eWASA Appoints Packaging Executive for Section 18 EPR

eWASA Appoints Packaging Executive for Section 18 EPR

The e-Waste Association of South Africa (eWASA) is proud to announce the appointment of Adri Spangenberg as Packaging Executive, with effect from 1 July 2022. “In order for us to be compliant with the National Environmental Management: Waste Act and the Industry Waste...

eWASA News – EPR Regulations Update

*|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|*   EPR Regulations Update On Wednesday, 1 June 2022 a meeting was held between DFFE and the EEE PROs. In summary, the following matters were discussed: The meeting got off to a rocky start due to the fact that there were Recyclers in the...

eWASA News – 27 May 22

    Recycling More Precious Metals using Prussian Blue A big problem with the disposal of nuclear and electronic wastes is that the process wastes precious metals such as gold and platinum-group metals, which are key metals in computer chips. Researchers...
10 Answers to Frequently Asked e-Waste Questions

10 Answers to Frequently Asked e-Waste Questions

With each year, the amount of e-waste across the globe is increasing. As more and more people upgrade to new technology, most tend to throw away their old electronics. This behaviour results in gadgets such as computers, laptops, smartphones or cameras ending up in...

eWASA News – 29 April 22

    BAN publishes full-year plastic waste export data In 2018, China implemented their “National Sword ” banning imports of plastic waste to protect their environment and develop their own domestic recycling capacity. Since exporting plastic...