Plastics Make It Possible

Plastics Are Part Of Everyday Life

Plastics Are Too Valuable To Waste.

Be Responsible. Recycle

Plastics Protect - They Are Safe

Reusable, Durable And Lightweight

INTRODUCING PLASTICS|SA

Plastics|SA represents all sectors of the South African Plastics Industry including polymer producers and importers, converters, machine suppliers, fabricators and recyclers.

​Together with our associations, we play an active role in the growth and development of the SA industry and strive to address plastics related issues, influence role-players and make plastics the material of choice.

Industry
Training

Initiative to end Plastics in the Environment

Sustainability:
Protecting our Environment

Extended Producer Responsibility

Industry News

PET packaging identification code on bottom of water bottle

How PET packaging is recycled in South Africa

Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) is a common packaging polymer…
PET plastic water bottle

PET plastic packaging successes

One of the most common plastic packaging polymers is polyethylene…
Plastic packaging alternatives may be worse for the marine environment

Plastic packaging alternatives may be worse for the marine environment

A committee of United Kingdom members of parliament (MPs) has…
Plastic packaging around medical supplies

Why medical plastic packaging is so important

Doctors, nurses, hospital patients and lab technicians can be…
Plastic packaging around cookies

The benefits of plastic packaging

Plastics are highly valuable materials that make modern life…
Polyco recycling initiative Packa-Ching

Recycling plastic presents income opportunities for South Africans

One of the best motivating forces for recycling plastic waste…
Caroline Reid Award

Call for nominations for 2019 Caroline Reid Award

Plastics SA is in search of nominations for the 2019 Caroline…

Why participating in community clean-ups is important

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September was Clean-up and Recycle Month in South Africa. A number…
Community clean-ups

Why participating in community clean-ups is important

September was Clean-up and Recycle Month in South Africa. A…