THE De Beers Zimele Development Fund has assisted Shadrack Khosa, their long-time car washer at De Beers House in Johannesburg, to set up Eco Wash in their main parking lot.

Using the Eco Wash Mobile Dispensing Units, Shadrack’s Car Wash will also be washing around De Beers at Anglo American and the Head Office of Edcon.

Tsepo Monaledi, Head of De Beers Zimele, commented at the launch of Shadrack’s Car Wash on Thursday,5 March: “This is a remarkable day for us and we are proud to be helping Shadrack and his team.

“We have several green initiatives going and Shadrack has been helping us here for over 20 years, he has a base regular clients and with the mobile units supplied by Eco Wash will be able to expand his business to cover the adjacent parking areas.”

Shadrack and hsi co-workers, Bennett and William, received their Eco Wash certificates at a ceremony conducted by Eco Wash’s Nigel Keirby-Smith and said: “I am very happy, I really like Eco Wash and this is a big moment for me! I thank De Beers for helping me.”