Government says it has failed to reduce plastic litter despite introducing legislation to reduce plastic waste in 2003.
South African farmers are worried about the effects of plastic pollution on the livestock and the environment.
Learners at C.W. Hendrickse Primary School at Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, have started an initiative to give back to the carbon grid.
University of KwaZulu-Natal Emeritus Professor Roland Schulze warns that man’s thinking about climate change is often too simplistic.
Population growth and climate change are putting increasingly intense pressure on the planet’s limited water supplies, with worsening shortages emerging from the Middle East to Asia and Latin America, researchers and bankers said on Monday.