

SA hosts international recycling colloquium
SA hosts international recycling colloquiumArticle

South Africa can be proud of its accomplishments in the area of plastics recycling, which is one of the key building blocks of a green economy. South Africa is clearly leading the rest of Africa in this regard, and is not lagging far behind its European counterparts with its impressive recycling figures and innovative solutions developed for recycling and waste recovery.

2 Dec 2013

Think green, Eat wisely, Save lives and the environment
Think green, Eat wisely, Save lives and the environmentArticle

This year's World Environment Day, which was celebrated on Wednesday, 5 June 2013, was themed Think. Eat. Save. According to Greg McManus, MD of the Heritage Environmental Management Company, the tourism, hospitality and leisure industry could take the lead in this area.

7 Jun 2013

Coca-Cola launches new plant, packaging
Coca-Cola launches new plant, packagingArticle

Yesterday, 7 July 2011, Coca-Cola South Africa announced the opening of its new Valpré plant and the introduction of PlantBottle packaging to Africa. The new state-of-the-art facility will fill Valpré Spring Water in Heidelberg, southeast of Johannesburg.

8 Jul 2011

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