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Invest in our planet by renewing the commitment to recycling

A viable world for us to live in today, and one that will sustain our children tomorrow, is a universal responsibility. Government has recognised that Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is the preferred...

Who’s responsible for roadside rubbish?

NEW research reveals that items in litter typically originate less than two miles from where they're found—and unless humans remove those, most of these items will never leave the environment. For the...

Cape CBD litter down by 50%, allowing for effective deep cleaning

The volume of waste collected in the Cape Town city centre decreased by almost 50% since the national lockdown, statistics by the Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID) show. In March...

Global Plastics Industry effort to combat marine litter grows in 2016

Seven new signatories were added to The Declaration of the Global Plastics Associations for Solutions on Marine Litter, also informally known as the “Joint Declaration” in 2016. New participants include the...


Closure of Tiger Brands’ Langeberg and Ashton canning fruit factory spells...

Agri SA is deeply concerned about the recent commencement of a consultation period after Tiger Brands gave notice of its intention to close down its canning...


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