Recycling plastic bags is essential to waste reduction and the conservation of non-renewable natural resources. Bag2TheFuture (B2TF) is a new initiative that is set to launch on the 15th of November to promote recycling of plastic beyond bags. B2TF is the brainchild of Call-2-Action, Ecopack, Leader Packaging and DNF. This #Bag2TheFuture initiative will tackle a … More #Bag2TheFuture will help divert more bags from landfill
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!
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!
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!
The first of four waste drop-off sites in areas demarcated as key for improvement within the city by Call-2-Action stakeholders was officially launched on Monday 5 June. Waste drop off sites will be used by businesses and the community to drop off all their recyclable waste. The Settler’s Way site was launched by Buffalo City … More Waste Drop-off Site Launched
Call-2-Action is calling on all businesses and individuals to get involved in this ground breaking initiative to create a cleaner and greener Buffalo City. Below is a list of all the materials required to set up pilot site offices at each of the four pilot area. The site offices will serve as drop off points … More How can you help?