Waste management

15 Dec 2021

Collaboration needed for Mauritius to meet plastic deadline

Collaboration needed for Mauritius to meet plastic deadline Public and private sector collaboration is needed for Mauritius to meet its plastic free deadline. By Bhavish Jugurnath and Afsar Ebrahim Mauritius […]
16 Mar 2021

Plastic regulations in Mauritius could have unintended consequences.

By Karen Van Der Wath 16 March 2021 – The government of Mauritius have proposed bold new measures to curb plastic waste. However, the new plastic regulations in Mauritius could […]
13 Jan 2021

Extracting zinc from waste ash

13 January 2021 – A unique method developed by the Chalmers University for Technology in Sweden, can help extract zinc from waste ash. Incineration of solid waste produces millions of […]
16 Dec 2020

The impact of Covid-19 on waste management in South Africa

16 December 2020 – One of the more interesting fallouts of the global pandemic has been the impact of Covid-19 on waste management in South Africa.    Due to the […]