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Profit and the planet
Profit and the planet
With #ClimateStrike on September 20 stretching across the globe and thousands here in South Africa taking part, public opinion on the future of the...
Carrots work better than sticks
Carrots work better than sticks
"We need to promote simple actions on a large scale,” reads South Africa’s National Framework for Sustainable Development. Taking resource use...
Shanghai leads battle against China's rising mountain of trash
Shanghai leads battle against China's rising mountain of trash
Nie Feng used to toss his rubbish outside his Shanghai flat without a thought while rushing to work, but saving China from a garbage crisis now...
Malaysia to ship back hundreds of tonnes of plastic waste
Malaysia to ship back hundreds of tonnes of plastic waste
Hundreds of tonnes of imported plastic waste will be shipped back to where it came from, Malaysia said Tuesday, insisting the country did not want...
Letters to the editor: April 26 to May 2
Letters to the editor: April 26 to May 2
Some years ago we were told that the introduction of thicker plastic bags would help to solve the problem of plastic waste. Most people realised at...
China plastic waste ban throws global recycling into chaos
China plastic waste ban throws global recycling into chaos
From grubby packaging engulfing small Southeast Asian communities to waste piling up in plants from the US to Australia, China's ban on accepting...
Letters to the editor: April 18 to 25
Letters to the editor: April 18 to 25
Regarding the article “UCT culture leaves...
Death or taxes for polluting plastic
Death or taxes for polluting plastic
Pictures of decaying sea birds, their body cavities stuffed with plastic — from lighters to bottle tops — will be among the first...
Your recycling isn’t being recycled
Your recycling isn’t being recycled
Sunday mornings are frantic at Pikitup depots in Johannesburg. Filled by the previous day’s chopping, mowing and decluttering, queues of bakkies...
Kinshasa is drowning in waste
Kinshasa is drowning in waste
The area in front of Kinshasa's main station is bustling with activity. And everybody has to make their way through piles of garbage. Passing vehicles whirl up plastic and...
Water Efficiency and Management
Water Efficiency and Management
For big companies, helping to preserve the environment is not just something that looks and feels good, but is also something critical to the...
Waste and Chemical Management
Waste and Chemical Management
South Africa’s landfills are nearly at full capacity. They are also a colossal waste of resources, with everything from old eggs to broken prams...

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