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Johannesburg, 3 August, 2020. The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) hosted the fourth instalment of its very popular Quality Workshops on the 22nd of July 2020, focusing on various aspects related to sewer systems. “Due to the COVID-19 restrictions that are still in place, we decided to host…
The South African National Bottled Water Association (SANBWA) has endorsed Plastics SA’s view that only a behaviour change on the part of global citizens will have a significant impact on the amount of plastic in the litter streams. Plastics SA Executive Director, Anton Hanekom, recently wrote: “Over the past 25…
“An inspired and inspiring online platform” The 20th edition of African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa may now be postponed in person, but is still scheduled to take place from 24-26 November this year as the organisers have promised attendees and partners an inspired and inspiring online platform with world-class…
Following breaking news from the Eastern Cape regarding health facilities and their lack of running water for basic sanitation and hygiene, water storage pioneer Mannie Jnr. Ramos, COO of Abeco Tanks urges government and industry players to prioritise water on the health agenda. In March 2020 Ramos urged that water had to…
Each year, the local plastics industry welcomes the arrival of Spring and warmer weather by encouraging citizens to help make a difference where they live, work, learn or play by participating in Clean-Up & Recycle SA Week – an annual public awareness week during which plastics and other litter are removed from…
Burt Rodrigues CEO of Biodx gives insight into the surface safety “Last week Education MEC for the Eastern Cape, Fundile Gade ordered legal action against a company that supplied sanitisers to Makaula Senior Secondary School where 204 pupils and staff tested positive for Covid-19. They also supplied nine other schools in…
reCUP is the world's first process dedicated to converting non-recyclable paper cups into groundbreaking, income-generating food sources. The disposable cups are stripped of their plastic lining, and the paper fibres are converted into moulds containing vegetable seeds and soil. These Seed Cups are a fun way to grow vegetables in…
The COVID-19 pandemic has placed Africa's travel & tourism, hospitality and aviation sectors under unprecedented pressure. And in this extremely uncertain time, the Africa Tomorrow Virtual Conference is bringing industry leaders together, to come up with viable solutions for the crisis. Premium manufacturer of sustainable kitchen and bathroom products, hansgrohe,…
Just another day in Kruger National Park:The epic true story of the orphaned baby rhino saved from poachers, a herd of aggressive elephants and a pride of hungry lions   An orphaned rhino calf is recovering in an enclosure at the Care For Wild Rhino Sanctuary in Mpumalanga after an…
Each year in July, people across the globe take part in “Plastic Free July” – an international movement that aims to reduce the amount of plastic waste in our environment by encouraging fellow citizens to make the shift towards long-term, environmentally friendly habits. Although sceptics might find it hard to believe,…
Loadshedding, and unexpected power failures, continue to inconvenience and frustrate South Africans, often leaving businesses and homes in the dark for long periods. It’s important to have an effective solution in place that will not only power your business or home but also keep your security systems powered to keep…
“A fast-changing climate brings changes to the way landowners are managing plant growth, both indigenous and invasive alien species, on their land,” says Cobus Meiring of the Garden Route Environmental Forum (GREF). The socio-economic impact of COVID-19 brought about a new urgency to better manage natural resources in Africa if…

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