Partnerships drive the plastic recycling industry to success

“The focus of waste management in South Africa is changing. No longer is the emphasis on the disposal of waste, but rather on avoiding its generation and minimizing and recycling the waste stream wherever possible.” This was the key message conveyed by Lisa Parkes, Marketing Manager of PETCO, at a workshop … [Read More...]

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King Solar will rule the world

In the 1980s, leading consultants were skeptical about cellular phones. McKinsey & Company noted that the handsets were heavy, batteries didn’t last long, coverage was patchy, and the cost per minute was … [Read More...]

Nigeria joins the world climate march

Nigeria joins the world climate march

Climate Change is a matter of justice. The world’s most vulnerable people have done the least to cause global warming and yet they are suffering most from its devastating efforts. Climate Change threatens to … [Read More...]

Patrick Ngowi. Image: Answers Africa.

African innovations changing the world

With the rapid rate increase of  information sharing, often bad news flies the fastest. I would rather hear good news. However, good news is sometimes hard to find. Especially when it relates to Africa. For … [Read More...]