With its commitment to achieving zero packaging waste to landfill by 2022, Woolworths has launched the customer trial of an integrated reverse vending machine in its flagship green store, Woolworths Palmyra, in Claremont. This is good news for the many South African consumers who have called on retailers and manufacturers to reduce packaging waste. The vending machine, which identifies recyclability by scanning product bar codes, was tested … More Woolworths pilots South Africa’s first in-store recycling vending machine
In a movement to end marine plastic pollution, Corona beer and Parley for the Beaches have partnered in conducting a clean-up for the Eastern Beach on the 19th of June 2018 Coroner’s partnership with Parley, which is a group of surfers that go around the world cleaning up the beaches is the first step to … More Corona x Parley pledges to end marine plastic pollution by starting with Eastern Beach!
South African Breweries (SAB) / Anheuser-Busch InBev (Ab-Inbev) has pledged R250 000 to the Call-2-Action Campaign to further clean and green Buffalo City. The timing could not be perfect as the partnership will enable to keep the teams on Settlers Way and Quigney cleaning the city for a further 6 months. It’s close to 2 years … More SAB Sponsors Call-2-Action!
Each one of us can play a part in making the planet a better place. There is no alternative plan, let’s all work together to #BeatPlasticPollution Items like plastic packaging, bags and bottles are thrown away every day, and end up in trash sites as well as in forests, creeks, rivers, seas, and oceans around … More Today is World Environmental Day!
The BKCOB on Thursday awarded five East London schools involved in the Call2Action initiative’s school recycling programme for having collected the most amount of recyclables. The schools programme, which aimed to educate learners about recycling, and how it can benefit the environment, was started in February and initially involved 32 schools. President Primary, Lilyfontein School, … More Top Schools in Recycling Programme Awarded
This multi-stakeholder initiative driven by the BKCOB has been implementing the Clean and Green city project since November 2016.Since inception, call2action has reached a number of milestones, and has been involved in other initiatives which include the Coca Cola Beverages SA Beach front cleanup. Here are ten things you need to know about the project: … More Ten things You Need To Know About Call2Action!
On Friday 15 September Coca Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) cleaned up the East London Beachfront as one of their Corporate Social Investment initiatives. Over 100 CCBSA employees, joined by Call2Action, the Department of Environmental Affairs, and the Buffalo City Municipality, cleaned up the face of the city just a day before International Coastal Cleanup … More Coke Cleans E.L Beachfront
Over three hundred volunteers came out in support of the Southernwood cleanup held by Call2Action stakeholders last week in commemoration of Mandela Day. Mercedes Benz South Africa, DNF Waste and Environmental Services, Buffalo City Metro, and the Buffalo City Metropolitan Development Agency provided man power to tackle the scourge of waste which covered most parts of … More The Southernwood Cleanup in Photos!
To celebrate Madiba month, call2action stakeholders invite you to join them on their massive clean up campaign which will be in Southernwood on July 27. Mercedes Benz SA, DNF Waste and Environmental Services, Buffalo City Metro, and the Buffalo City Metropolitan Development Agency will provide man power to tackle the scourge of waste which covers … More Join Us For Massive Southernwood Clean Up!
Call2Action stakeholders launched another waste drop-off station in Quigney, the second area earmarked for the initiative’s clean and green city programme, on Thursday June 15. The Quigney launch followed just days after the C2A launched its first site in Settlers Way on 5 June, and counts as yet another milestone for this ground breaking project. … More Second Drop-off Site Launched