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  • A-Thermal celebrates its 20th Year Anniversary this year!

    Our company specializes in the thermal treatment of hazardous waste; we primarily service the pharmaceutical and chemical manufacturing industries. Our unique Thermal Desorption Plant utilizes pyrolysis technology that is capable of achieving a 99.9999 % (six 9’s) destruction of all hazardous waste. Our core business being hazardous waste treatment has seen us maintain our ISO […]

  • OPINION: Why We Need Environmental Insurance to Ensure the Future

    Hermann Erdman, CEO of Recycling and Economic Development Initiative of South Africa, explains the importance of insurance having an ‘insurance’ plan for the environment. Hermann Erdman, CEO of Recycling and Economic Development Initiative of South Africa (REDISA), explains the importance of insurance having an ‘insurance’ plan for the environment. We are all aware of the […]

  • SA to have new waste management plan

     PRETORIA – South Africa will soon have a Paper and Packaging Industry Plan, which will bring significant change in the current waste management regime, according to Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa. “Through this plan we hope that we can commence with separation at source from household levels,” she said during the official launch of the […]

  • South Africa Oil Dumping an Environmental Disaster

    How important is the environment in South Africa and is there a disaster looming from illegal oil dumping? Many questions remain unanswered or perhaps censored by companies who do not comply with regulations. According to the waste management legislation in South Africa, the disposal of hazardous waste into landfill is prohibited. Used oil is defined […]