Approximately 75% of ocean litter is derived from land based waste. Without effective waste collection, an avalanche of debris enters the ocean. Even a packet that is carelessly thrown out of a car window thousands of kilometres inland, could eventually find its way to the ocean. We need to address the importance of an effective [...]
The results of the latest Recycling Survey will be released at Plastics|SA's Annual General Meeting, taking place at our offices on 23 October. Let Karen.Wichman@plasticssa.co.za know if you would like to attend.
More than 200 volunteers are expected to gather in central Johannesburg on Sunday 17 September to take part in the Joburg City Clean-Up, an initiative focused on cleaning up the City whilst raising awareness around the volume and impact of litter in the City, and educating the public on the social, environmental and economic benefits [...]