Engineering News | Recycling & Waste Management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/waste-management Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:18:23 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Small thermal plants hold promise for regions without grid electricity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-thermal-plants-hold-promise-for-african-economies-srk-2018-11-02 Nadine James ELECTRICITY Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502579 1541067520 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Danone Southern Africa joins Polystyrene Association of South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/danone-southern-africa-joins-polystyrene-association-of-south-africa-2018-10-25 Simone Liedtke PACKAGING / WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 25 Oct 2018 09:17:00 +0200 502751 1540451995 1540451820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762285_resized_hendrikborndanone1022.jpg Danone SA MD Hendrik Born 511 287 Shoprite to pay South African customers for reusing plastic bags http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shoprite-to-pay-south-african-customers-for-reusing-plastic-bags-2018-10-23 Reuters WASTE MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:32:00 +0200 502587 1540301687 1540301520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Coca-Cola says all containers to be made from recyclable materials by 2025 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-aims-to-recover-amount-of-packaging-used-increase-recycled-content-2018-10-19 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501341 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Better recycling requires pact with consumers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-recycling-requires-consumer-pact-2018-10-19 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501334 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Improved, integrated healthcare waste management policy needed – health dept http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-integrated-healthcare-waste-management-policy-needed-health-dept-2018-10-17 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:55:00 +0200 502076 1539786565 1539784500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 E-waste recycling sector still underdeveloped in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-waste-recycling-sector-still-underdeveloped-in-south-africa-2018-10-17 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:57:00 +0200 502043 1539778536 1539773820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Informal waste pickers should be integrated into formal waste management sector, suggests analyst http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/informal-waste-pickers-should-be-integrated-into-formal-waste-management-sector-suggests-analyst-2018-10-17 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:17:00 +0200 502039 1539773849 1539771420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Used oil industry offering significant job creation potential, says foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/used-oil-industry-offering-significant-job-creation-potential-says-foundation-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke OIL / JOB CREATION Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:08:00 +0200 501937 1539691786 1539691680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vinci lays first kilometre of fully-recycled motorway http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vinci-lays-first-kilometre-of-fully-recycled-motorway-2018-10-10 Reuters ROADS Wed, 10 Oct 2018 12:13:00 +0200 501388 1539166509 1539166380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Woolworths to trial plastic bag free store http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/woolworths-to-trial-plastic-bag-free-store-2018-10-09 Reuters WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:49:00 +0200 501242 1539075279 1539074940 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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 Vinyl association appoints Spangenberg as new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vinyl-association-appoints-spangenberg-ceo-2018-09-28 Schalk Burger PEOPLE Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499007 1537859693 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754812_resized_savaceoadrispangenberg9181022.jpg ADRI SPANGENBERG The input of current and new members is welcomed to support work on Extended Producer Responsibility 511 287 Behavioural change a hurdle across industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/behavioural-change-a-hurdle-waste-management-company-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Recycling & Waste Management 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 Closure, rehabilitation of landfills a major issue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/closure-rehabilitation-of-landfills-a-major-issue-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498734 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754371_resized_landfilladobestock09181022.jpg JAM-PACKED JUNK Once filled to capacity, landfills must be closed and decommissioned 511 287 Managing waste generation crucial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/managing-waste-generation-crucial-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498700 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754280_resized_demolitionwasteadobestock09181022.jpg EXPLOSIVE OPPORTUNITIES There are many waste streams where significant opportunities exist for diversion such as organic waste or construction and demolition waste 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 Recycling & Waste Management 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 Plastics industry should strive for zero pellet loss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-industry-should-strive-for-zero-pellet-loss-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498730 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754288_resized_amixtureofrawandrecycledplasticresinorplasticpelletsarehandledforaphotographathilexpolycosmanufacturingplantinmilesburg.jpg PROBLEMATIC PELLETS Pellet, flake and powder loss has several negative impacts on individual companies, the plastics industry as a whole and the environment 511 287 Enviroserv fined R10m for collusion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enviroserv-fined-r10m-for-collusion-2018-09-27 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 27 Sep 2018 12:37:00 +0200 499888 1538044784 1538044620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 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 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 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 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 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 Recycling & Waste Management 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 Recycling & Waste Management 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 Recycling & Waste Management 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 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 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 Mathe Group ups tyre processing by 35%, grows steel exports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mathe-group-ups-tyre-processing-by-35-grows-steel-exports-2018-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY & RECYCLING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:31:00 +0200 495064 1533645465 1533645060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745787_resized_mathegroupsteelforexport20181022.jpg 511 287 Impact of microplastics in Gauteng, North West water unknown – Rand Water http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/impact-of-microplastics-in-gauteng-north-west-water-unknown-rand-water-2018-07-27 News24Wire WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:42:00 +0200 493988 1532673835 1532673720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Drinking water contaminated with micro plastic pollution in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drinking-water-contaminated-with-micro-plastic-pollution-in-gauteng-2018-07-25 News24Wire WATER Wed, 25 Jul 2018 12:03:00 +0200 493640 1532513540 1532512980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 PET industry supports local waste recycling entrepreneurs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pet-industry-supports-local-waste-recycling-entrepreneurs-2018-07-13 Jessica Oosthuizen WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:25:00 +0200 492651 1531721532 1531491900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740208_resized_petcolaunch030718jessica1022.jpg 511 287