Monthly Archives: June 2015

ARCTIC OIL DRILLING

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In recent developments, Royal Dutch Shell is planning to park two massive Arctic oil drilling rigs in Seattle’s waterfront before they head north to Alaska — but the petrochemical giant will first have to get around protesters in kayaks and

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HAZARDOUS WASTE

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Waste is defined in the Environment Conservation Act No. 73 of 1989 as all undesirable or superfluous by-products, emissions, residues or remainders of any process or activity, whether gaseous, liquid or solid, or a combination of these. Waste can be

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AFRICAN CHEMICAL INDUSTRY: A HIDDEN OPPORTUNITY?

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The economic potential for the African chemical industry is clear enough, with low costs of labour and materials, a relatively young and rapidly growing population, an expanding middle class and a rising demand for products. In the same light, Africa

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