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


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.


Initiative to end Plastics in the Environment

Protecting our Environment

Extended Producer Responsibility Deadlines

Industry News

South African PET recycling rates amongst the highest in the world

The latest recycling statistics have been released by Plastics…

Growth in South African plastics recycling sector

The latest South African recycling statistics have been verified…

Plastics SA releases latest recycling figures

The latest South African recycling statistics have been released…

Biodegradable plastics: blessing or a curse?

Biodegradable plastics are becoming more mainstream, but not…

Turning plastic pollution into building materials

South Africa has some of the highest recycling rates in the…

Imagine a world without plastics

A world without plastics would be a world of accelerated environmental…

Why recycling is better than banning plastic bags

The calls for national governments to step in and ban plastic…

Steps to becoming a good plastic recycler

Recycling is an important step to controlling excess waste…

Plastics Industry Tackles Waste in the Environment

The local plastics industry will once again demonstrate its…