Selected national parks open to SA citizens this week

It's that time of year when South Africans get to enjoy the country's awe-inspiring natural heritage for free – thanks to SA National Parks Week. The 2019 SA...

Meet SA’s youngest farmer: an inspiring man making a difference  

A young man from Vryburg is revolutionising the agricultural landscape – and he is only a teenager. Thabo Dithakgwe is by no means average. At...

Soweto recycling entrepreneur cleans up with equipment boost

A desire to clean up his beloved Soweto, educate the community and combat the problem of overfull landfills has seen Pendowave founder Gordon Nkuta...

Electric cars could soon be a hot commodity in South Africa

At the moment South Africa risks being left behind in the changeover to greener vehicles, but the good news is that Nissan, BMW and...

This wine dedicated to saving rhinos has raised over R2-million to...

Two things South Africans are very passionate about – wine and saving the rhinos – have been combined in an initiative which has raised...

Inaugural awards call for entries from sustainably minded fashionistas, entrepreneurs and...

True to its ethical mandate of seeking new opportunities to support entrepreneurs in South Africa’s circular economy, the PET Plastic Recycling Company (PETCO) has...

PE residents turn plastic bags into sleeping mats for the homeless

A Port Elizabeth-born caregiver and house mother at Lake Farm Centre is bringing hope to her local community and helping the environment all at...

Eastern Cape farmers and traditional leaders unite

Organised agriculture and traditional leaders in the Eastern Cape have committed to working together to initiate agricultural development at an unprecedented scale as a...

Heroic dog shot while protecting Cape Town family

An ordinary dog has become a hero after being shot while taking on an armed hijacker at his owner’s home in Cape Town. The dog,...

Huge drive to offset PE’s carbon emissions

PE is set to offset its carbon dioxide emissions substantially thanks to an initiative to plant hundreds of trees throughout the city. In celebration of...

Meet South Africa’s 2019 recycling champions

On the back of its recent announcement of a 6% year-on-year increase in the recycling of PET plastic bottles, national industry body the PET...

Top recycling awards for Drakenstein innovators ♻

The Drakenstein region has received two top awards for its recycling and sustainability efforts. The Drakenstein Municipality received the Local Authority Recycling Innovation award from...