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(7) Our Notes on the Sekhukhune District Municipality and Mining

Sekhukhune District Profile Location : Sekhukhune Municipal district in south-eastern part of Limpopo and is part of the Limpopo Province Municipalities : The Sekhukhune district is made up of four local municipalities :  Elias Motsoaledi LM, Ephraim Mogale LM, Makhuduthamaga LM and Fetakgomo Tubatse LM.The District is made up of […]

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(4) The Dumpster System of Collecting Waste in Sekhukhune

A Community Monitors Investigation into the Waste Crisis in Sekhukhune, October – November 2021 The only waste collection system that we see is Dumpsters on the main rood . Trucks collect the waste from these dumpsters and and take them to landfills . We investigated to check  why this system […]

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(3) Big Dumping Items – Baby Diapers and Beer Bottles

A Community Monitors Investigation into the Waste Crisis in Sekhukhune, October – November 2021 In our investigation we observed two items that made up a large part of the items dumped . This was Diapers and Bottles . We realised that the large amounts of dumping these items , was […]

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(2) What items are dumped and how does this affect the health of people and our environment

A Community Monitors Investigation into the Waste Crisis in Sekhukhune, October – November 2021 . What Items are dumped ? Waste from Homes – Plastic bottles (water, cold drinks , juices, cooking oil bottles) -Plastic ( detergents, medicines and cosmetics, toothpaste tubes) –Plastic bags from supermarkets and spaza shops –Milk […]

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(1) Where and how our community dumps their waste

We went around our villages and took geo located photos with our cell phones , to show how and where people got rid of their waste . We used these pictures and the map to help us understand what people dumped and how this would affect their health and the […]

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