Plastics Colloquium

Plastics Colloquium
21 November 2019 | 08:30 - 17:00 | Birchwood Hotel: 14 View Point Rd, Bardene, Boksburg

Plastics Colloquium

The Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries has called the Plastics Colloquium to consider the effectiveness of recent or current initiatives to address the challenge of plastic pollution in South Africa. The lessons from the Colloquium will assist in directing possible projects, programmes and policies that South Africa could take to address the plastic pollution problem at national level.

Date:      21 & 22 November 2019

Venue:   Birchwood Hotel: 14 View Point Rd, Bardene, Boksburg

Time:     8.30am – 5pm

Download the DRAFT PROGRAMME for Day 1 and Day 2 here.

Details of the exhibition day (Day 1) are as follows:

• Set up date & time: 20 November 2019, 16h00 – 18h00
• Exhibition breakdown: 22 November 2019 (after the colloquium)

For more details, please download the EXHIBITION PLAN here, and  RSVP to Maleka Papo no later than Tuesday, 13 November 2019 before 15h00 if you would like to take part:

Tel: 012 399 8588

Email: /

Regarding Day 2, please download and complete the Information Sheet for Participation in the Plastics Colloquium here.

Please indicate your interest in any of these categories and streams, and return your completed form to Iviwe Vuyokazi Booi:

Tel: 011 777 3590



  1. Concept Document for Plastics Colloquium
  2. Draft Programme for Plastics Colloquium
  3. Plastics Colloquium_Info Sheet
  4. Colloquium Draft Exhibition Plan 2019