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Tag: Waste

EPR – What does it mean for waste in SA?

WHILE change has become fast paced and inevitable, one thing remains constant; the need to protect our environment. All possible means to do so, including recycling and reusing packaging, should be...

Developing a roadmap for the managing of plastic waste in SA

Industry leaders and stakeholders meet at plastics colloquium 2020. Key role-players in the plastics manufacturing, collection and recycling industries, the Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries (DEFF) and other interested parties participated...

How chicken waste is helping South Africa keep the lights on

Besides the birds themselves, poultry farms and poultry processing facilities have one thing in common: vast amounts of organic waste material. With energy costs rising and organic waste coming to the fore...

Public urged to report sightings of medical waste

The residents of Cape Town have been warned to be vigilant after criminals allegedly hijacked a vehicle that was used to transport medical waste. The vehicle, an Averda truck, was reportedly...

Turning plastic waste into hydrogen gas & carbon nanotubes

by Bob Yirka , Phys.org  A team of researchers from the U.K., China, and Saudi Arabia has developed a process for converting plastic waste into hydrogen gas and carbon nanotubes. In their...


Banking giant opens Aladdin’s Cave for all

ADVANCES in AI, internet technology and the rise of the smartphone are having a fundamental effect on business and how we conduct and interact...


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