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Norway partners with the African Marine Waste Network

Plastic pollution in the seas is the problem on everyone’s minds at the moment, with widespread coverage of the crisis in the world’s oceans. Recognising that urgent action needs to be taken, Norway has partnered with the African Marine Waste Network to solve the challenges facing communities in and around Africa. (more…)

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Leaders in the local plastics and packaging industries participated in a panel discussion chaired by Douw Steyn, Sustainability Director at Plastics|SA

African Marine Waste Conference highlights need for more collaboration, communication and a clear game plan for the plastics industry

The 2017 African Marine Waste Conference took place from the 9th to the 13th of July in Port Elizabeth, and was attended by approximately 200 delegates from 9 African states and a further 10 countries from other continents. (more…)

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