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Awarded projects in AfriSam-SAIA for Sustainable Architecture and Innovation

Seven Awards and four Commended projects were announced in the 2015/2016 AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture + Innovation at a gala event in Cape Town recently. The eleven projects chosen...

Regulations for plumbing sustainability, a case for international standards

Plumbing is not ones everyday topic of discussion but without it we would all be in a spot of smelly stuff and without water. Qualified plumbers are highly trained trades people,...

Many misconceptions about sustainable building

Concrete has a low embodied energy which is an important factor for ‘green building’, says Bryan Perrie, managing director of The Concrete Institute. Perrie says embodied energy is the energy...

Sustainability turning into investment yardstick – ERM

Sustainability is fast turning into an investment criterion for asset managers, banks, private equity firms, development finance institutions and individual investors with net gains reflected in better managed risks, improved returns...

Is a sustainable certification worth it?

Sustainable and ethical certification is paying dividends says Fairtrade and certified producers and retailers who promote and sell products with the Fairtrade Certification Mark. Speaking at the Sustainable Brands Conference held...


Western Cape to highlight latest viticulture trends

Wine grape producers and viticulturists can equip themselves with the latest viticultural trends and advice at the Winetech Vinpro Regional Information Days that will...

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