George Claassen asks if it was unfair to name Mallett at all in a case of alleged misconduct that clearly has no relevance to him?
Of the V&A’s 84 food and beverage tenants 46 use plastic straws.
A team of students at the Royal College of Art and Imperial College London developed a method that turns lobster shells into biodegradable 'plastic'.
The compostable bags are made of maize or potato starch, and will break down after three to six months depending on conditions.
The waste picker programme in Brazil's “greenest city on earth” shows an integrated approach, based on people's needs, can clearly pay off, says Terry Bell.
Could this be the future of grocery shopping in South Africa?
Food wastage is “in a certain sense food that is stolen from the table of the poor and the starving”. Mandi Smallhorne unpacks Pope Francis's powerful statement.
Genius! An Indian company is revolutionising the way we get rid of disposable cutlery.
The cost of food waste, unrecycled water bottles and under-nourished people and animals ultimately lands at our door, says Mandi Smallhorne.
Ever had food spoil even though you refrigerated it? Here are foods you can freeze in order to reduce waste and save your money.
The typical American family of four could save $1 600 a year by reducing their food waste, says the Environmental Protection Agency.
Oil producers such as Saudi Aramco are betting on plastics and chemicals during a backlash against plastic waste.
Aanchal Sukhija is a sustainable fashion designer, who collects and recycles waste from Indian kabadiwallas (garbage buyers) and turns it into jewellery.
Most authorities in South Africa do not understand the economics of waste.
The circular economy model aims to strip out waste materials across the supply chain, keeping materials that are traditionally considered waste products within the economic life cycle.
With gold output in South Africa mired in a multiyear decline, the country’s biggest producer is turning to an overlooked and cheaper source of supply: the dump.
Medical waste, which includes male and female condoms, has closed several Durban beaches after it washed up on their shorelines last week.
Perhaps laws against supermarket food waste would help alleviate SA hunger.
The European Union wastes about 22 million tonnes of food a year and Britain wastes the most, according to a study by European Commission-backed researchers.
The United States and China have contributed most to record mountains of electronic waste such as cellphones, hair dryers and fridges in 2014.
The DA has called for the public prosecutor to probe the close to R13m taxpayers have had to fork out for two former SABC executives' golden handshakes.
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