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    07 Jul 2020
    Flatten the curve with Esco, your partner in Biosafety bioprocessing

    Esco VacciXcell provides an ideal bioprocessing platform and tools for high cell/product yield at a low cost for various applications…

    Flatten the curve with Esco, your partner in Biosafety bioprocessing

    Esco VacciXcell provides an ideal bioprocessing platform and tools for high cell/product yield at a low cost for various applications such as vaccines and cell therapy.

    06 Jul 2020
    Automated Solutions for water and agricultural industries

    AMS Alliance offers about 500 methods of analysing different types of water: drinking, waste, surface or sea water. A vast…

    Automated Solutions for water and agricultural industries

    AMS Alliance offers about 500 methods of analysing different types of water: drinking, waste, surface or sea water. A vast range of agricultural activities such as soil content, fertilisers, plants, tobacco, cereals, etc., can also be analysed.

    17 Jun 2020
    Afrox achieves Level 1 status under SA’S B-BBEE regulations

    African Oxygen Limited (Afrox) has achieved Level 1 status under South Africa’s Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment regulations.

    Afrox achieves Level 1 status under SA’S B-BBEE regulations

    African Oxygen Limited (Afrox) has achieved Level 1 status under South Africa’s Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment regulations.

    15 Jun 2020
    Innovative pump technology offers operational and water savings to mines

    As at the end of 2019, mining production had faced significant losses for two consecutive years, with production levels 1.3% lower…

    Innovative pump technology offers operational and water savings to mines

    As at the end of 2019, mining production had faced significant losses for two consecutive years, with production levels 1.3% lower in 2019, which was also 2.1% lower than in 2017. And the reality is that production levels will likely be lower still for 2020 due to the unprecedented times faced…

    15 Jun 2020
    Robots in the time of COVID-19

    Robotics and automation technology to extend Into FMCG and food industries due to the contactless element now so important during…

    Robots in the time of COVID-19

    Robotics and automation technology to extend Into FMCG and food industries due to the contactless element now so important during the COVID-19 epidemic.

    08 Jun 2020
    Some bumps in the road but WITS innovators still have their eye on the prize

    AltMet founded on novel process to recover platinum group metals from used car catalytic convertors but also supplies laboratory equipment…

    Some bumps in the road but WITS innovators still have their eye on the prize

    AltMet founded on novel process to recover platinum group metals from used car catalytic convertors but also supplies laboratory equipment to universities in order to commercialise the platinum recovery process.

    05 Jun 2020
    New COV-19 diagnostic test kit options from premium RT-PCR, antibody rapid tests to automated antibody tests

    Labotec offers a complete diagnostic solution for COV-19 in South Africa. The automated antibody test can provide results of 8…

    New COV-19 diagnostic test kit options from premium RT-PCR, antibody rapid tests to automated antibody tests

    Labotec offers a complete diagnostic solution for COV-19 in South Africa. The automated antibody test can provide results of 8 blood, serum, or plasma samples in under 30 minutes and is perfect for vaccine trail experimentation or diagnostic purposes.

    01 Jun 2020
    Advanced features meet sturdy construction in compact solution

    Why should you compromise accuracy and precision when using a compact balance? Fast and accurate, Highland Precision Compact Balances feature…

    Advanced features meet sturdy construction in compact solution

    Why should you compromise accuracy and precision when using a compact balance? Fast and accurate, Highland Precision Compact Balances feature many different applications. With strong ABS construction, an audible alarm that warns users if capacity is exceeded and its patented ShockProtect® feature that offers advanced overload protection, the Highland is…

    29 May 2020
    SU Food scientist recognised as a rising researcher thanks to food fraud studies

    Food scientist Dr Paul Williams is among 13 distinguished young professionals recognised by SPIE, the international society for optics and…

    SU Food scientist recognised as a rising researcher thanks to food fraud studies

    Food scientist Dr Paul Williams is among 13 distinguished young professionals recognised by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, as one of it is 2020 DCS Rising Researchers. Dr Williams is a lecturer and researcher in the Department of Food Science in Stellenbosch University’s Faculty of AgriSciences. He…

    28 May 2020
    The LEXT OLS5000 – 3D laser confocal scanning microscope from Olympus

    The OLS5000 laser confocal microscope precisely measures shape and surface roughness at the submicron level. Data acquisition is four times…

    The LEXT OLS5000 – 3D laser confocal scanning microscope from Olympus

    The OLS5000 laser confocal microscope precisely measures shape and surface roughness at the submicron level. Data acquisition is four times faster than the previous model and delivers a significant boost to productivity. The four key values of the LEXT OLS5000 are: Precise imaging – capture the shape of any surface…

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    10 Mar 2020
    Treating wastewater with ozone could convert pharmaceuticals into toxic compounds

    With water scarcity intensifying, wastewater treatment and reuse are gaining popularity. But some methods for killing microbes in wastewater create…

    Treating wastewater with ozone could convert pharmaceuticals into toxic compounds

    With water scarcity intensifying, wastewater treatment and reuse are gaining popularity. But some methods for killing microbes in wastewater create disinfection byproducts (DBPs) that could be harmful to human health. Now researchers have found that ozone treatment and subsequent chlorination can convert trace amounts of some pharmaceuticals in wastewater into…

    09 Mar 2020
    Using the PMB’s heat settings for efficient sample drying

    Loss on drying is a key testing method for laboratories, from bacterial biomass determination to pharmaceutical testing, environmental analysis and…

    Using the PMB’s heat settings for efficient sample drying

    Loss on drying is a key testing method for laboratories, from bacterial biomass determination to pharmaceutical testing, environmental analysis and quality testing. Adam Equipment’s PMB moisture analyser features three drying modes that can be set to start as soon as the PMB’s lid is closed. The PMB allows users to…

    06 Mar 2020
    Containment and pharmaceutical HVAC validation training

    ALPA (Air & Lab Products Africa) recently co-hosted an in-depth training session together with Air Techniques International. Presented by Tim…

    Containment and pharmaceutical HVAC validation training

    ALPA (Air & Lab Products Africa) recently co-hosted an in-depth training session together with Air Techniques International. Presented by Tim Triggs, EMEA Regional Director – Air Techniques International, who flew to South Africa specifically to present the courses on containment and pharmaceutical HVAC validation training, the four courses focussed on:…

    04 May 2020
    Pfeiffer Vacuum showcases Hena 50 and Hena 70 powerful vacuum pumps for mass spectrometer systems

    Air and Vacuum Technologies represent Pfeiffer Vacuum in South Africa and supply Hena 50 and 70 vacuum pumps.

    Pfeiffer Vacuum showcases Hena 50 and Hena 70 powerful vacuum pumps for mass spectrometer systems

    Air and Vacuum Technologies represent Pfeiffer Vacuum in South Africa and supply Hena 50 and 70 vacuum pumps.