Category Archive: Sustainability

The SA Flag Visible from Space


In the Great Karoo, near the towns of Graaff-Reinet and Camdeboo, a huge flag is being created in the desert floor. It’s more than a landmark – it’s a job-creating, self-sustaining project that… Continue reading

All I Need is a Little Kelp


When it comes to sustainable materials for building cheap housing, seaweed is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. But when Argentinian-born product designer Alejandra Olivera started investigating kelp’s unique properties,… Continue reading

Advertising and sustainability? Seize the moment!


Advertising agencies may be full of creative people, but when it comes to getting to grips with sustainability they’re very slow on the uptake. That’s the view of Tim Lindsay,┬áthe chief executive of… Continue reading