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SAFCEI Electricity, Water & Waste Audit Step by Step

Use the SAFCEI Eco-Audit Booklet to start your journey to water & energy efficiency & waste reduction. At home, at work & in community & faith complexes.

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Plastic shopping bags – the CON in Convenient!

Why is it so hard for retailers to do the right thing & provide 100% recyclable plastic shopping bags made from recycled plastic? So far only Checkers has!

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Oceans of Plastic Pollution. Small stuff. Big impact.

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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AUW 2017 Seedling energy & water projects with impact

AUW 2017 showcases innovative small scale water & electricity technologies that offer new models for localised service delivery,

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Renewables vs Nuclear – choose a legacy!

nuclear or renewables is much more than choosing an energy option. It is a choice between divergent socio-economic opportunities and the consequent legacies.

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E-WIZZ electric vehicle charge points in Cape Town

Cape Town officially launches the new EWIZZ electric vehicle charge points. Like free WiFi, electric vehicle charge points are springing up as a service to clients.

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People’s Climate March 2015! Now what?

The 2015 Peoples Climate March is over. `Earth is set to evict us for bad behaviour’. We cannot wait for the politicians. Change will have to come from us!

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Kelloggs Cornflakes in SA not GMO free

Kellogg’s Cornflakes porridge still not labelled as GMO but at the admission of Kellogg SA `possibly’ contains GMO maize. As Kellogg has not committed to sourcing maize free of GMOs you can bet your breakfast that it is a rich source of GMOs with the associated risks for health and food security.

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GMO Foods! What is the role of our Supermarkets?

The ease with which GMOs (GE food) is being mainstreamed into our diet without our knowledge, in spite of increasing public concern about the health risks and without being consistently labelled as a GMO, raises alarm bells regarding the role of supermarkets as distributors of good food.

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