Monthly Archives: May 2019

Plastic packaging needs end of life solution.

By |2019-05-23T08:27:21+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Blog, Reduce Re-use Recycle|

40 % of plastic is packaging, used once and then discarded, much of it ending up in the sea. (Plastics or Planet. National Geographic 2018) It is time to turn the tide.  Recycling is a start but we need a range of end of life solutions for all `plastic' that is not compostable.   It is [...]

Mother’s day reflections- the future of our children and the Earth

By |2019-08-23T08:30:16+00:00May 12th, 2019|Categories: Celebrating Sustainability, Featured|Tags: , , , , |

Today on Mother’s Day in Cape Town, a sunny autumn day full of birdsong and late harvest vegetables waiting to be picked, my thoughts are drawn to the Mother of all – Mother Nature. What future awaits my children, nurtured to the best of my ability on a Planet compromised by human demands? We are part [...]