Eco News

SA making strides in environmental protection

South Africa is making steady progress in implementing the National Climate Change Response Policy, despite having to balance its economic aspirations and environmental protection. The Deputy Director-General: Climate Change and Air Quality at the Department of Environmental Affairs, Judy Beaumon GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

SAA passes environmental assessment

Pretoria - South African Airways (SAA) has become one of the first six airlines in the world to achieve IATA (International Air Transport Association) Environmental Assessment Stage 1 status. "We are very proud of being one of six global airlines to achieve IEnVA Stage 1 status. As part of SAA's GlobalBuzz-SA - … [Read more...]

Mabudafhasi awarded for role in environmental issues

Pretoria - Water and Environmental Affairs Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi has been recognised for her contribution to and leadership role in women and environmental issues at an award ceremony held during the Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development. The Celebration of Wom GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

Almond Resorts Environmental Policies

Almond Resorts, the Caribbean’s premier all-inclusive resorts in Barbados and Saint Lucia have reinforced their existing environmental and social sustainability charter with new policies, reflecting their commitment to environmental issues. The new set of policies include: Setting minimum targets on recycling as … [Read more...]

Trailblazing green technology company

Cenin, the pioneering company manufacturing ultra low carbon cement replacement products, is planning the next stage of its development of the Stormydown research facility where it operates. … [Read more...]

PetroSA environmental management for Mossel Bay

  Pretoria – PetroSA, South Africa’s national oil company has announced an R8.5 million initiative to improve environmental management and community development in the Mossel Bay area of the Southern Cape. “The initiative, which was announced by Dipuo Peters, the Minister of Energy, will ensure that about … [Read more...]

New body to keep hawk eye on environmental practices

Pretoria - The newly launched Environmental Assessment Practitioners Association of South Africa (EAPASA) is expected to promote public interest through keeping a close eye on environmental practices in the country. The association, which was launched by Water and Environmental Affairs Deputy Min GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]