success story

We are setting up a small Charcoal Processing system in Matatiele and the impact this project will have on the local community over a single year will be astounding.

Small businesses created: 25

Rural job creation: 85

Tons of charcoal produced: 5 500

Income earned by 25 Businesses: R11 550 000

Income earned by plant: R20 Million

Wood biomass consumed: 22 000 tons

Hectares cleared and returned to rangeland: 1 467

Water saved: 3 billion litres (1.5% of Hartebeespoort dam capacity)


We have partnered with numerous national and international brands who have supported us in various projects.


Inhlabathi is currently focused on the following ‘shortlist’ of opportunities:

  • “The Soil Factory” (Aspen). READ MORE
  • “Black Gold” – Activated Charcoal (Adsorb) READ MORE
  • Green Artisan Charcoal (FSC). READ MORE
  • Amanzi Conscious Collection (Homewood) READ MORE
  • Breede River Valley Eucalypts. READ MORE