Engineering News | Environmental Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/environmental Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:40:28 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Parliament's Environmental Affairs committee pays tribute to late Minister Edna Molewa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parliaments-environmental-affairs-committee-pays-tribute-to-late-minister-edna-molewa-2018-09-24 African News Agency PARLIAMENT Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:58:00 +0200 499521 1537743654 1537743480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Recycled PET use held back by collection rates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/significant-pet-engineering-recycling-held-back-by-collection-rates-2018-09-21 Schalk Burger WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:33:00 +0200 499512 1537541484 1537540380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755896_resized_ccbsa10918dylan1022.jpg 511 287 100 Resilient Cities 'game-changer' launched in Cape Town to tackle urban problems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-resilient-cities-game-changer-launched-in-cape-town-to-tackle-urban-problems-2018-09-21 News24Wire CITY PLANNING Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:53:00 +0200 499482 1537535139 1537534380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 African enviro Ministers commit to increasing conservation efforts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-enviro-ministers-commit-to-increasing-conservation-efforts-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:21:00 +0200 499297 1537439837 1537438860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vinyl association appoints Spangenberg CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vinyl-association-appoints-spangenberg-ceo-2018-09-14 Schalk Burger APPOINTMENTS Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:52:00 +0200 498832 1536933562 1536933120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Alternative solution for wooden pallets and packaging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternative-solution-to-use-of-wooden-pallets-and-packaging-2018-09-14 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497589 1536650747 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751618_resized_janvreken07181022jpg.jpeg JAN VREKEN Making wooden crates and pallets compliant can be costly in the long run 511 287 Laser leaving mark on product identification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-leaving-mark-on-product-identification-2018-09-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Environmental Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496866 1536650742 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749872_resized_kelbyparker09181022.jpg KELBY PARKER Traceability Solutions provides custom and standard solutions for all industries 511 287 Investment affected by environmental impact compliance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investment-affected-by-environmental-impact-compliance-2018-09-07 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496426 1536152410 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748839_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg10222jpg.jpeg ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT Oil refineries need to take steps to reduce their environmental impact to pacify investors 511 287 Philip Lloyd – a passionate educator and energy thought leader http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-expert-passionate-educator-philip-lloyd-passes-2018-09-07 Schalk Burger Obituary Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497033 1535985415 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750269_resized_philiplloyd8181022.jpg PHILIP LLOYD Philip Lloyd contributed to the nation as an eminent engineer, as well as through mathematics and science education programmes for underprivileged children 511 287 Plastics SA launches clean-up day, drive to reduce ocean waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-sa-launches-clean-up-day-drive-to-reduce-waste-to-ocean-2018-09-07 Schalk Burger Plastics recycling Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497000 1535985415 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Coal-transition support should aid workers and communities, not Eskom – report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coal-transition-support-should-aid-workers-and-communities-not-eskom-report-2018-09-06 Terence Creamer COAL & ENERGY Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0200 498006 1536302436 1536242400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752643_resized_kendalpowerstationcoal510220717duane.jpeg 511 287 Tiny beetle is killing SA's trees – and nothing can stop it http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tiny-beetle-is-killing-sas-trees-and-nothing-can-stop-it-2018-09-05 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Wed, 05 Sep 2018 08:37:00 +0200 497734 1536129619 1536129420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Mpact trials aluminium, plastic recyclate construction board manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-trials-aluminium-plastic-recyclate-construction-board-manufacturing-2018-09-04 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 04 Sep 2018 16:06:00 +0200 497697 1536072011 1536069960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751896_resized_mpactrecyclingspringsmill10918dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Technical analytical firm offers sector-focused laboratory services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technical-lab-company-repositions-for-growth-2018-08-31 Schalk Burger Laboratory Services Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496361 1535439110 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748681_resized_scibalaboratoriestest08171022.jpg INDUSTRIAL TESTING Sci-Ba’s scientists are specialised in chemistry, environmental science, hydrology, geology and mineralogy serving Africa, Europe and the Middle East clients 511 287 Carbon emissions reduced at hospitals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-emissions-reduced-at-hospitals-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Environmental Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495689 1535694831 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747119_resized_gascgn08181022.jpg UP IN THE AIR An aerial view of the revolutionary Langlaagte CNG filling station 511 287 Pikitup suspends waste collection in more areas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pikitup-suspends-waste-collection-in-more-areas-2018-08-29 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Wed, 29 Aug 2018 08:45:00 +0200 497064 1535525737 1535525100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pikitup suspends waste collection in areas around Soweto amid protests http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pikitup-suspends-waste-collection-in-areas-around-soweto-amid-protests-2018-08-27 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Mon, 27 Aug 2018 16:20:00 +0200 496903 1535379741 1535379600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Govt to invest R1.7bn to drive biodiversity economy, environmental protection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-to-invest-r17bn-to-drive-biodiversity-economy-environmental-protection-2018-08-27 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Mon, 27 Aug 2018 12:33:00 +0200 496858 1535441599 1535365980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749830_resized_ednamolewaduane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Dr Edna Molewa 511 287 Trawling for a cleaner environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trawling-for-a-cleaner-environment-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Environmental Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495048 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745759_resized_foodbevhake0818bloomberg1022.jpg HAKING ITS TOLL Hake takes less toll on the environment than most other farmed proteins 511 287 Organiser extends show to cater to demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organiser-extends-show-to-cater-to-demand-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Environmental Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495151 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 African cacao-producing country starts making top-quality chocolate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-cacao-producing-country-starts-making-top-quality-chocolate-2018-08-24 Rebecca Campbell Agribusiness Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495568 1534831365 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa hosts first National Talanoa Dialogue to discuss climate change mitigation measures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-hosts-first-national-talanoa-dialogue-to-discuss-climate-change-mitigation-measures-2018-08-23 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Thu, 23 Aug 2018 16:02:00 +0200 496648 1535033033 1535032920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749334_resized_ednamolewaduane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa 511 287 Veolia opens export-competitive factory in Ekurhuleni http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/veolia-opens-export-competitive-factory-in-ekurhuleni-2018-08-23 Creamer Media Reporter Environmental Thu, 23 Aug 2018 12:29:00 +0200 492996 1535021822 1535020140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749104_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75730_2018-08-24_rer502-veoliahdweb-cg.mp455942808Veolia opens export-competitive factory in Ekurhuleni Veolia opens export-competitive factory in Ekurhuleni Biogas plant demonstrates potential using new tech http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biogas-plant-demonstrates-potential-using-new-tech-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Environmental Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494465 1534227763 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744396_resized_biofuelsglobalenergydemoplant2071810222.jpg BIOGAS DEMO PLANT Global Energy expects its biogas demonstration plant to be open for viewing by prospective clients by the end of this month. 511 287 Biojet feasibility project under way http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biojet-feasibility-project-under-way-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Environmental Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494493 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744444_resized_boeing737800southafricanairwayssaaaviationbiofuel60716duane1022.jpg PROOF OF CONCEPT Waste to Wing aims to prove that biojet fuel can be used economically in South Africa and that it can offer an inclusive value chain 511 287 Iceberg water could be cheaper than desalination http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iceberg-water-could-be-cheaper-than-desalination-2018-08-16 News24Wire WATER Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:11:00 +0200 495833 1534403580 1534403460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 What is driving a rally in EU carbon permit prices? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-is-driving-a-rally-in-eu-carbon-permit-prices-2018-08-15 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:07:00 +0200 495778 1534338926 1534338420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Research chairs established to assist South African waste sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/research-chairs-established-to-assist-south-african-waste-sector-2018-08-14 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENT / WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:54:00 +0200 495674 1534258628 1534258440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747080_resized_catherinaschenkuniversityofwesterncape08181022dylan.jpg University of the Western Cape professor Catherina Schenk 511 287 Water dept to prioritise SRSS as part of improving state of Vaal river http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dws-to-prioritise-srss-as-part-of-improving-state-of-vaal-river-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi WATER & SANITATION Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:01:00 +0200 495445 1534171961 1534154460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746497_resized_waterandsanitationministergugilenkwinti0518dylan1022.jpg Water and Sanitation Minister Gugile Nkwinti 511 287 Northern Cape wind farm funds FitzPatrick Institute bird study http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/northern-cape-wind-farm-funds-fitzpatrick-institute-bird-study-2018-08-10 Anine Kilian WIND Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:28:00 +0200 495357 1533909133 1533907680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Retailer pilots South Africa’s first in-store recycling vending machine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/retailer-pilots-south-africas-first-in-store-recycling-vending-machine-2018-08-10 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:41:00 +0200 495342 1534141785 1533897660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746327_resized_environmentalferozinterestedcustomerwoolworths0820181022.jpg 511 287 Government considering ban on microbeads after Gauteng drinking water is found to be contaminated http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-considering-ban-on-microbeads-after-gauteng-drinking-water-is-found-to-be-contaminated-2018-08-10 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:38:00 +0200 495265 1533883188 1533883080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 App monitors spread of FAW in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/app-monitors-spread-of-faw-in-africa-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493448 1533535817 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742205_resized_cropfailurebloomberg20171022jpg.jpeg PEST ARMY The invasion of the fall armyworm is threatening the food security of 300-million people in Africa 511 287 Irrigation system reduces water use in orchards by 70% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irrigation-system-reduces-water-use-in-orchards-by-70-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493298 1534156659 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743078_resized_treehog07181022jpg.jpeg WATER CONSERVATION The Tree Hog can reduce water consumption by up to 70% 511 287 W Cape focusing on creating certainty in agriculture sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/w-cape-focusing-on-creating-certainty-in-agriculture-sector-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493164 1534156670 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741416_resized_agriculture20115duane1022jpg.jpeg CERTAINTY NEEDED Farmers are positive about recent rains in the Western Cape, but more rain is needed to sustain recovery efforts 511 287 South African farmers face tough road to recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-farmers-face-tough-road-to-recovery-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493078 1537530917 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741209_resized_theewaterskloofdamdroughtlandclimatechangereuters1022jpg.jpeg ROAD TO RECOVERY Drought stricken regions in South Africa need three years of significant rainfall to recover 511 287 JRA reopens expanded asphalt plant to better meet city’s infrastructure needs 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