Dr Anthony Turton – Environmentalist has a high media profile, most notably regarding the issue of acid mine drainage (AMD) and increasingly in the area of water stewardship. He is the Director of TouchStone Resources (Pty) Ltd that works into the mining space.
He holds a Professorship in the Centre for Environmental Management at the University of the Free State. As a trustee of the Water Stewardship Council of Southern Africa, he encourages behavioural change through positive inducement. Dr Turton is now available to book through Conference Speakers
Dr Turton’s achievements & accolades:
In 2009, he earned the Habitat Council Award for his ‘principled stance in defence of the public to be informed of the truth … and the courage that he displayed in publishing the state of our water resources, thereby refusing to compromise his scientific integrity’
In 2010, he earned the Nick Steele Memorial Award, given to him by SAM Miller in recognition of his work on AMD as a strategic national problem
In 2012, he was given the Green Globe Award in 2012 in recognition for his work in sustainability. Follow Conference Speakers on Twitter
Dr Anthony Turton – Environmentalist is available for professional engagements as a speaker or facilitator where sustainability and appropriate corporate responses are required.