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Presentation: ‘Did you know False Bay is a Hope Spot?’ by Dr Tony Ribbink
07 September

Presentation: ‘Did you know False Bay is a Hope Spot?’ by Dr Tony Ribbink

You are invited to join Dr Tony Ribbink of the Sustainable Seas Trust (SST) at the Gordon’s Bay Yacht Club at 18:30 this coming Thursday, 7 September, for a presentation on the False Bay Hope Spot.

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PETCO & Friends: Update on the Waste Road Map
30 August

PETCO & Friends: Update on the Waste Road Map

In partnership with the CSIR, we are pleased to announce our first PETCO & Friends session, which will provide an update on the Waste RDI Road Map with Dr Linda Godfrey.

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St James to Muizenberg Train-Track Clean-Up
20 August

St James to Muizenberg Train-Track Clean-Up

Join Clean C and PETCO for a train-track clean-up at the end of Women’s Month.

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Mandela Day Train-Track Clean-Up
02 July

Mandela Day Train-Track Clean-Up

Join Clean C and PETCO for a train-track clean-up as part of Mandela Month … it should be a lifestyle after all.

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African Marine Waste Network Conference
09 July

African Marine Waste Network Conference

The African Marine Waste Conference (AMWC 2017) is hosted by the African Marine Waste Network (AWMN), which was launched in July 2016 by the Sustainable Seas Trust (SST), Plastics SA and other partners in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

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Workshop – Transitioning to a Circular Economy in South Africa
05 May

Workshop – Transitioning to a Circular Economy in South Africa

A circular economy is one that builds economic, natural and social capital as opposed to the current “take, make and dispose” extractive industrial model that we know cannot continue infinitum. It is restorative and regenerative by design, relying on system-wide innovation. But what does this mean for SA?

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PETCO AGM
07 June

PETCO AGM

PETCO will be hosting our AGM on Wednesday 7 June 2017 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Sandton. Join us as we celebrate what we achieved in 2016 and recognise the partners that worked with us to do it!

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Workshop – The Economics of Recycling: Is Recycling Worth It?
29 March

Workshop – The Economics of Recycling: Is Recycling Worth It?

PETCO seeks to minimise the environmental impact of post-consumer PET on the South African landscape. In order to attain this vision and to build a sustainable recycling economy, we first need to understand how the economics of recycling work.

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Sustainable Brands and Recycling Workshop 2016
25 October

Sustainable Brands and Recycling Workshop 2016

Join PETCO for a panel discussion on the future of plastics that we hope will inspire you to explore what business success means in a re-imagined sustainable future.

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2016 International Coastal Clean-up Day
17 September

2016 International Coastal Clean-up Day

This year South Africa celebrates 20 years of participating in the annual International Coastal Clean-Up (ICC)

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