ReTrade: Empowerment through Recycling

ReTrade: Empowerment through Recycling

I first heard of the ReTrade Project through my friend Vicky, from Kiekie Communication. Vicky does some work for The Waste Trade Company – another recycling company in Port Elizabeth.  The Waste Trade Company collects recyclable waste from homes, townhouse...
Wild Hive Honey: Gift from the Bees

Wild Hive Honey: Gift from the Bees

I first came across Wild Hive Honey at the Crossways Farmers Market.  This market is held on the first Saturday of every month at the Crossways Village, approximately 40km outside Port Elizabeth. Casey and Jeff have a stall at the market and sell honey and beeswax...
Spiritgirl Activewear: Eco-Conscious Activewear

Spiritgirl Activewear: Eco-Conscious Activewear

I came across Spiritgirl Activewear on Instagram and fell in love with their gorgeous leggings.  I did a bit of research on the company and found out that the fabric is made from recycled plastic bottles (PET) and woven with spandex. I was intrigued and had to reach...
Better Straws: Buy Metal Straws Online

Better Straws: Buy Metal Straws Online

I came across Better Straws online while I was looking for stores that sell metal straws.  I reached out to Dhrital who owns the company and he gladly answered my questions. Q:  What was your motivation to start this business? A:  I was inspired by the stainless steel...