Engineering News | Recycling & Waste Management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/waste-management Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:01:16 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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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 Voluntary PET recycling volumes to grow to 70% within four years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/voluntary-pet-recycling-volumes-to-grow-to-70-within-four-years-2018-07-10 Simone Liedtke RECYCLING & WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 10 Jul 2018 16:47:00 +0200 492274 1531234293 1531234020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739339_resized_petcoconference06181022dylan.jpg (Left to Right) Petco CEO Cheri Scholtz, CSIR principal researcher Dr Suzan Oelofse, Petco chairperson Dr Casper Durandt 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 Hope for Johannesburg waste pickers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hope-for-johannesburg-waste-pickers-2018-07-03 News24Wire WASTE MANAGEMENT & RECYCLING Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:25:00 +0200 491560 1530620833 1530620700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Local celebs pledge to give up plastic bags http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-celebs-pledge-to-give-up-plastic-bags-2018-06-28 News24Wire WASTE MANAGEMENT & RECYCLING Thu, 28 Jun 2018 08:28:00 +0200 491057 1530169547 1530167280 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736175_resized_plasticshoppingbagreuters1022.jpg 511 287 Pikitup to roll out mandatory separation-at-source programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pikitup-to-roll-out-mandatory-separation-at-source-programme-2018-06-27 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Wed, 27 Jun 2018 16:14:00 +0200 491042 1530535995 1530108840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736132_resized_mandatoryseperationatsourcebagspikitupcityofjoburg0620181022.jpg City of Joburg and Pikitup's mandatory seperation-at-source programme recyclables collection bags 511 287 Durban High Court lifts Shongweni landfill interdict http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-high-court-lifts-shongweni-landfill-interdict-2018-06-22 African News Agency WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:57:00 +0200 490555 1529650937 1529650620 99999999999 African News Agency 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 Emission abatement technology could drive industrialisation – EPCM Global http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emission-abatement-technology-could-drive-industrialisation-epcm-global-2018-06-20 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:36:00 +0200 490237 1529589286 1529480160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Technology at the fore http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-at-the-fore-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488462 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730355_resized_weldingplastitechhurner06181022.jpg PRODUCTS ON DISPLAY The new Hurner Smartline butt welding machine and clamp was on show 511 287 Carbon-content waste disposal rethought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-content-waste-disposal-rethought-2018-05-30 Paige Müller Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488187 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729781_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsinterwaste05181022.jpg WASTE-DERIVED FUEL Interwaste has invested a significantly in the development of alternative waste solutions aimed at turning harmful waste into waste-derived fuel 511 287 Averda launches hazardous waste management system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/averda-launches-hazardous-waste-management-system-2018-06-15 Nadine James Waste Management Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488780 1528711299 1529013600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731120_resized_eugenebarnardaverdasouthafricajune20181022.jpg EUGENE BARNARD The Averda TruTrak system enables clients to access automated waste-tracking and record-keeping capabilities through an online client portal 511 287 Petco confident in South Africa’s PET recycling resilience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petco-confident-in-south-africas-pet-recycling-resilience-2018-06-07 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT & RECYCLING Thu, 07 Jun 2018 17:01:00 +0200 489140 1528440721 1528383660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731832_resized_petcoagmpetcochairpersondrcasperdurandt062018marleny1022.jpg Petco chairperson Dr Casper Durandt speaks at the Petco AGM 511 287 UN, CSIR Africa Waste Management Outlook considers African context http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/un-csir-africa-waste-management-outlook-considers-african-context-2018-06-05 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:50:00 +0200 488785 1528210769 1528210200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731126_resized_csirprofessorlindagodfreyafricawastemanagementoutlook062018marleny1022.jpg CSIR principal scientist Professor Linda Godfrey speaking at the launch of the Africa Waste Management Outlook 511 287 UN, CSIR launch Africa waste management outlook http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/un-csir-launch-africa-waste-management-outlook-2018-06-05 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:33:00 +0200 488781 1528209778 1528209180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731106_resized_ewastejpg1022.jpg Electronic waste dumped in Africa by developed countries to supposedly be reused, can end up in landfills 511 287 By 2050 there may be more plastic in oceans than fish – UN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/by-2050-there-may-be-more-plastic-in-oceans-than-fish-un-2018-06-05 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:50:00 +0200 488742 1528200639 1528195800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Hilton hotels to cut down on plastic waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hilton-hotels-to-cut-down-on-plastic-waste-2018-05-23 Anine Kilian ENVIRONMENT Wed, 23 May 2018 12:32:00 +0200 487478 1527072093 1527071520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Western Cape's mounting rubbish problem http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-capes-mounting-rubbish-problem-2018-05-21 News24Wire WASTE MANAGEMENT Mon, 21 May 2018 10:46:00 +0200 487152 1526892899 1526892360 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Plastic bottle recycling hits record http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastic-bottle-recycling-hits-record-2018-05-16 Simone Liedtke RECYCLING Wed, 16 May 2018 16:08:00 +0200 486798 1526479784 1526479680 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 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 Hillbrow protesters vow to continue waste collection protests http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hillbrow-protesters-vow-to-continue-waste-collection-protests-2018-05-10 News24Wire WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 10 May 2018 14:10:00 +0200 486200 1525954315 1525954200 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Reclaimers ‘dispossessed’ in Joburg’s waste-based commodity frontier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reclaimers-dispossessed-in-joburgs-waste-based-commodity-frontier-2018-04-26 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:09:00 +0200 485091 1524744714 1524744540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 M&R Water, partner launch innovative wastewater treatment demo plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-water-partner-launch-innovative-wastewater-treatment-demo-plant-2018-04-25 Shirley le Guern WATER TREATMENT Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:31:00 +0200 484988 1524668746 1524666660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722371_resized_mrorganicawatertreatmentplant0420181022.jpg 511 287