Innovative partnerships are proving a key in tapping into the power of recycling. This is true of ABI’s Schools Recycling Programme (SRP). The programme is creating a cycle of environmental responsibility in needy communities thanks to the commitment of its young ARRs: ABI Recycling Representatives.
For every product produced by the South African food and beverage (F&B) manufacturing industry, an element of waste has to be managed. As in all industries, waste management is a costly problem, which hurts the bottom line, and if unchecked, damages the environment. Food wastage in South Africa and across sub-Saharan Africa presents both a massive problem and an opportunity, for industry and farmers alike.
The results of Plastics SA’s latest comprehensive and complete survey for the year ending December 2015 have been released.