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Gupta mine tests farmers’ resilience
Gupta mine tests farmers’ resilience
"We are told that we should live next to mines and be good neighbours. But they don’t return the favour.”
State to foot environmental bill for abandoned mines
State to foot environmental bill for abandoned mines
Six thousand of the more than 7 500 mines in South Africa are abandoned and the government must spend R30-billion to fix the environmental...
Climate’s villain makes you dof
Climate’s villain makes you dof
Failing to concentrate at work? Turning to your cellphone to add up a simple sum? Unable to think beyond the next cup of stimulant-laden coffee? If...
EIA: Marine waste has killed more than a million animals
EIA: Marine waste has killed more than a million animals
An investigation by the London-based Environmental Investigation Agency has linked marine waste to the deaths of a...
Global fossil fuel subsidies cost the planet R63-trillion a year
Global fossil fuel subsidies cost the planet R63-trillion a year
People across the world are subsidising the fossil fuel industry to the tune of R63-trillion a year, according to 
Companies guilty of air pollution get a five-year reprieve
Companies guilty of air pollution get a five-year reprieve
The environmental department has given most of South Africa’s polluters a reprieve of up to five years to comply with air quality legislation....
Get out of dirty fossil fuel
Get out of dirty fossil fuel
The fossil fuel industry, including the world's producers of oil, gas and coal, must be put out of business by 2050 to avoid dangerous climate change...
One man's home is another man's uranium dump
One man's home is another man's uranium dump
The broken glass from a window pane cracks underfoot, a jarring noise amid the drone of mining equipment in the distance. It is one of the few...
Robot to test health of ocean 'lungs'
Robot to test health of ocean 'lungs'
Table Mountain is wreathed in cloud, with a skirt of fog, and in the distance rolling clouds are moving in from the south. A team of scientists from...
SA environment campaigner wins global prize
SA environment campaigner wins global prize
Desmond D'Sa, an environmental and community rights campaigner from Durban South, won the Africa category of the Goldman Environment prize on Monday....
Bosveld Phosphates pollutes Kruger rivers, again
Bosveld Phosphates pollutes Kruger rivers, again
A leak at the Bosveld Phosphates's plant in Phalaborwa, adjacent to the Kruger National Park in Limpopo, has spilled polluted water into rivers...
Mining boss found liable for company's environment damage
Mining boss found liable for company's environment damage
Matome Maponya, the managing director of clay-mining company Blue Platinum Ventures, has become the first director in South Africa to be held...

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