Products – Conference & Event Stuff
Menu covers made from environmentally friendly "green" leather. This leather is greener than standard leathers as it is produced using 30 - 40% less water. No harmful chemicals are used: vegetable extracts are used in the tanning process, vegetable dyes are used for colouring.
Affordable cleaning products that have little or no effect on the environment, Better Earth products are kept simple whilst still being effective & free of ethoxylated ingredients, sulphated surfactants, parabens, animal products, colorants and synthetic fragrance! Endorsed by Beauty without Cruelty our products are never tested on animals. Products in our range have been finalists in the Fair Lady Best Buy Consumer Awards since 2010.
Chocolate Time products are freshly made to order, locally usually the best ingredients, handmade and hand wrapped. Included in our range are sugar free & carob chocolates. Chocolate Time is currently putting together an organic chocolate range and uses minimal and biodegradable packaging where possible.
A fresh approach… From seed to centre-piece, Dandylion customizes growing gifts for events and corporate functions.
Dandylion consists of a team of horticulturists with a passion for plants, our planet and all things green. We offer a range of unique, innovative, living gifts as an alternative to traditional corporate gifts. Our product range consists of growing gifts made up of seeds, plants and bulbs.
Dandylion makes going green easy! We offer turn-around solutions to design, brand and customize each gift. Hand-made, seed embedded paper ensures our tags & care cards reinforce the green message - these can be sown & grown, after use. Our dedicated horticulturists offer expert advice for your specific event and budget.
Dandylion delivers direct to your office or event in all major centres and care instructions accompany all orders.
Dandylion offers a range of hand-made paper items embedded with seed.
GROWING PAPER is made using flower, herb and vegetable seeds.
GROWING PAPER can be used to make up almost all basic stationery requirements, from business cards, to flyers, to paper aeroplanes and even desk calendars!
GROWING PAPER starts with the collection of old paper from a local school. This is processed into pulp, seed is added and the paper is then air dried.
The GROWING DESK CALENDAR is a particularly clever item! The seed varieties are selected according to the planting season and are changed for each month of the year. Our GROWING PAPER CALENDARS will ensure you have a well stocked vegetable/herb or flower garden all year round!
Silk plants offer a great solution to the burden that goes hand-in-hand with taking care of plants. Everyone knows that plants offer an unmatched beauty and harmony to any environment, which is why Distinctive Designs supplies life-like artificial plants that will add an aesthetic charm to any area they grace.
The most significant advantage of artificial plants is that they can be custom-made to suit any unique requirement. In addition to this, they eliminate problems associated with live plants such as damage to carpets, untidiness, thinning of branches and continual maintenance. As they do not require external service teams, fake plants are less of a security risk than live plants and save water too.
These offer all the beauty and colour of real plants, without the hassle. Owning these stunning life-like plants and trees will give any home or office a welcoming ambience and with pots that add style and character, no place should be without at least some of Distinctive Designs’ visually effective products.
Silk plants are fast becoming a popular alternative to live plants, and this is largely due to their authenticity.
A new and revolutionary approach for the provision of portable heat for chafing dishes in the hotel and catering industry. The Chafo is a revolutionary and innovative new product from eco-burner. Designed to be the perfect ‘drop-in’ replacement for gel and wick chafing dishes, it overcomes all of the problems associated with heating chafing dishes by traditional methods. The Eco-burner Chafo is safer, greener and cleaner, the product gives greater control and is less wasteful than traditional gels and wicks.
Dynachem has partnered with French company HTS Bio in introducing a new eco range of cleaning and maintenance products. HTS BIO, research laboratory in environmental biotechnology, offers a complete and perfectly mastered solution. By using its own carefully selected bacterial strains (over 150 strains), HTS BIO completely controls production and masters technical and scientific approaches of all commercialized applications and processes. All these products are certified with EU Ecolabel or Ecocert accreditation.
EcoPack’s products are made from renewable, plant-based resources and are 100% compostable and biodegradable. Our clear products are manufactured from IngeoTM PLA (polylactic acid), a polymer derived from corn starch and our coffee cups are made with paper sourced from managed plantations, which is lined with a thin layer of PLA, to prevent them from leaking. Our Bagasse products are made from sugarcane (a waste product of the sugar industry) and are a viable alternative to Polystyrene.
Full Stretch Display has designed as a "system" that can be expanded and reconfigured to meet changing needs. Users are more likely to change graphics or add pieces instead of discarding & replacing parts. Various recyclable components include aluminium, steel and ABS Plastics.
Our products are made from recycled materials and bio-degradable PLA. PLA is a bio-degradable plastic made from natural plant matter, not petroleum. It has the advantages of being economical, bio-degradable & independent from the cost of oil. Under conditions of soil temperature of about 15 °C & humidity of 80 - 90%, PLA will decompose into the earth within 60 - 90 days.
GreenHome supplies environmentally friendly packaging for food. All our products are made from renewable plant based raw materials and are 100% biodegradable and compostable!
Browse our wide range of Bagasse takeaway boxes & clamshells, plates, coffee cups & lids, smoothie & cold drink cups, bowls, deli containers, wooden & bioplastic cutlery and our fabulous bamboo cocktail accessories. All of them are made from plants, a more eco friendly alternative to petroleum based plastics
Unbleached paper is used to make toilet paper and serviettes. Chlorine free, FSC Certified (Made from pulp that complies with regulations for sustainable forest management), locally manufactured, 100% biodegradable, recyclable, compostable after use and bulk packaged.
All our shoes are as eco-friendly as possible. We use REAL FULL-GRAIN leather. We are one of the few manufacturers in the country using leather insoles rather than the industry board. This allows the shoes to be re-soled over and over again (which many of our customers do). We recycle as much of our materials as possible, returning rubber off-cuts and crepe to be ground down as well as having bins outside the shop so people can help themselves to our leather off-cuts.
A beautiful range of locally manufactured clothing made from comfortable, cool and organic hemp: men’s, women’s and children’s shirts, t-shirts, slacks and pants, socks and much more.
Hemp is natural, fast growing, needs no pesticides, little water, warm in winger, cool in summer, more absorbent than cotton and naturally hypo-allergenic, anti-viral and anti-bacterial.
100% South African pure Bushveld honey, not irradiated or heated in 8g sachets, which give the restaurant/coffee shop owner complete control over how much the customer uses. Looks more professional & is more hygienic than a squeeze bottle. Eliminates waste. Saves on consumable operating costs.
Chrisal manufacture a range of products specific to Hychem's requirements, encompassing all surface cleaning for Housekeeping and Kitchen environments. This probiotic cleaning, PIP (Probiotics In Progress), is a revolution in durable cleaning and hygiene. It is the ideal solution to the lengthy use of chemical cleaning products and disinfectants – safe, environmentally friendly and 100% biodegradable.
I am Green offer an extensive range of quality 'Green' alternatives to products commonly used in corporate marketing and promotion merchandise. On offer are a wide range of products, from stationary, tote bags and t-shirts to indigenous trees. Key to their business plan is investing in job creation, skills development and local economy stimulation. Their products, made from Recycled, Biodegradable or Renewable content, tell a story of their origin and the possibility of a sustainable future, whilst simultaneously marketing your company's brand.
This range of 100% Micro Cotton Towels, especially manufactured for the hospitality industry, has a soft luxurious feel. Micro Cotton is the result of a revolutionary new process that produces towels that are twice as bulky and are more than twice as absorbent as regular towels while remaining incredibly soft and light in weight. It also washes and dries 30% faster than the normal towel due to the unique micro cotton yarn which is used, thus saving on time and money.
Our products are made from natural ingredients and are environmentally friendly, are biodegradable and the plastic Poly-Prop (PP) packaging is recyclable up to a third generation. The labels are also made out of poly prop and the vegetable ink is 100% biodegradable. Boxes are made out of recycled material. The ink is vegetable based and the varnish is water based.
All guest amenities are manufactured in-house.
Ecofibre meets the imperative to reduce, re-use and recycle using a method that processes used rubber tyres into a variety of products. Ecofibre is generated from used tyres and moulded into a range of litterbins and planters, perfect for indoors and outdoors. The bins and pots vary in sizes between 1.5m high and 1.2m wide.
Rechargeable LED T-Lights and Lamps. LED bulbs can reduce energy consumption by 80-90% and last around 100,000 hours. Less carcinogen compounds as found in wax candles. No soot or dripping hot wax. Energy saving, safe, economical and easy to use.
Produced entirely with green energy provided by 1800 m² of solar panels by our Belgian partner Debomat, Trio Scraper entrance matting is designed with built-in cleaning zones which collect sand and dirt, preventing the dirt from entering the building. Daily cleaning can thus be shifted to weekly cleaning, greatly reducing the usage of electricity and cleaning chemicals. Trio Scraper is an extremely hard wearing and functional access mat which has been specified extensively for high traffic applications.
Mattress Clean has pioneered chemical free, deep cleaning and sanitation of mattresses to the hospitality industry, private homes and boarding schools. Our cleaning service is dry and effective, the bed can be made immediately on completion of the job therefore there is no down time on room availability.
Metal Graphics create custom made aluminium products. Aluminium does not corrode and is 100% recyclable, eco friendly and has a low carbon footprint. Aluminium is also rust resistant which makes it very durable, hygienic, long lasting and extremely flexible. Its 3 times lighter than steel although it attains steel’s high strength characteristics. Because of its brilliant recyclability it lasts longer than most other materials.
Hemp is an excellent ecological alternative to environmentally destructive non-organic cotton cultivation. It has excellent insulative and conductive qualities so it is warm in cool weather and cool in hot conditions.
Hemp is anti-bacterial, durable and resistant to degradation from mould, bacteria, salt water, sunlight, abrasion and chemicals.
The pictured chef's jacket has a mix of 55% Hemp & 45% Organic cotton.
The magical art of glassblowing with each item handmade from 100% recycled glass! The products include a range of tableware, drinking glasses, vases, jugs and ornamental African animals. Most of the glass is from soft drink bottles, gathered from all over Swaziland by children and brought to the factory. Also in exchange for cleaning litter from the main roads Ngwenya funds building materials and the sponsorship of the soccer team. The glass animal shapes raise awareness for the kingdom's most successful wildlife conservation fund to date, known as the Ngwenya Glass Rhino and Elephant Fund.
This exclusive range of furniture is created from redundant citrus trees that are cleared for the re-establishment of new orchards. The wood is an excellent hardwood and, in its raw state, reflects the character of its productive cycle. The recycling of this beautiful wood makes the furniture a sustainable green product.
The underground streams converge and replenish an ancient underground lake of 55million tons from which the salt water is pumped, laid on the pan under the hot Kalahari sun and sun-dried. This process lives in harmony with the natural rainfall and the surrounding environment.
We only extract what nature provides.
Grinder bottles have information printed directly on the glass so they can be kept clean and don’t need to be replaced.
Our new grinder heads have a ceramic mechanism for long lasting use. So far they have been tested up to 10 refills and they still grind smoothly.
We represent some of the most environmentally friendly mills worldwide. Cyclus from Arjo Wiggins, is considered to be the most environmentally friendly paper in the world scoring an incredible 98 points on the WWF Paper Scorecard. Trend White and Evolution White are the only 100% recycled copier paper available in SA. Rock Paper is a semi-synthetic paper made from stones; no trees cut down. Respecta 100 is a clean white coated sheet made entirely from post-consumer waste.
Our product range incorporates large igloo-type recycling bins ('recycling banks') which are ideal for the bulk recycling collection by waste management companies. Our range also includes stainless steel recycling units and polyethylene recycling bins suitable for recycling initiatives at large and small companies, hotels, convention centres, business centres, shopping centres and schools.
Lessen your pool's environmental impact with eco-wise pool covers. Not only are water and carbon footprints shrunk, a pool's greenhouse gas emissions are lowered as chlorine is prevented from dissipating in sunlight. The thermal covers also reduce filtration by 50% and evaporation by 90%. Included in this range is the new Sol+Guard cover, which uses solar energy to warm water by up to 8 degrees. This is your first step to heating a pool naturally and achieving 6-week longer swimming seasons.
At Protovate our talented team of industrial and visual designers, create environmentally conscious concept products and furniture to our clients. Working primarily with forestry council certified sustainable timber, we are committed to actualizing your vision with a dedicated team and keen craft. Our dream is to grow beyond using sustainable wood, and start producing indigenous timber in South Africa. By, growing locally, we can create jobs, support the environment and build our local economy.
SICO's environmental management system at its Longueuil (QC) facility has been certified to the ISO 14001 Standard by one of the North America leading management system registrars (QMI). To achieve ISO 14001 certification, a company must establish and maintain a detailed environmental management system that allows companies to identify and take the required actions to reduce environmental and health risks, and consistently improves the company's environmental performance.
Splice is environmentally friendly and fully biodegradable. It is locally manufactured in Johannesburg by a qualified member of the Cosmetic Council of South Africa using all natural vegetable based ingredients. No petroleum based ingredients are used. All pigments meet international environmentally friendly standards and are of vegetable origin such as Rooibos tea.
Steelite has a dedicated, innovative approach to caring for the environment. They have a Lamella system for recycling clay waste from the manufacturing process and have been certified to the ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management Standard (EMS). Steelite is a member of The Green Organisation that rewards and promotes environmental best practice around the world.
Made from natural ingredients, with environmentally friendly materials where possible. Containing no harmful ingredients to the environment, all products are sodium laureth sulphate, petroleum, paraben free. The products contain Camellia Seed Oil, rich in vitamins A, B and E, Camellia Seed Oil and are infused with botanical oils and Shea butter, these luxurious products will sooth, nourish, replenish your body.
The Chef Shop is saving the planet – one meal at a time. Our bio degradable take away packaging comes from Nature and goes back to Nature. It is made from a sustainable resource and does not impact landfills negatively. We have a full range of containers and plates to suit all applications. New to the range is the most awesome ripple cup.
The Vineyard Hotel offers ’Green’ Conferencing with notable features including the use of wind-farm energy, biodegradable picnic hampers, the purchasing of SA & local, organic, green and fair-trade products and the recycling of over 94% of all their waste. It runs a diverse programme of community outreach and funding projects with local education, welfare, medical and environmental NGO’s. The hotel is a signatory to the Carbon Price Communique, member of the Event Greening Forum, certified as a eco-friendly Hotel and is a multiple winner of the prestigious Imvelo Award.
Our products are manufactured from organic and plant based renewable materials such as bagasse, vegetable starches and wood cellulose. Eco-packaging doesn’t get better than this; it’s all 100% compostable, biodegradable and recyclable.
Universal Paper and Plastics specialises in the manufacture of high quality tissue products including serviettes/napkins, bathroom tissue, kitchen towels and hankies which are all FSC™ certified. FSC™ (Forest Stewardship Council™) is an international non-profit organisation that promotes responsible forest management throughout the world. Look for the FSC™ logo on all our paper products as a certified sign they have come from responsible sources along the supply chain.
Versus Paint Specialists have formulated a coating that meets all the requirements of being a durable and cost-effective, eco-friendly paint. Their coatings have less than 16 grams/litre of VOCs, contain non-toxic pigments and have minimal biocide content. Guaranteed to last for 10 years, virtually maintenance-free, and are suitable for new construction and redecoration.
From Warisan’s beginnings, our use of renewable materials, the making of long-lasting products and the pursuit of a manufacturing process with the lowest possible impact on the environment have always been a priority.
All timber used is derived from government or private plantations which follow a sustainable harvesting system. When resources are available, we use recycled timbers and post-consumer materials.
Non-toxic colours, finishes and glues are used whenever possible.
Waste2Wow’s range of bags uses billboards which have nowhere else to go. There’s no billboard heaven (or hell!) when they die. They just stick around for ever and ever and ever. By participating in our upcycling process you have taken them off the garbage heaps and given them a new lease on life. Clients can use their own PVC branding and show the world that they too are responsible with their own waste.
Thanks to it’s innovative software, the Wega Concept has the ability to memorize the workload of the machine, thus adjusting the work and standby functions accordingly. The function of the nocturnal standby mode, combined with the MBT and SLS technology, allow the Wega Concept to obtain a certified energy saving of 47,6% during the nocturnal rest period, and of 30% during the operational period (relative to an average weekly consumption of 15kg of coffee).
We strive to be green by promoting the following in all our wooden furniture. We use only certified timber and materials that have been sustainably grown. We use Low-VOC or water-based foams, glues and finishes. We use Metal for our recliner mechanism, which are fully recyclable. We use minimum Wrapping material, as we re-use blankets to protect, store and transport our furniture. We use batting that is bio-based instead of oil-based by using down and feathers for our high-end cushions on our leather sofas. We also re-use our off-cut genuine leather for scatter cushions.
Yona Yodwa use reclaimed material to make new products. They minimise waste in the design of their handbags, by cutting as little as possible and allowing the material to guide the product instead of forcing a product onto a piece of material creating waste.