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Woolworths pilots South Africa’s first in-store recycling vending machine

We are used to getting something out of a vending machine, but what about the chance to make a difference by depositing something we don’t want into one? (more…)

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PET plastic bottles on an 18 m flatbed superlink truck sponsored by Woolworths

Bottled water puts pressure on Cape Town recycling

A couple of months ago when Day Zero looked like a harsh reality, Capetonians stocked up on bottled water. Now with Day Zero being pushed out to next year, all this bottled water is being consumed and the plastic bottles discarded creating above normal plastic waste. A high percentage of this plastic is being sent […]

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South Africans urged to recycle their polystyrene

The Polystyrene Association of South Africa managed to take an important step forward towards mapping out the future collection, recycling and selling of polystyrene packaging by hosting a Value Chain Meeting in Cape Town recently. (more…)

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woolworths milk now supplied in plant-based bottles

Woolworths launches first plant-based milk bottle

Woolworths has announced the launch of an innovative green milk bottle consisting of 30% plant-based plastic, a first for the dairy industry in South Africa.  The entire Woolworths fresh milk range will now be packaged in the new plant-based bottles, giving consumers the opportunity to enjoy milk today with tomorrow in mind. (more…)

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