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Chile bans plastic bags use


Chile’s President Sebastian Pinera, announced the ban of plastic bags, at a public ceremony in the centre of Santiago. As per the gazette by the government, large businesses have six months to phase out the use of plastic bags, while smaller ones will be given two years to adapt to the new rules. Any form of

Ada Osakwe – From investment banker to health food queen


She was destined to a bright future at the World Bank, IMF, or perhaps even the African Union. Ada Osakwe has the academic paperwork and a wealth of experience to prove it. The thirty-something-year-old from Lagos wanted more from life, and a promising career in banking and finance wasn’t part of that. So, three years ago, she set up a fresh juice company, Nuli Juice, followed by a chain of proudly Nigerian health food lounges. 

The Green Report


Recyled plastic waste from both the 2017 Comrades and Two Oceans marathons was utilised to produce these desks. The desks are being delivered to over forty (40) schools in the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. This is as part of the #GoGreen project, a collaboration between Polyco, Wildlands and Old Mutual.

Axios School of skills in Eerste River

Purse made from Rooibos bags makes a statement in Paris


Paris, the world renowned city of love, romance and of course, many people profess to LOVE the city. This is the home of fashion with the Paris Fashion week, one of the main highlights in the fashion calendar for designers and fashion magazine editors alike. So imagine the delight it has been getting a release

Water Scarcity and the Retail environment


The water crisis facing Cape Town, that happens to be South Africa’s popular holiday and tourist attraction has led to renewed commitment from the business community to confront the issue of water wastage and increase water use efficiencies.  This bodes well for increase in awareness of the climate changes that have been reshaping how cities and