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Fourways Cubs Pack member Harriet Dawes with Mike Page Director of Operations and Complex General Manager

Green tween and Montecasino team up to reduce plastic waste

For the love of dolphins, 10-year-old Harriet Dawes from Fourways set out to make a difference to the marine environment, and approached Montecasino to join ‘The Last Straw’ campaign, an initiative to eliminate the use of plastic straws due to their lasting damage to the environment, particularly to ocean life. (more…)

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Plastics|SA’s new advertisment focuses on marine litter

New radio and TV adverts for Plastics|SA focus on marine litter

Plastics|SA has released a series of new radio and television adverts in which it addresses the issue of plastics litter found in the marine environment. (more…)

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DPI Plastics sponsors Fishing Line Recovery Programme

DPI Plastics and Plastics SA conserve marine life with plastic pipes and fittings

Excessive pollution continues to increase its stranglehold on the world’s oceans and marine life. Large amounts of discarded non-biodegradable monofilament fishing line results in severe injury and often painful death of animals that become entangled in the near-invisible lines, which are also a hazard to humans swimming and scuba diving. (more…)

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