New approaches discussed in managing mine residue stockpiles
The Risk Based Approach to planning and management of residue stockpiles and deposits on mines was discussed at a workshop hosted by the Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) Central Branch on Wednesday, 24 May 2017, in Rustenburg in the North West Province.
Urgent need for funds to address food access problems during lockdown
The Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA) says South Africa must address food access problems during the lockdown with the greatest urgency. The lockdown risks of civil unrest and increase in crime related to food scarcity have become a reality. Both risks were communicated to media and relevant public sector officials in late March...
Candies and desserts are the sweet new trend in bath products
Indulgent products inspired by dessert and candy fragrances are the latest trend in bath/shower and soap products. Personal care brands are appealing to experimental shoppers and their sense of nostalgia, says data and analytics company GlobalData. Love Hearts Khalid Peerbaccus, senior researcher at GlobalData, comments, ‘‘We have recently seen soap and body wash products use...
Zetes becomes a subsidiary of Panasonic
Following the approval by the relevant competition authorities of the acquisition by Panasonic Corporation (Panasonic) of a controlling stake in Zetes Industries SA (Zetes), Panasonic has acquired a stake of 57.01 percent of the outstanding shares in Zetes.
ProWein under new management
Marius Berlemann moves to the top of ProWein as the new Global Head Wine and Spirits for ProWein. Since May 2012 the leading international trade for wines and spirits had been headed by interim manager Michael Degen, executive director and member of the board at Messe Düsseldorf.
What is CFC in HVACR Industry?
In the HVAC industry, it is known that refrigerants are essential in any HVAC operation. Unfortunately, these refrigerants have a large impact on our environment. For decades, CFCs have already been known to deplete ozone and are also to blame for global warming. To be able to understand CFCs further, let’s start by learning what...
GEBERIT FOR ARCHITECTS
GEBERIT has a huge portfolio of products for sanitary planning in buildings. Future sanitation is clear with GEBERIT and its services to support architects. Architects can rely on GEBERIT for support in building better buildings. Alongside a huge portfolio of products for the sanitary planning of a building, GEBERIT also offers numerous services and tools...
No flood of foreign property buyers despite weak rand
Apart from isolated cases where foreign buyers purchase local residential property they perceive as bargains, South Africa is not seeing a flood of foreign buyers despite the weak rand. This is according to FNB Private Bank Lending, a unit that provides structured and complex residential property finance. Praven Subbramoney, CEO of FNB Private Bank Lending,...
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Two new pre-workout supplements from Phyto Pro
Introducing two new additions to the Phyto Pro sports nutrition line-up, 3-in-1 Energiser and Nitro Blast.
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