Earth Probiotic’s “Earth Cycler’s” leading the way in organic waste management

Organic waste recycling is starting to take off in Gauteng with a number of large businesses looking to maximise their recycling percentages by including food waste in their recycling programmes.

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New marine campaign launches for Sharks and Rays in South Africa

Last week welcomed significant news and positive movement for marine conservation in South Africa – a country that sits in the top five as a global hotspot for shark and ray diversity – as the WILDTRUST announced the launch of its newest marine campaign called ‘ON THE BRINK’.

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This Environment Month, Coca-Cola celebrates increased PET recycling rates in South Africa 

As National Environment Month in June encourages everyone to Reimagine, Recover and Restore our global ecosystems, Coca-Cola continues to recognise its important role in empowering and investing in the South African recycling sector.

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The NEMLA Act – the long-awaited shift in South Africa’s environmental legislative landscape is finally here

By Garyn Rapson, Partner, Kirsty Kilner, Partner & Carma Rossouw, Candidate Attorney from Webber Wentzel

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Large home improvement retailer addresses electronic waste threat

In the battle to alleviate the rising tide of e-waste in South Africa, DIY Retailer LEROY MERLIN in partnership with AST Recycling have installed e-waste recycling bins in all four stores in Johannesburg.

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Over 2 billion plastic bottles recovered for recycling in SA

STATISTICS from South Africa’s longest-standing plastics producer responsibility organisation indicate that the country’s PET plastic recycling rates are recovering after the lockdown regulations resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic.

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The invincible impact: Climate change and women

The time has come to mainstream gender perspectives into climate change strategies

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Averda appoints Samer Kamal as the first Chief Sustainability officer

Averda, the leading end-to-end waste management, treatment, and recycling company in emerging markets, is pleased to announce the appointment of Samer Kamal as the company’s inaugural Chief Sustainability Officer.

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SA fishermen unite for World Oceans Week to fish for plastic

Over 100 fishermen headed out to sea off Cape Town recently to reel in some of the ocean’s greatest scourge – plastic. 

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Brambles commits to net-zero emissions by 2040
bringing its deadline forward 10 years

As part of its Sustainability programme, the global logistics company, operating through the CHEP brand, accelerates its decarbonisation strategy towards pioneering regenerative supply chains.

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