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MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE

MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE

SA has one of the world’s most efficient glass recycling systems, which provides thousands of informal jobs countrywide

LIQUID ASSETS

LIQUID ASSETS

The ongoing challenges related to the quality and supply of SA’s water could be the wellspring of innovative thought the industry needs

NEATLY DONE

NEATLY DONE

A tidy desk means a tidy mind, or does it? Studies show that while clear work spaces ensure more productivity, a bit of messiness can inspire creative thinking in employees

POWER PACK

POWER PACK

Battery storage has been lauded as ‘the next disruptive technology’ in the energy sector, opening up new opportunities for businesses to save costs

FLEXIBLE RESPONSE

FLEXIBLE RESPONSE

With its lower overheads and sharing of jobs and ideas, co-working is set to revolutionise the traditional office environment

SURFACE POTENTIAL

SURFACE POTENTIAL

Due to design improvements and an increasing focus on sustainable production, laminate flooring is becoming an evermore popular corporate decor choice

OUT OF THE RUBBLE

OUT OF THE RUBBLE

To relieve pressure on SA’s landfills, buildings and the materials they’re made of should have more than one use during their lifespan

STEPPING SOFTLY

STEPPING SOFTLY

Eco-conscious carpet manufacturers are introducing VOC-free and recycled ranges with a gentler footprint

SILVER LINING

SILVER LINING

Retirement estates are reflecting the changing demands of SA’s still-active seniors, who are looking not so much for an old-age home as a way of life

FOR GOOD MEASURE

FOR GOOD MEASURE

Smart meters are becoming an important device for maintaining water savings