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...

Northern Cape environmental angel provides income and opportunities to the unemployed...

A Northern Cape local who has brought much-needed income, opportunity, innovation and hope to his community has scooped a national award for his efforts. On...

Bright young Limpopo business school graduate grabs top recycling award

A 24-year-old business school graduate scooped a national Waste Reduction Youth Warrior award for 2019. On the back of its recent announcement of a 6% year-on-year...

Gauteng women scoop top awards for fighting plastic pollution ♻

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...

East Cape company overcomes extreme adversity – twice – to scoop...

An Eastern Cape business has overcome extreme adversity – twice – to scoop a top recycling award. Humansdorp-based Nzima Recycling scooped the award in the...
Western Cape plastic recycling

Local Western Cape heroes scoop national recycling kudos ♻

A nine-year-old environmental warrior, an award-winning consumer journalist, a top female recycler in SA and an inspiring community project are just some of the...

Pick n Pay creates beautiful plastic-free Fresh Produce Aisle

From the start of July, Pick n Pay launched a ‘nude’ fruit and vegetable produce wall- a dedicated plastic-free zone. From the beginning of July...

It’s official – Cape Town has the most plant and animal...

According to the City Nature Challenge, Cape Town has the most plant and animal species in the world.  Cape Town has some 4,588 plant...

Get lost in ideas for plastic recycling in this unique SA...

Retailer ups the ante in the fight for a cleaner environment SPAR Eastern Cape will continue to raise awareness of its STOP Plastic campaign with...

Economic boost for beleaguered East Cape farmers

In an economic boost for beleaguered Gamtoos River Valley farmers drawing water from Kouga Dam, the government has relaxed stringent water quotas imposed for...

Caps off to Twizza’s educational initiative

Soft drink brand splashes cash on schools' recycling project. Part and parcel of any thriving business is giving back – and nothing could be more...