Recycling Day SA
15th September 2017
In order to encourage South Africans to recycle and buy products made with recycled materials, the packaging industry initiated an annual Recycling Day.
- Less energy is used when recycled materials are included in the manufacturing process
- Benefits the South African economy as it decreases the necessity to import raw materials
- Opportunities for income generation and alleviation of poverty through job creation
- Prevents litter
- Contributes to a cleaner, greener and healthier South Africa
- Less waste, creates more landfill space
- Pride in our environment
- It’s your responsibility and mine.