Sustainability - Switch Africa Green

The Voice is a printed magazine for CBA members. The May issue of The Voice has been published. Members - please contact Marnie at the CBA on admin@claybrick.org.za if your printed issue has not...view more

South Africa is the largest CO2 emitter in Africa and the 12th largest in the world. The clay brick sector is committed to playing their part in meeting Government’s targets to reduce carbon...view more

A clear majority in the South African National Assembly today, 19 February 2019, voted for the long-debated Carbon Tax Bill. Following this milestone, the bill will be submitted to the Council of...view more

What is the objective of the online submission of brick manufacturing statistics?

This online platform will allow advanced monitoring of performance against various Key Sustainability Indicators (...view more

October 2018

CBA President Colin Meyer

"It gives me great pleasure to report on my first three months in office.

Switch Africa Green Project

All members should be aware...view more

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Informal brick-maker Anah Mulaudzi near Thohoyandou prepares her clamp kiln for firing using macadamia nut shells as her fuel source.

The Clay Brick Association of South Africa (CBA), EcoMetrix Africa (EMA) and Partners for Innovation (PfI) have been commissioned to execute a 3-year project co-sponsored by the European Union (EU...view more

In August, the CBA marketed the benefits of clay brick at Interbuild Africa - the biggest building and construction exhibition on the continent. We demonstrated the economic and environmental...view more

Sustainability Week seminars provide intensive exposure to professional experts on sustainability topics. One of those experts was CBA Technical Director Nico Mienie, who presented the findings of...view more

Dickson Mofokeng, Factory Manager at Algoa Brick, spoke at the Port Elizabeth Air Quality Forum hosted by the Department of Environmental Health.

This regional forum meets quarterly to...view more

On behalf of the CBA’s Switch Africa Green Programme, Lisa Reynolds of Green Building Design Group gave two specialist presentations to the Eastern and Southern Cape chapters of the S A Institute...view more

The CBA's national roadshow was presented to members and construction professionals in 9 cities across South Africa. It provided facts and figures on sustainability and green building, recent...view more

Clay bricks fulfil an important role in developing South Africa’s economy.

economical

Economical & Practical

energy savings

Energy Efficient & Sustainable

value

Desirable & Stylish