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Pikitup’s plan an opportunity not to waste

Joburg generates R4 285 tons of waste a day: soon there’ll be nowhere for it to go, writes Musa Jack. The City of Joburg is fast running out of landfill space. If residents don’t change the way they handle rubbish, in seven years’ time, there ...

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Start recycling paper

With the global paper consumption set to rise from the current 400 million tonnes in the next five years, there is no better time to start recycling. According to the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), paper consumption will grow to between 450 ...

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Waste management headache

DELAYS in the re-opening of the R2-million refurbished Kragga Kamma transfer station are causing problems for residents in the area.Ward 9 DA councillor Heinrich Muller said that illegal dumping has dramatically increased, making the area a health ...

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