Waste Into Worth
03/25/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
Earth Hour doesn't have to be a boring sixty minutes of silence - there are loads of things you can do in your hour of darkness! Check out some ways you can get involved.

How to take part

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Waste Into Worth
03/24/2017 at 16:01. Facebook
On 11 March, the Imizamo Yethu settlement in Hout Bay, Cape Town, experienced a devastating fire. Lives were lost and homes were destroyed.

Today REDISA donated much needed supplies and we encourage you to lend a helping hand too. If you would like to make a donation, contact Thula Thula Hout Bay via info@thula-thula.org or 082 325 7250.
Waste Into Worth
03/24/2017 at 13:02. Facebook
Play your part this year for Earth Hour tomorrow between 8:30pm and 9:30pm by switching off your lights to shine a light on the need for climate action. [ Earthhour.org Link ]

Earth Hour

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Waste Into Worth
03/24/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
In Mpumalanga, entrepreneurs like Zodwa and Mbheki have been able to use opportunities that have been created by REDISA.
Waste Into Worth
03/23/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
Each year homes, organisations, and the world's most iconic landmarks and cities switch off their lights for one hour to show commitment to the cause of climate change.

Earth Hour

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This World Water Day the focus is on how wastewater can be used reused. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has called for wastewater to be used to grow crops.

Water reuse can quench agriculture’s growing thirst, says FAO

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How can the human rights of future generations be protected? One way is by protecting the environment.

Redisa Circular Economy - YouTube

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Public-private partnerships are important to ensure that the South African citizens human rights are respected, protected and fulfilled. REDISA has been working towards this year’s human rights theme: Unity in Action in Advancing Human Rights.

The REDISA circular economy

In September 2016, REDISA had the opportunity to show the Department of Environmental Affairs the full circular economy process at work. Explore with us the ...

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In Peru, Ciclo is making durable bricks from construction waste. This shows that construction waste from demolition or renovation projects can be transformed into new construction materials.

Bricks made from… construction waste!

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Fancy some beer shiitake mushrooms? A company in Brussels is producing healthy food by exploiting the city’s organic waste resources, proving that nothing really goes to waste.

In Brussels, beer grows mushrooms too!

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Initiatives such as Takestock are using the principles of an auction site, to solve food waste. The online trading platform connects owners of surplus stock with buyers, rather than scrapping the stock.

New Platform Enables Entire Food Value Chain to ‘Takestock,’ Redistribute Would-Be Waste | Sustainable Brands

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Responsible business and sustainability are not necessarily terms that inspire excitement – but they should. Nathan Nayagar, Managing Director for Lexmark South Africa, explains how his company has embraced the circular economy approach within its business model.

Recycling projects that inspire innovation – Circular Economies

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Research by the University of Cape Town’s Energy Research Council has found that expanding the circular economy to other waste streams could be beneficial for the South African economy.

BUSINESS DAY TV: Redisa tyre plan can be replicated across other waste streams

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Companies that are adopting the circular economy are proving that using a circular approach can solve the waste problem.

Can waste solve the waste problem?

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Through textile innovation and consumer engagement, fashion brands are making moves towards a more circular economy.

Trending: Breakthrough Textiles Help Fashion Industry Close the Loop | Sustainable Brands

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In efforts to achieve its sustainable goals, Unilever is treating plastic packaging as a valuable resource that needs to be managed.

Unilever Calls for a Circular Economy in the Consumer Goods Industry

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REDISA provides women with the opportunity to take part in the waste tyre industry. This is Zodwa’s story of how she has found worth in waste. #InternationalWomensDay

The REDISA Story: Mpumalanga Province

Since inception REDISA has been able to clean the environment of tyre waste, fund the development of recycling industries, and develop small businesses acros...

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Is a polluted environment the legacy you want to leave behind? The circular economy model is a key to achieving zero waste.

Redisa Circular Economy

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Through REDISA’s business incubation programme Waste Beneficiation has been able to find a solution to curbing the legacy of waste mining tyres.

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Here is how Glasgow is on the road to becoming a leading circular city.

Glasgow on the road to becoming a circular city

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