Monthly Archives: April 2010

The Green Drop Report

          Municipalities battling to manage human waste will be scrutinised by the state. Water Affairs Minister Buyelwa Sonjica on Friday vowed a turn-around strategy will be implemented, to improve performance. Her ministry released its Green Drop … Continue reading

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Earth Day angers greenies

  An Ohio river so polluted that it caught fire. A spectacular California coastline covered in slimy oil from an offshore drilling snafu. These were the two main events that prompted the first Earth Day event 40 years ago in … Continue reading

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Host cities’ tap water safe

Cape Town – Tap water in the 2010 Soccer World Cup host cities is safe to drink, the water affairs department assured soccer fans on Wednesday. Visitors could be certain the tap water in host cities complied with required standards, … Continue reading

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Saving Water in industry

by Michelle Hardy-Berrington – Business Link Magazine Wastage of water by business is both antisocial in times of drought and a waste of money. Business Link has uncovered the following hints to help save water and improve the bottom line: … Continue reading

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Latest Rainfall in EC

Daily Rainfall over South Africa to the nearest mm Preliminary 24-hour rainfall data ending at 08:00 on the 2010-04-06 Rainfall in whole mm Eastern Cape ADDO ELEPHANT PARK 02 ALEXANDRIA – POL 12 ALIWAL-NORTH PLAATKOP 23 BUFFELSFONTEIN 16 BURGERSDORP – … Continue reading

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Rainfall in Eastern Cape

Daily Rainfall over South Africa to the nearest mm Preliminary 24-hour rainfall data ending at 08:00 on the 2010-04-01 Rainfall in whole mm   EASTERN CAPE ALIWAL-NORTH PLAATKOP 10 CAPE ST FRANCIS 04 EAST LONDON WO 10 ELLIOT 08 JAMESTOWN … Continue reading

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