Plastics|SA raises awareness about keeping plastics pollution out of the environment

Plastics|SA used its participation in Sustainability Week (5-7 June 2018), World Environment Day (5 June 2018) and World Oceans Day (9 June) to raise awareness about the importance of keeping plastics pollution out of the environment. SUSTAINABILITY WEEK (CSIR) Africa’s premier green economy forum, Sustainability Week, took place last week (5-7 June 2018) at the [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:01:09+02:00 Jun 25th, 2018|Cleanups|0 Comments

New Litter Boom for Umhlanga River

  Plastics|SA recently joined forces with environmentalists north of Durban, to fight ocean pollution by installing a litter boom at the Umhlanga lagoon. The boom was designed to trap litter and prevent it from entering the ocean and was launched in celebration of World Oceans Day on Friday. This initiative was driven by the Umhlanga [...]

By | 2018-06-25T10:11:41+02:00 Jun 25th, 2018|Cleanups|0 Comments

Project Butterfly launches in Tembisa

            Project Butterfly was developed to address one of South Africa’s most pressing and visible environmental issues which is litter. Our business recognizes its role in ensuring that the end use of the packaging product, is disposed of in a responsible and sustainable way. This project aims to inspire better waste management [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:29:38+02:00 Feb 1st, 2018|Cleanups|0 Comments

International Coastal Cleanup 2017

This year was the 21st year in which South Africa participated in the International Coastal Clean-Up (ICC) – an annual event that has become the biggest, global volunteer effort for ocean health. “We coordinated more than 400 beach clean-up points around the Cape and 40 in KZN in partnership with the KZN Marine Waste [...]

By | 2017-09-28T11:28:50+02:00 Sep 20th, 2017|Cleanups|0 Comments