E-Waste – An Infographic

E-Waste – An Infographic A great infographic on electronic waste – aka e-waste. Many of our old computers, laptops, printers, phones and kitchen appliances die eventually. Sometimes we don’t throw them away, like old working phones, but other times we do throw them away and they’re not properly dealt with. Sadly this is out of…

Green Product Packaging

Green Product Packaging – It’s The Future! Plastic was the greatest innovation when it came to creating ways of packaging products, but after decades of research, we’ve realised that it’s not the friendliest for the environment. Whether it’s the shrink-wrap plastic for batteries or polystyrene and double walled corrugated cardboard for packaging, few of these…

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,…

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…

Urban Waste: An Infographic

The Real Deal on Urban Waste – And How You Can Help!  Urban waste is a more serious issue that most people realise. Landfills keep filling with unfiltered waste. We need to make more of an effort to reuse and recycle products, or choose eco-friendly and biodegradable products. This means we’ll be kinder to our…