Chemical pollutants attach to plastic microbeads washed into the sea & deliver numerous toxic doses to all in the sea and inland water food chain -including us!
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Retailers are the key to recyclable shopping bags with the power to set environmental standards in keeping with their recycling logos. Why don’t they?
Recycle messages on plastic shopping bags are misleading. Most are not recycled due to an additive. Stop buying bags. Help call to ban non recyclables.
Winter 2017 will be a dry one. Cape Townians get their heads & hands around Level 4 water restrictions and using water for drinking, cooking & washing only.
What will you be paying for water & electricity from 1 July 2017 in Cape Town? No more free water & the City has introduced an R8.21 per day electricity fee.
Home User Tariff includes R242 per month service fee for Cape Town households as of 1 July 2017. Is this fair? Q & A to Cape Town City Manager
A number of people have asked how one reads the water meter. Confused by the number of dials, spinning wheels and then the bar of digital numbers. What does it all mean? But first! Do you know where your water meter is? Do you know how to switch off your supply if a pipe bursts […]
How does the City of Cape Town calculate our residential / domestic electricity tariffs. There are three tariffs each with two blocks. Where do you fit in?
Stricter water savings to lower consumption so our dams aren’t sucked dry before the rains means more restrictions & stricter enforcement of top consumers.
Once a year the sandy edge of the Nature’s Valley lagoon is transformed by a frenzy of digging and sculpturing as families and friends compete in a sandcastle competition with a difference. `The power is in our hands!’ was the title of a huge sand hand tugging open a sand zip to reveal sea shore […]
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