South Africa’s 2021 recycling heroes have been announced

Enterprising individuals and organisations across SA are rethinking the recyclability of packaging, educating and uplifting communities, and creating revenue streams among...

Waste picker’s success story: how I went from unemployed to employing

A Mpumalanga recycler has received national recognition for improving the lives of her community members while at the same time helping...

All eyes on solar power in SA

South Africa is leading Africa in 'going solar' with 2020 signalling the largest-ever addition of solar projects to the grid.

Shamwari TV shares nature’s lessons with world-wide audience

The carcass of a young hippo, scarred and bloodied, is seen lying in the mud. But, tragic...

South Africans urged to rethink their love of unhealthy fast food...

As South Africans prepare to return to a new way of life beyond the Covid-19 lockdown, a healthy food franchise is...

SA to host first vegan and plant-powered virtual show this November

The Festive Vegan & Plant Powered Show (FVPPS), to be held in November, will feature international and local chefs – including...

Poached pangolin gives birth after rescue by SA team

A pangolin named Ally was rescued from poachers earlier in 2020 and rehabilitated by a team of South African veterinarians.

Young environmental activist pledges 9th birthday to support bird sanctuary

At only 8 years old, Romario Valentine from Umhlanga, Durban, has dreams of one day becoming a scientist to better understand and protect...

These kind residents donated “trikes” and uniforms to reclaimers in their...

About 20 reclaimers in Johannesburg will soon be carting their recyclable materials around with prototype “trikes”. The bikes with...

PE motor group invests in solar plants

PE motor group Tavcor is continuing its mission for a greener operation by investing heavily in solar power.

Encouraging figures for recycling of SA’s plastic bottles

New statistics show that 62% of all PET plastic beverage bottles produced in the country in 2019 were collected for recycling. 

Robberg nature reserve reopens

Robberg Nature Reserve - one of the most important and iconic experiences in Plettenberg Bay - is reopening as lockdown regulations ease....