Tag: Plastics

Plastics Industry shows it support for waste pickers during COVID-19 lockdown

South Africa has close to 60 000 waste pickers who play a substantial role in the country’s waste management industry. As part of the country’s informal waste sector, they help recover...

Plastic pipes body calls for quality water infrastructure

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA), the standards body for the plastic pipe industry, says the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus in South Africa has once again highlighted the...

Kaap Agri in it to ‘bin’ it

KAAP Agri, the Paarl-based agribusiness services specialist, has ploughed a hefty R150 million into a sophisticated plastics manufacturing facility to broaden its manufacturing capabilities. Kaap Agri is best known for its Agrimark...

Plastics SA

Plastics SA's television commercial focuses on how the recycling of plastics creates jobs and saves the environment.

Is e-tailing terrible for the environment?

"CHANGE your shopping habits if you want to lighten your environmental footprint.” This is the advice Hadley Dean, CEO of JSE-listed EPP, Poland's largest owner of shopping centres. While there is a...


Liquor industry urges government to prepare to lift alcohol ban

The liquor industry is once again calling on government to lift the ban on alcohol. Their latest call is based on suggestions by the...