Engineering News | Policy & Enforcement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/policy Sun, 21 Oct 2018 04:02:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 EnviroServ returning to its roots following Shongweni malodour issue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enviroserv-returning-to-its-roots-following-shongweni-malodour-issue-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke WASTE MANAGEMENT / ENVIRONMENT Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:51:00 +0200 501952 1539694633 1539694260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760658_resized_wastemanagementshongwenilandfillaerialviewin2018102018enviroserv1022.jpg Shongweni landfill, in KwaZulu-Natal. 511 287 Marine waste a pressing issue, but few solutions in sight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marine-waste-a-pressing-issue-few-resolutions-in-sight-2018-10-05 Dylan Slater Environment Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499546 1538467579 1538690400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757647_resized_wave.jpg 511 287 Mars’ sustainable generation plan achieves key milestones globally, locally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mars-sustainable-generation-plan-achieves-key-milestones-globally-locally-2018-10-01 Tasneem Bulbulia SUSTAINABILITY Mon, 01 Oct 2018 15:50:00 +0200 500239 1538401959 1538401800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IPCC opens meeting to consider 1.5 °C report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ipcc-opens-meeting-to-consider-15-c-report-2018-10-01 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 01 Oct 2018 11:57:00 +0200 500180 1538387922 1538387820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Behavioural change a hurdle across industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/behavioural-change-a-hurdle-waste-management-company-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Policy & Enforcement Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498521 1537859686 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753673_resized_interwastewastemanagementrecycling09181022.jpg RECYCLE, REUSE, REPURPOSE Waste management companies play an important role in providing alternative channels of waste disposal to assist in encouraging citizens to adopt a recycling culture 511 287 Petco submits industry waste management plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petco-submits-industry-waste-management-plan-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Policy & Enforcement Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498675 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754150_resized_janinebasson09181022.jpg JANINE BASSON Petco is well placed to continue delivering results in this next stage of South Africa’s environmental legislation 511 287 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 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 Policy & Enforcement 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 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 Carbon emissions reduced at hospitals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-emissions-reduced-at-hospitals-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Policy & Enforcement 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 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 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 Policy & Enforcement Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495151 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 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 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 JRA reopens expanded asphalt plant to better meet city’s infrastructure needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-reopens-expanded-asphalt-plant-to-better-meet-citys-infrastructure-needs-2018-08-08 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0200 495212 1533758749 1533736800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746078_resized_jraasphaltplant0818dylan1022.jpg 511 287 S African company supplies four hoppers to Kenyan port http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-company-supplies-four-hoppers-to-kenyan-port-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Policy & Enforcement Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492834 1533019888 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740984_resized_harboursbltworld08181022.jpg OUT OF THE QUAY The SAMSON hoppers can be moved to free up space where needed 511 287 Sanedi calls on industry to move back Earth Overshoot Day http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanedi-calls-on-industry-to-move-back-earth-overshoot-day-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / ENVIRONMENTAL Wed, 01 Aug 2018 13:05:00 +0200 494477 1533121617 1533121500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744412_resized_environmentalsanedicarbonimageforearthovershootday0820181022.jpg 511 287 Business leaders visit Kruger Park to learn about anti-poaching measures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-leaders-visit-kruger-park-to-learn-about-anti-poaching-measures-2018-07-06 African News Agency Policy & Enforcement Fri, 06 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +0200 491970 1530879013 1530878400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738744_resized_rhinoanimalsgamereserve1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Dust suppression systems essential for community safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dust-suppression-systems-essential-for-community-safety-2018-06-21 Paige Müller Policy & Enforcement Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490447 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734889_resized_airgasfumeanddustcontrolicatdustcontrol06181022.jpg REDUCE YOUR USE Dust-suppression systems aid in the reduction of costly water use for mining operations 511 287 Energy efficiency a priority in air conditioning http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficiency-a-priority-in-air-conditioning-2018-06-21 Paige Müller Policy & Enforcement Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490403 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734771_resized_airgasfumeanddustcontrolsamsunenergyaircon06181022.jpg GLOBAL TEMPERATURES INCREASE Samsung reports that the 17 warmest years in recorded history were within the past 18 years 511 287 Environment-friendly design for art gallery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environment-friendly-design-for-art-gallery-2018-07-06 Schalk Burger Sustainable Construction Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489548 1530541319 1530828000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732782_resized_norvalfoundationdhkdavesouthwood0106181022.jpg NORVAL FOUNDATION ART GALLERY The gallery has rooftop solar photovoltaic panels, a building management system, water-saving measures, a grey-water purification system and stormwater return to the wetland 511 287 Pick n Pay trials compostable carrier bags in Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pick-n-pay-trials-compostable-carrier-bags-in-cape-town-2018-07-03 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Tue, 03 Jul 2018 16:09:00 +0200 491583 1530627074 1530626940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 NGOs rate South Africa’s transition to a green economy at five out of ten http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngos-rate-south-africas-transition-to-a-green-economy-at-five-out-of-ten-2018-06-21 Nadine James ECONOMY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:20:00 +0200 490427 1529574435 1529572800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Consciousness needed for chemical use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmentally-conscious-chemical-usage-in-refrigeration-2018-05-31 Paige Müller Policy & Enforcement Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488250 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729946_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsagasr3205181022.jpg ENVIROMENTALLY INNOVATIVE COMPOUND R32 has higher pressures than many mainstream refrigerants, in addition to mild flammability 511 287 Entrenched player furthers green building http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entrenched-player-furthers-green-building-2018-06-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Policy & Enforcement Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488107 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729656_resized_afrisam201516afrisamsaiaawards0520181022.jpg EVERGREEN AfriSam has sponsored a number of awards to recognise notable achievements and work in sustainable building 511 287 WWF calls on airline industry to help stop the trafficking of wildlife http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wwf-calls-on-airline-industry-to-help-stop-the-trafficking-of-wildlife-2018-06-14 Kim Cloete AVIATION Thu, 14 Jun 2018 11:47:00 +0200 489701 1528970446 1528969620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Draft National Climate Change Bill published for comment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/draft-national-climate-change-bill-published-for-comment-2018-06-11 African News Agency CLIMATE CHANGE Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:13:00 +0200 489303 1528719019 1528704780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732357_resized_ednamolewa210220515duane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa 511 287 DEA, Unido to host roadshow on HFC phase-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dea-unido-to-host-roadshow-on-hfc-phase-out-2018-06-08 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:16:00 +0200 489240 1528460233 1528460160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Good corporate citizenship in a post-State-capture South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-corporate-citizenship-in-a-post-state-capture-sa-2018-06-08 Kim Cloete ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL & GOVERNANCE – 1 Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487877 1528189643 1528408800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730889_resized_clearing.jpg 511 287 Environmental activists challenge Radebe’s intention to build new coal-fired plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmental-activists-challenge-radebes-intention-to-build-new-coal-fired-plants-2018-06-04 Anine Kilian ENVIRONMENT Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:37:00 +0200 488589 1528106130 1528105020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Analytical tools seen as increasingly essential to water management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-essential-for-water-management-2018-06-01 Schalk Burger Water Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486639 1527518416 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726270_resized_accentureresourcessouthafricaseniormanagermaandaramutumbu1022.jpg MAANDA RAMUTUMBU Analytical tools can empower utilities to manage their water resources more efficiently and enable them to take proactive steps 511 287 Brics’ New Development Bank approves six project loans totalling $1.6bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brics-new-development-bank-approves-six-project-loans-totalling-16bn-2018-05-29 Marleny Arnoldi INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT Tue, 29 May 2018 10:54:00 +0200 487991 1527590343 1527584040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729288_resized_ndbgroupphoto0520181022.jpg New Development Bank Yearly Meeting 511 287 Nigeria's Bodo community claims win over Shell after latest UK court ruling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-bodo-community-claims-win-over-shell-after-latest-uk-court-ruling-2018-05-24 Reuters OIL & GAS Thu, 24 May 2018 16:47:00 +0200 487705 1527173342 1527173220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Molewa invites public comment on waste tyre management plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/molewa-invites-public-comment-on-waste-tyre-management-plans-2018-05-11 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Fri, 11 May 2018 15:47:00 +0200 486350 1526046737 1526046420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725570_resized_ednamolewaduane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Dr Edna Molewa 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74283_nemwa59of2008__industrywastetyremanagementplans_gn41612.pdf322793To download a copy of the government gazette in which the tyre industry waste management plans' comment requirements are set out, click here To download a copy of the government gazette in which the tyre industry waste management plans' comment requirements are set out, click here Gas conditioning systems remain in high demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-conditioning-systems-remain-in-high-demand-2018-04-25 Jessica Oosthuizen Policy & Enforcement Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484927 1525759057 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722116_resized_stevesmith05181022.jpg STEVE SMITH Industrial Nozzles and Systems’ scope of supply to the cement industry has more than tripled in the last four to five years 511 287 Govt committed to accelerating land redistribution - Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-committed-to-accelerating-land-redistribution---ramaphosa-2018-04-27 African News Agency LAND REDISTRISBUTION Fri, 27 Apr 2018 17:58:00 +0200 485162 1524844871 1524844680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722839_resized_cyrilramaphosa140420181022.jpg South African President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Molewa gazettes financial provisioning regulation amendments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/molewa-gazettes-financial-provisioning-regulation-amendments-2018-04-20 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:32:00 +0200 484602 1524234996 1524234720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721460_resized_ednamolewaduane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Dr Edna Molewa 511 287