The Truth About Plastic

The Truth About Plastic   Have you ever thought about how much plastic we use? Not just things we buy from the shops, but from the electric cables of appliances to shoppings bags and more! Here’s a rather enlightening infographic about the serious truth about it, because it goes much further than just buying and…

Good Recycling Habits

Good Recycling Habits The 3 R’s of Recycling! Some simple ways to improve your good recycling habits even better. Use them wherever, at home or at work! If you don’t have a recycling setup in place, here are some easy tips to try.   Reduce We find ourselves getting comfortable with the things we use,…

Bring Your own Shopping Bag

Bring Your Own Shopping Bag

Bring Your Own Shopping Bag – Fight The Plastic!   Plastic bags are one of the largest contributors to our earth’s plastic problem. While regulations have ensured that thinner plastic bags are used and must be levied, it still doesn’t solve the problem of these bags ending up in trees, gardens, fields, rivers and oceans.…

eWaste Collection Day

E-waste collection day: 13 July 2013 Have you ever had a large collection of electronics that you needed to throw away but didn’t know where? Well, tomorrow is your day! eWASA – the eWaste Association of South Africa – is having a nationwide collection day for eWaste. There are hundreds of collection points around SA,…

carbon footprint

How Big Is Your Carbon Footprint?

Find out how big your carbon footprint is, and how you can reduce it. Calculate Your Carbon Footprint Here: http://www.cap.org.za/calculator/   Being aware of how big your carbon footprint is important, and it could highlight a few areas where you can easily reduce it. The carbon footprint calculator takes into account your electricity usage, local…

Recycling For Home And Work

Recycling For Home And Work! It’s just that easy… Continuing with our theme,  we thought we’d make it a little easier for you to start recycling – at home and at the office too.  These little information pages help you in your process,  so you can print it and put it above your station so…

Recycling For South Africans

Recycling is a real deal for South Africa. Find out how you can help our country by doing your bit. By now, we all understand how important recycling is what we can and as often as possible too. South African would love to be able to have good recycling habits by 2016. Their aim is…

Water Saving Tips

Easy Water Saving Tips

Easy Water Saving Tips So You Can Be Kinder To Your Environment Saving water is a great way to be kinder to your environment. Water is a precious resource not to be wasted, so make the most of what you have. These easy water saving tips make it quite easy, try them out and you’ll…

Greener Shopping

    Make Your Shopping Habits Greener Try adapt a new habit of greener shopping – don’t drive to the supermarket, rather buy online. Many of us are aware of the carbon emissions our cars produce, where even a short drive to the shops down the road can still impact on your environment. Greener shopping…