Ban of all electrical and electronic waste from landfill: 23 August 2021

E-waste banned from landfill

Waste electrical and electronic equipment (referred to as WEEE or e-waste) is one of the fastest-growing types of waste worldwide. Unfortunately, it is also very hazardous due to the chemicals and components found in it. For this reason, the South African National Environmental Management: Waste Act defined e-waste as hazardous. The dangerous and toxic components […]

Tough choice: do we dispose or recycle CFL light bulbs?

Breaking a light bulb and in particular, the modern energy-saving compact fluorescent lights (CFLs) is a normal occurrence – a lamp either breaks or goes to light bulb recycling because it got burnt and thus the need for a solution to recycle light bulbs. To one person, light bulb disposal is as easy as sweeping […]

A Bright Idea

  “A brilliant idea of recycling hazardous waste leads company to winning 3 awards.”

Business Awards Honour Excellence

  “4th Annual Premier Business Awards recognizes excellence and young entrepreneurs.”   http://www.sanews.gov.za/south-africa/business-awards-honour-excellence