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21 Apr 2021
Hansgrohe Vernis – quality at a competitive price

Vernis taps are a new addition to the hansgrohe family with a unique twist. Designed by world-renowned Phoenix Design, Vernis brings you hansgrohe quality…

Hansgrohe Vernis – quality at a competitive price

Vernis taps are a new addition to the hansgrohe family with a unique twist. Designed by world-renowned Phoenix Design, Vernis brings you hansgrohe quality at a competitive price. The range comes in two sleek, stylish design variants and takes the stress off you if you need to watch the budget, even though it still…

20 Apr 2021
SAPMA welcomes election of World Coatings Council Executive

UK-based Tom Bowtell; who works closely with, and has often attended, the SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) events in SA,…

SAPMA welcomes election of World Coatings Council Executive

UK-based Tom Bowtell; who works closely with, and has often attended, the SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) events in SA, has been elected vice president of the World Coatings Council (WCC). Bowtell is Chief Executive of the British Coatings Federation which has for many years made extensive parts of its…

20 Apr 2021
Fire shuts down one of Gauteng’s largest hospitals

A fire that broke out at the dispensary store of the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Johannesburg on Friday 16…

Fire shuts down one of Gauteng’s largest hospitals

A fire that broke out at the dispensary store of the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Johannesburg on Friday 16 April took the entire weekend to extinguish. One of the biggest hospitals in Gauteng, it will be closed temporarily for a week to assess the situation. More than 400 patients…

20 Apr 2021
SAHPRA finds no causal relationship between Johnson and Johnson vaccine and blood clot development

Findings from SAHPRA’S Sisonke Phase 3b study suggests there are no major safety concerns related to the Johnson and Johnson…

SAHPRA finds no causal relationship between Johnson and Johnson vaccine and blood clot development

Findings from SAHPRA’S Sisonke Phase 3b study suggests there are no major safety concerns related to the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. SAHPRA, together with its scientific expert committees, has reviewed the data from the Sisonke Phase 3b implementation study which involves the administration of the COVID-19 vaccine Janssen, which…

20 Apr 2021
Short film shines a spotlight on the cruelty of animal testing

Have you watched the evocative short film about animal testing called Save Ralph yet? Hollywood filmmakers and movie stars joined…

Short film shines a spotlight on the cruelty of animal testing

Have you watched the evocative short film about animal testing called Save Ralph yet? Hollywood filmmakers and movie stars joined forces with Humane Society International to produce the powerful stop-motion animated short film to end cosmetic testing on animals around the world, including South Africa. Although banned in 40 countries,…

19 Apr 2021
Innovative new products for a world of water experiences

hansgrohe recently launched a range of new products at the 2021 hansgrohe Aqua Days digital event in March. A whole world…

Innovative new products for a world of water experiences

hansgrohe recently launched a range of new products at the 2021 hansgrohe Aqua Days digital event in March. A whole world of immersive water experiences is now on offer from one of the leaders in bathroom and kitchen elegance and design, where cutting-edge technology meets the beauty of water. Get maximum…

19 Apr 2021
Brutal Fruit Ruby Apple Spritzer launch

On Wednesday, 7 April 2021, in true Spritzer fashion, Brutal Fruit launched its all new Ruby Apple Spritzer 620ml Grand…

Brutal Fruit Ruby Apple Spritzer launch

On Wednesday, 7 April 2021, in true Spritzer fashion, Brutal Fruit launched its all new Ruby Apple Spritzer 620ml Grand Luxe in high style with a larger-than-life mapping of the new bottle projecting across the entire southside of all 54-storeys covering 12 600 square meters of Africa’s tallest building for…

19 Apr 2021
Merck publishes its 2020 Sustainability Report

Merck has published its Sustainability Report for 2020. The interactive online report comprehensively and transparently illustrates how the company is…

Merck publishes its 2020 Sustainability Report

Merck has published its Sustainability Report for 2020. The interactive online report comprehensively and transparently illustrates how the company is living up to its corporate responsibility and the progress the company has made towards achieving its goals. “The pandemic is showing us in no uncertain terms that technological progress and…

16 Apr 2021
Leading manufacturer and converter of closed cell Performance Foams

Sondor Performance Foams related products to all industries needing technical solutions for sealing, thermal and acoustic insulation, protection, packaging and…

Leading manufacturer and converter of closed cell Performance Foams

Sondor Performance Foams related products to all industries needing technical solutions for sealing, thermal and acoustic insulation, protection, packaging and buoyancy applications in local and selected export markets. Polyclosure the roof Sondor Polyclosures are eave and ridge fillers, manufactured from a durable expanded closed cell polyethylene. They are dustproof, bird-proof, waterproof,…

16 Apr 2021
The perfect solution for any public sanitary facility

It is safe to say that the topic of hygiene has come to the forefront of people’s minds in recent…

The perfect solution for any public sanitary facility

It is safe to say that the topic of hygiene has come to the forefront of people’s minds in recent times. This issue is not isolated to the home, but also applies to, and is possibly more prevalent in public areas. Electronic washbasin taps are primarily used in sanitary facilities…

15 Apr 2021
Ceiling fans and good lung health

Ceiling fans are an absolute must-have in every household during the hot summer months. Most people cannot function without having a…

Ceiling fans and good lung health

Ceiling fans are an absolute must-have in every household during the hot summer months. Most people cannot function without having a fan to keep the air moving, so making sure your fan is in optimal condition always is very important. At Solent, we love how, even when the days are getting…

15 Apr 2021
Best people practices in a post-COVID-19 world

Despite global doom and gloom, Stats SA in their latest gross domestic product (GDP) report, state that the construction industry…

Best people practices in a post-COVID-19 world

Despite global doom and gloom, Stats SA in their latest gross domestic product (GDP) report, state that the construction industry in South Africa reportedly grew at a rate of 11.2% in the fourth quarter of 2020. In line with commonly held belief, these results indicate that the sector holds the…


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