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How Adidas turns plastic bottles into shoes

In 2015 Adidas partnered with Parley to turn marine pollution like plastic bottles into shoes and sportswear. With its Ultraboost and Alphaboost shoes, the two companies have prevented over 2,800 tons of plastic from reaching the ocean. And in 2019...

Advancing infrastructure products by design

Developing durable and functional infrastructure products requires in-depth analysis and experience. It’s all in the detail and depends on cutting-edge technology. The Structa Group of companies manufactures and supplies a range of...

Municipal water supply key among NDP priorities

Putting the National Development Plan into action means focusing on interventions that will have the greatest impact; building sustainable settlements with enough water is one such priority. According to Dr Laetitia Coetser, associate partner and...

Here’s how you can save water by using these tips

The current combination of extremely high temperatures and no rainfall in many areas has resulted in high water consumption, which places stress on our water system. In a press release, Rand Water’s media relations manager, Justice Mohale, said...

KZN towns left without water for weeks

A water system upgrade for two KwaZulu-Natal towns has turned into a disaster. Many frustrated Himeville residents have been without water since the beginning of October, while Underberg’s taps ran dry for two weeks. Last month, the district...