The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa is one of the leading scientific and technology research, development and implementation organisations in Africa. It undertakes directed research and development for socio-economic growth.
Dr Linda Godfrey is a principal environmental scientist, specialising in integrated waste management. Her experience include governance, design, development and implementation of waste decision support/information systems; waste information and indicator development and assessment; input to development of waste policy and legislation; assessment of the environmental impacts of waste on receiving environments; validation of non-burn hazardous waste treatment facilities; waste site selection and environmental suitability assessment.
Ms Marinda de Beer
Ms Marinda de Beer is a Senior Researcher specialising in the chemical treatment of waste and wastewater.
Dr John Zvimba Dr John Ngoni Zvimba is a chemist, specializing in chemical treatment of industrial waste water, specifically concentrating on inorganic pollution removal. His expertise lies in the use of chemical processes for the removal of inorganic pollutants from industrial waste water, by-product beneficiation and waste reuse.
Dr Suzan Oelofse Dr Suzan Oelofse specialises in waste governance, specifically concentrating on evidence based policy and decision-making. Her expertise lies in policy and strategy development. She was intimately involved in the development of the White Paper on Integrated Pollution and Waste Management for South Africa and the National Waste Management Strategy for South Africa.