Engineering News | Recycling & Waste Management https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/waste-management Mon, 17 Jun 2019 04:45:19 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Health club receives net zero waste rating https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/health-club-receives-net-zero-waste-rating-2019-05-31 Mc'Kyla Nortje Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521471 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802458_resized_ecolutionsgreenbuilding0520191022.jpg NOTHING GOES TO WASTE Currently 93% of the gym’s waste is being diverted – an amount that was possible through an initial waste audit calculation 511 287 Green light for ‘net zero’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-light-for-net-zero-2019-05-31 Mc'Kyla Nortje Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521462 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802439_resized_gbcsarosebankoffices0520191022.jpg RATINGS The GBCSA Rosebank office received a 4-Star Interiors Rating based on the assessment of the environmental attributes of the building’s interior fit-outs 511 287 Producer achieves 35% emission reduction, supports carbon tax https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cement-producer-achieves-35-carbon-emission-reduction-supports-carbon-tax-2019-05-23 Cameron Mackay Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520728 1559824965 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801105_resized_afrisam1022.jpg CARBON TAX COMPLICATIONS AfriSam has significantly reduced its carbon emissions 511 287 Oil giants' chemical lifeline threatened by plastic-trash crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oil-giants-chemical-lifeline-threatened-by-plastic-trash-crisis-2019-06-06 Bloomberg PETROCHEMICALS Thu, 06 Jun 2019 12:16:00 +0200 522024 1559816816 1559816160 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Reclaimers progress towards formal inclusion in waste collection system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reclaimers-progress-towards-formal-inclusion-in-waste-collection-system-2019-06-05 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Wed, 05 Jun 2019 16:31:00 +0200 521945 1559814819 1559745060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803425_resized_unileverarowitswiegoreclaimerpilotprojectpartners0620191022.jpg ARO committee member Luyanda Hlatshwayo, Wits lecturer Dr Melanie Samson, Wiego organiser Eli Kodisang, Unilever homecare VP Lethepu Mashaba and Unilever South Africa VP Luc-Oliver Marquet 511 287 Waste is the new gold, says Gauteng MEC Ramokgopa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-is-the-new-gold-says-gauteng-mec-ramokgopa-2019-06-05 African News Agency Recycling & Waste Management Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:27:00 +0200 521922 1559741819 1559741220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803356_resized_kgosientsoramokgopamlabsouthernafricaflickr1022.jpg Gauteng MEC for Economic Development, Agriculture and Environment Dr. Kgosientso Ramokgopa 511 287 Environmental affairs department welcomes SCA ruling in Interwaste and FG landfill site https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmental-affairs-department-welcomes-sca-ruling-in-interwaste-and-fg-landfill-site-2019-06-03 African News Agency ENVIRONMENT Mon, 03 Jun 2019 09:51:00 +0200 521573 1559549439 1559548260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Exxaro hands over Ga-Nala landfill site to community, local municipality https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exxaro-hands-over-ga-nala-landfill-site-to-community-local-municipality-2019-05-30 Simone Liedtke WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 30 May 2019 16:55:00 +0200 521393 1559228244 1559228100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 As resistance to plastic bottles mounts, Nampak offers cans and cartons as alternatives https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/as-resistance-to-plastic-bottles-mounts-nampak-offers-cans-and-cartons-as-alternatives-2019-05-30 Terence Creamer PACKAGING Thu, 30 May 2019 16:25:00 +0200 521378 1559284363 1559226300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802209_resized_nampakwaterbox1022.jpeg 511 287 Step inside Joburg's first plastic-free packaging store https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/step-inside-joburgs-first-plastic-free-packaging-store-2019-05-21 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Tue, 21 May 2019 10:55:00 +0200 520406 1558430786 1558428900 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Release of updated IRP imminent, says Radebe, as he allays coal producers' fears https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/updated-irp-is-imminent-says-radebe-as-he-allays-coal-producers-fears-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 May 2019 15:40:00 +0200 519571 1557843130 1557841200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798876_resized_jeffradebe1218bloomberg1022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 L2D to ban plastic shopping bags in its malls by January 2020 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/l2d-to-ban-plastic-shopping-bags-in-its-malls-by-january-2020-2019-05-10 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Fri, 10 May 2019 12:29:00 +0200 519283 1557484313 1557484140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798191_resized_ameliabeattiechiefexecutivelibertytwodegrees0520191022.jpg L2D CE Amelia Beattie 511 287 Green chemistry requires whole value chain approach https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-chemistry-requires-whole-value-chain-approach-2019-05-03 Schalk Burger Chemistry Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517760 1556526126 1556834400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794846_resized_clariantsouthafricaheadnicolmeyer4191022.jpg NICOL MEYER Companies must engage customers and consumers to ensure that demand and practices are aligned to green chemistry practices 511 287 Rhodes students’ idea puts them in line for $1m international prize https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rhodes-students-idea-puts-them-in-line-for-1m-international-prize-2019-05-02 News24Wire WASTE MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING Thu, 02 May 2019 10:48:00 +0200 518584 1556787050 1556786880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New technologies to increase wastewater plants’ capacity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technologies-to-increase-wastewater-plants-capacity-2019-04-11 Khutso Maphatsoe Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516996 1555580956 1556229600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793175_resized_sewageandeffluenterwatclarifier0420191022.jpg WASTE TREATED Wastewater should be seen as a valuable resource, as it can be reused 511 287 Nearly R3bn in investment raised for Cape Town, Western Cape in 2018/19 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nearly-r3bn-in-investment-raised-for-cape-town-western-cape-in-201819-2019-04-23 African News Agency Recycling & Waste Management Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:28:00 +0200 517804 1556012543 1556011680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794904_resized_capetowntablemountaingrandeparadewesterncape1022reuters.jpg 511 287 'Cash For Trash' idea nets Johannesburg entrepreneur R1m prize money https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cash-for-trash-idea-nets-johannesburg-entrepreneur-r1m-prize-money-2019-04-10 African News Agency ENVIRONMENT Wed, 10 Apr 2019 15:15:00 +0200 516864 1554902981 1554902100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Gordhan: Radioactive leaks at Koeberg were 'negligible' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-radioactive-leaks-at-koeberg-were-negligible-2019-04-01 News24Wire Recycling & Waste Management Mon, 01 Apr 2019 14:04:00 +0200 515868 1554120365 1554120240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790691_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation210221113duane.jpg Koeberg Nuclear Power Stations 511 287 Paper recycling flourishing; separation at source important https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-recycling-flourishing-separation-at-source-important-2019-03-29 Jessica Oosthuizen Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514230 1553523590 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787112_resized_trashforrecycleandreduceecologyenvironmentadobestock1760413851022.jpg FIRST STEP Awareness must be created that separation at source rather than landfill and bin waste picking results in a cleaner product for mills 511 287 Thesele enters water infrastructure industry through Talbot & Talbot acquisition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thesele-enters-water-infrastructure-industry-through-talbot-talbot-acquisition-2019-03-28 Simone Liedtke WATER Thu, 28 Mar 2019 12:29:00 +0200 515541 1553769544 1553768940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local industrial waste being made into paints https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-industrial-waste-made-into-paints-2019-03-22 Schalk Burger Paint Technology Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513968 1552893812 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786543_resized_amoriguardflyashdrycastandwetcastbricksandpavers6161022.jpeg BUILDING MATERIALS The company is finalising a basic colour range for cement tiles 511 287 Coca-Cola fast-tracking collection, recycling of PET bottles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-fast-tracking-collection-recycling-of-pet-bottles-2019-03-18 Simone Liedtke RECYCLING & WASTE MANAGEMENT Mon, 18 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0200 514476 1552890321 1552888800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787766_resized_recyclingwastemanagementrecyclingoldpetbottlesatthempactoperation032019cocacola.jpg 511 340 Solution to convert plastic to cement-like blocks soon to launch in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solution-to-convert-plastic-to-cement-like-blocks-soon-to-launch-in-south-africa-2019-03-15 Marleny Arnoldi RECYCLING Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:59:00 +0200 514453 1552654937 1552654740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787726_resized_plasticforrecycling1022.jpg 511 287 Redisa says to revive operations after Supreme Court ruling https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/redisa-says-to-revive-operations-after-supreme-court-ruling-2019-03-14 African News Agency WASTE MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:55:00 +0200 514273 1552566117 1552560900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Awash with plastic bottles and lacking a law, Kenya struggles to recycle https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/awash-with-plastic-bottles-and-lacking-a-law-kenya-struggles-to-recycle-2019-03-08 Reuters WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 08 Mar 2019 12:39:00 +0200 513758 1552048691 1552041540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Ramaphosa takes Good Green Deeds environmental programme to the people https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-takes-good-green-deeds-environmental-programme-to-the-people-2019-03-07 African News Agency ENVIRONMENT Thu, 07 Mar 2019 09:21:00 +0200 513547 1551944154 1551943260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Chemicals sector crucial for South Africa's industrialisation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chemical-sector-crucial-to-industrialisation-sustainability-focus-can-accelerate-growth-2019-03-06 Schalk Burger CHEMICALS Wed, 06 Mar 2019 10:32:00 +0200 513437 1551863344 1551861120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PSA hopes for approval of producer responsibility plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/psa-hopes-for-approval-of-producer-responsibility-plan-2019-03-05 Marleny Arnoldi PLASTIC Tue, 05 Mar 2019 16:16:00 +0200 513363 1551795508 1551795360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785207_resized_plasticbottlesbloomberg.jpg 511 287 BASF announces its participation in the Naacam Show https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basf-announces-its-participation-in-the-naacam-show-2019-2019-02-14 Mc'Kyla Nortje Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511679 1551105229 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781460_resized_automotivebasffoamfillsimulationinterior0220191022.jpg SECOND TIME This year marks BASF’s second time exhibiting at the show 511 287 Company to offer new digital printing technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-offer-new-digital-printing-technology-2019-03-01 Halima Frost Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511709 1551105229 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781543_resized_tetrapakcharlesbrand03191022.jpg CHARLES BRAND Commitment to our clients has fueled the collaboration which we hope will benefit all 511 287 Plastics body calls for support in plastics challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-body-calls-for-support-in-ending-s-africas-unique-plastics-challenges-2019-03-01 Halima Frost Recycling & Waste Management Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511634 1551105228 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781349_resized_plasticssa0319jackiewernbergphotogrpahy1022.jpg CLEAN-UP GREEN-UP The collection and recycling of plastic waste is imperative to the country’s future says Plastics SA 511 287 City of Joburg, Pikitup starts registering waste pickers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-joburg-pikitup-starts-registering-waste-pickers-2019-02-28 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 28 Feb 2019 16:33:00 +0200 513001 1551364479 1551364380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 FLSmidth partners with Black Industrialist to boost Waterval’s chrome https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flsmidth-partners-with-black-industrialist-to-boost-watervals-chrome-2019-02-26 Creamer Media Reporter Recycling & Waste Management Thu, 28 Feb 2019 11:14:00 +0200 512680 1551348133 1551345240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784107_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77535_2019-03-01_rer526-flsmidth-hdweb.mp463264802FLSmidth partners with Black Industrialist to boost Waterval’s chrome FLSmidth partners with Black Industrialist to boost Waterval’s chrome South Africa pushes ahead with ocean monitoring satellite programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-pushes-ahead-with-ocean-monitoring-satellite-programme-2019-02-28 News24Wire SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Thu, 28 Feb 2019 09:40:00 +0200 512865 1551339748 1551339600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Wastewater audit missing as countrywide water shortage looms https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wastewater-audit-missing-as-countrywide-water-shortage-looms-2019-02-26 News24Wire WATER Tue, 26 Feb 2019 11:56:00 +0200 512640 1551191879 1551174960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Polystyrene Association to establish metro, municipal hubs to increase polystyrene recycling https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polystyrene-association-to-establish-metro-municipal-hubs-to-increase-polystyrene-recycling-2019-02-25 Marleny Arnoldi RECYCLING Mon, 25 Feb 2019 14:09:00 +0200 512566 1551096735 1551096540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 City wants your comment on new strategy to drought-proof Cape Town https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-wants-your-comment-on-new-strategy-to-drought-proof-cape-town-2019-02-15 News24Wire WATER Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:51:00 +0200 511705 1550213573 1550213460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0