Engineering News | Waste Management and Recycling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/waste-feature Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:09:48 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company champions enterprise development in fledgling waste industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-champions-enterprise-development-in-fledgling-waste-industry-2017-09-08 Nadine James Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462662 1504594094 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673710_resized_boschulwazidevelopsemergingenterprisesfortransnetpipelines07171022.jpg ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT The programme encompasses project and operations management, mentoring and skills development, as well as assistance with International Organisation of Standardisation accreditation 511 287 Organisation advocates a local recycling culture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisation-advocates-a-local-recycling-culture-2017-09-08 Nadine James Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462644 1504594094 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673700_resized_cansrecyclingmetpacsa08171022.jpg ONE MAN'S TRASH Aluminium and metal cans are regarded as high-value items by recyclers 511 287 Coastal Clean-Up assists in educating public on responsible plastic use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coastal-clean-up-assists-in-educating-public-on-responsible-plastic-use-2017-09-01 Nadine James Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462646 1504597455 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673703_resized_plasticssainternationalcoastalcleanup2017officialpic08171022.jpg SAVING THE ENVIRONMENT Saving the seas international Coastal Clean-up day on September 16 is the highlight of Clean-up and Recycle SA Week 511 287 Good-quality waste necessary for increased mechanical recycling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-quality-waste-necessary-for-increased-mechanical-recycling-2016-07-08 Simon Sonnekus Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 417755 1467702528 1467928800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000562024_resized_dsc90481022.jpg EXPORTS While exporting recyclable plastic material does bring in foreign exchange, the export of good-quality waste impacts South African recycling operations 511 287 Sustainable disposal methods to be investigated http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/time-to-investigate-sustainable-disposal-methods-2016-07-08 Simon Sonnekus Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 417806 1467702528 1467928800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000562205_resized_humansdorpeasterncapelandfillsitedumpwaste310221214duane.jpg Caption: WASTE DISPOSAL Companies are being driven to innovate by changing methods of disposal 511 287 WasteCon 2016 to highlight local waste legislation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wastecon-2016-to-highlight-local-waste-legislation-2016-07-08 Simon Sonnekus Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 417452 1467702528 1467928800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Separation at source to improve recycling standard http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/separation-at-source-to-improve-recycling-standard-2016-07-08 Simon Sonnekus Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 419462 1467958380 1467928800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000566870_resized_polyolefinplastics1022.jpg INVESTMENT An additional R150-million investment in project funding is needed over the next four years to enable Polyco to achieve the recycling target of 234 000 t, or 35%, recycled polyolefin by 2020 511 287 Sustainable roof tile set to revolutionise market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-roof-tile-set-to-revolutionise-market-2016-07-08 Simon Sonnekus Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 417434 1505117260 1467928800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000561072_resized_201605041259561022.jpg BILL BOWMAN Thevia can currently produce about 20 000 tiles a month on an experimental line at the pilot plant 511 287 Waste management pricing, incentives require debate, says law firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-management-pricing-incentives-require-debate-says-law-firm-2015-07-10 Mia Breytenbach Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375194 1436251879 1436479200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000439312_resized_faskenbloomberg1022.jpeg SPARKING CHANGE The proposed waste management amendments aim to bring about a change in the industry's behaviour to recycle, reuse or recover waste 511 287 Waste classification, management regulations slowly being implemented http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-classification-management-regulations-slowly-being-implemented-2015-07-10 Mia Breytenbach Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375456 1436251881 1436479200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000440117_resized_wastesortingbloomberg1022.jpeg REGULATORY SPECIFICATIONS The Waste Classification and Management Regulations stipulate management obligations for waste classification, storage, transportation and disposal 511 287 Waste management specialist commissions refuse-derived fuels facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-management-specialist-commissions-refuse-derived-fuels-facility-2015-07-10 Mia Breytenbach Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375027 1436251879 1436479200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000438885_resized_interwaste1022.jpeg VIABLE TECHNOLOGY The refuse-derived fuels facility shreds general industrial and municipal waste to particle sizes of less than 20 mm to be used as an alternative energy source 511 287 Waste management plan meets targets, focuses on secondary resources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-management-plan-meets-targets-focuses-on-secondary-resources-2015-07-10 Mia Breytenbach Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375466 1436251881 1436479200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000440130_resized_redisa1022.jpeg AIMING HIGH Redisa aims to exceed its target of creating 2 521 jobs this year, as 91% of that target was reached by the end of May 511 287 Polyolefin recycling goal aims to achieve industry waste management plan target http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polyolefin-recycling-goal-aims-to-achieve-industry-waste-management-plan-target-2015-07-10 Mia Breytenbach Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375740 1435912362 1436479200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441031_resized_hdpebaledmilkbottlesrecycling1022.jpeg SET TARGETS Since 2013 Polyco has funded projects worth R17-million in the recycling value chain, which will unlock new volumes of 48 000 t over the next three years 511 287 More than 65 waste sites set up nationally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-than-100-sites-could-use-waste-management-solution-by-year-end-2015-07-10 Mia Breytenbach Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375050 1436520084 1436479200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000438955_resized_pandaegreen1022.jpeg MANAGEMENT COMPLIANCE Pandae’s GreenSolution assists companies in complying with the new waste disposal laws and government regulations 511 287 Company-sponsored guide available http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-sponsored-guide-available-2014-07-11 Jonathan Rodin Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 +0200 335715 1404802671 1405029660 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000327899_resized_marcolobz1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/50263_2014-06-25_nedbank_-_hd_web.mp423142895Nedbank sustainability carbon specialist Marco Lotz discusses Carbon Footprinting Guide. Nedbank sustainability carbon specialist Marco Lotz discusses Carbon Footprinting Guide. Campaign aims to eliminate plastic waste through sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/campaign-aims-to-eliminate-plastic-waste-through-sustainability-2014-07-11 Jonathan Rodin Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 335726 1404802671 1405029600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000327336_resized_anton1022.jpg ANTON HANEKOM Organisations are working towards a vision of eliminating all plastic waste from the country’s landfill sites by 2030 511 287 Company installs granulators to assist in waste management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-installs-granulators-to-assist-in-waste-management-2014-06-11 Jonathan Rodin Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 335723 1404802671 1405029600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 R10m invested to tackle recycling industry challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r10m-invested-to-tackle-recycling-industry-challenges-2014-07-11 Jonathan Rodin Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 335738 1404802671 1405029600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Waste tyre project effective http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-tyre-project-effective-2014-07-11 Jonathan Rodin Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336213 1404802672 1405029600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Waste management facility wins award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-management-facility-wins-award-2014-07-11 Jonathan Rodin Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 335794 1405069593 1405029600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Industries await outcome of plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-and-packaging-industries-await-outcome-of-draft-waste-management-plan-2013-07-05 Chantelle Kotze Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0200 296962 1372747463 1372975200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Government and industry focus on better waste management and job creation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-and-industry-focus-on-better-waste-management-and-job-creation-2013-07-05 Chantelle Kotze Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0200 296816 1372757437 1372975200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000241136_resized_paperrecyclinglionelresized.jpg ECONOMIC GROWTH POTENTIALConsidering the country needs sustainable economic growth, job creation and social upliftment, growing South Africa’s green economy through waste management, makes sense 511 287 Environment-friendly brick-making plant commissioned http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environment-friendly-brick-making-plant-commissioned-2013-07-05 Chantelle Kotze Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0200 296914 1372759557 1372975200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Financial administration ensures improved landfill site operation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/financial-administration-services-ensure-more-efficient-landfill-site-operation-2013-07-05 Chantelle Kotze Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0200 296858 1392047426 1372975200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Institute president sees positive future for waste management in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-president-sees-positive-future-for-waste-management-in-sa-2012-08-24 Gia Costella Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 +0200 264710 1345534935 1345759200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA making waste management strides http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-making-strides-in-terms-of-waste-management-says-environmental-consultant-2012-08-24 Gia Costella Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 +0200 264832 1345534935 1345759200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Beverage giant focuses on waste management, recycling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-beverage-giant-focuses-on-waste-management-recycling-2012-08-24 Gia Costella Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 +0200 264755 1345534935 1345759200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tyre manufacturer succeeds in no waste to landfill goal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tyre-manufacturer-succeeds-in-no-waste-to-landfill-goal-2012-08-24 Gia Costella Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 +0200 264701 1345534935 1345759200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Polystyrene packaging council established in Zimbabwe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polystyrene-packaging-council-for-zimbabwe-2012-08-24 Gia Costella Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 +0200 264721 1344583183 1345759200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Construction on new Durban waste transfer system under way http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-on-new-durban-waste-transfer-system-under-way-2012-08-24 Gia Costella Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 +0200 264578 1344583236 1345759200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New waste management plan to deliver efficient recycling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-waste-management-plan-to-deliver-efficient-recycling-2011-08-19 Dimakatso Motau Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 +0200 232263 1313482677 1313704800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Informal waste pickers contribute to waste management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/informal-waste-pickers-contribute-to-waste-management-2011-08-19 Dimakatso Motau Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 +0200 231861 1313482679 1313704800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PET plastic recycling awareness projects under way http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pet-plastic-recycling-awareness-projects-under-way-2011-08-19 Dimakatso Motau Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 +0200 231854 1313482678 1313704800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Consultancy urges exploration of new waste treatment methods http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-methods-on-waste-treatment-explored-2011-08-19 Dimakatso Motau Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 +0200 231868 1313482680 1313704800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New system aimed at reducing waste destined for landfill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-introduces-new-recycling-system-2011-08-19 Dimakatso Motau Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 +0200 232278 1313482688 1313704800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Property company encourages waste management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-focuses-on-efficient-waste-management-2011-08-19 Dimakatso Motau Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 +0200 231873 1313743330 1313704800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/34520_2011-08-19_growth.mp46541109Growthpoint Properties head of corporate social responsibility Shawn Theunissen discusses the companys sustainability initiatives. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Darlene Creamer. Growthpoint Properties head of corporate social responsibility Shawn Theunissen discusses the companys sustainability initiatives. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Darlene Creamer. Company launches equipment to aid in tyre recycling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tyre-cutter-assists-in-managing-waste-2011-08-19 Dimakatso Motau Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:00:00 +0200 232296 1314974273 1313704800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Law could place strain on municipal waste-management services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-legislation-will-hamper-municipalities-waste-management-struggle-2010-08-20 Tracy Hancock Waste Management and Recycling Fri, 20 Aug 2010 00:00:00 +0200 201077 1282032669 1282255200 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0