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Campaign to clean up the environment gains momentum

Campaign to clean up the environment gains momentum

Volunteers came out in numbers to take part in cleanups facilitated by the Shoprite Group on World Cleanup Day (15 September 2018). Some 250 cleanup events took place in eight…

Life Healthcare launches third solar plant to reduce carbon footprint

Life Healthcare launches third solar plant to reduce carbon footprint

PRETORIA – Life Healthcare Group has completed its latest environmental sustainability project with the installation of solar photovoltaic panels at the Life Eugene Marais Hospital in Pretoria. This is the third…

WOMEN IN MARITIME THE FOCUS OF EAST CAPE CAREER FAIR

WOMEN IN MARITIME THE FOCUS OF EAST CAPE CAREER FAIR

WOMEN in the South African maritime sector were the focus of an inaugural career fair hosted by the South African International Maritime Institute (SAIMI), which attracted high school pupils, tertiary…

National Zoological Gardens launches recycling pilot project

National Zoological Gardens launches recycling pilot project

Tshwane – South Africa’s largest zoo, the National Zoological Garden of South Africa (NZG), on Wednesday launched a recycling pilot project aimed at job creation and addressing the massive litter…

One-eyed African penguin receives care from uShaka Sea World Team

One-eyed African penguin receives care from uShaka Sea World Team

The African penguin rescued at Stiebel Rocks on the KwaZulu-Natal South coast on Thursday, August 2nd is responding well to treatment under the watchful eyes of uShaka Sea World…

Breeding trees for big buildings

Breeding trees for big buildings

Commercially farmed trees offer a renewable, carbon-neutral and versatile fibre for bio-innovation.   Tall timber buildings was just one of the topics deliberated at the recent annual meeting…

Boost for recycling SMMEs

Boost for recycling SMMEs

(Johannesburg) – Recycling SMMEs received support from the PET recycling sector on Friday (July 13) in the form of equipment that will enable their effective participation in the mandatory recycling programme…

Working Together For The Youth of Today – Leading Us Into a Brighter Tomorrow

Working Together For The Youth of Today – Leading Us Into a Brighter Tomorrow

Madiba’s belief that education is the key to a great nation holds true. Of course, education is not just about being ‘book-smart’, it is also about life skills…

Be part of Africa’s biggest cleanup

Be part of Africa’s biggest cleanup

The Shoprite Group is staging Africa’s biggest cleanup at which over 6 000 people in nine countries are expected to participate in almost 500 events from 14-18 July…

New protected environment announced for the Eastern Cape

New protected environment announced for the Eastern Cape

MEC for Finance, Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism, Honourable Lubabalo Mabuyane, recently announced the enactment of Protected Environment status for the Indalo Game Reserves Protected Environment, through the Eastern…

Soweto2Sodwana: Educating Culinary Rising Stars on Sustainability

Soweto2Sodwana: Educating Culinary Rising Stars on Sustainability

South African’s consume over 300 million kilograms of seafood per year. In a bid to get them interested in where this seafood comes from, and why it matters, Nissan…

SA’s recycling feat

SA’s recycling feat

(Johannesburg) – As the second most polluted continent, Africa must take both the responsibility and opportunity to pioneer world-leading waste management methods to avoid an environmental and socio-economic disaster…