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14 Apr 2021
The Water-Wise City is a smart choice to optimise Africa’s water infrastructure

The concept of the Water-Wise City, as outlined by the International Water Association (IWA), is a key initiative to assist…

The Water-Wise City is a smart choice to optimise Africa’s water infrastructure

The concept of the Water-Wise City, as outlined by the International Water Association (IWA), is a key initiative to assist cities conserve this precious resource. What’s more, Water-Wise Cities are liveable, resilient, sustainable and productive. “It is all about diversifying and integrating the urban water cycle into the design of…

14 Apr 2021
#SaveRalph: Short film aims to ban animal testing in SA

Hollywood filmmakers and movie stars have joined forces with Humane Society International to produce a powerful stop-motion animated short film,…

#SaveRalph: Short film aims to ban animal testing in SA

Hollywood filmmakers and movie stars have joined forces with Humane Society International to produce a powerful stop-motion animated short film, #SaveRalph, to end cosmetic testing on animals around the world, including South Africa. Although banned in 40 countries, the practice is still legal in most of the world, and is…

13 Apr 2021
Skills, collaboration needed to overcome growing water challenges

Capacity development and closer collaboration between public and private sector stakeholders will be necessary if South Africa is to halt…

Skills, collaboration needed to overcome growing water challenges

Capacity development and closer collaboration between public and private sector stakeholders will be necessary if South Africa is to halt its declining water security challenge. This is according to industry experts and advisors to the IFAT Africa trade show and forum, who were speaking to mark South Africa’s National Water…

12 Apr 2021
Proudly SA anti-viral textile solution launches to fight COVID

Protection against a multitude of pathogens Proactive Alchemy has launched a certified, anti-viral textile solution, which de-activates COVID-19 and other…

Proudly SA anti-viral textile solution launches to fight COVID

Protection against a multitude of pathogens Proactive Alchemy has launched a certified, anti-viral textile solution, which de-activates COVID-19 and other viral pathogens on contact, providing unparalleled protection and setting a new industry benchmark for medical-grade PPE for multi-industry use. This is according to Kenny Tennant, CEO of Proactive Alchemy, which…

15 Mar 2021
Unlocking the secrets to preventing extinction of the African Penguin

The Avian Flu Research Trust The devastating effect of the first ever recorded epidemic of the highly pathogenic Avian Influenza…

Unlocking the secrets to preventing extinction of the African Penguin

The Avian Flu Research Trust The devastating effect of the first ever recorded epidemic of the highly pathogenic Avian Influenza virus in 2018 resulted in a significant die-off of seabirds, including African penguins, thereby further affecting this already threatened species found only along the western and southern coast of Africa;…

08 Mar 2021
Providing complete sample preparation solutions for chemists

Multiwave 7000 – Microwave digestion at its best Complete digestion for all kinds of samples in one single run All…

Providing complete sample preparation solutions for chemists

Multiwave 7000 – Microwave digestion at its best Complete digestion for all kinds of samples in one single run All samples – in one run – using the same method: the pressurized digestion cavity (PDC) for temperatures up to 300 °C and pressures up to 199 bar revolutionizes your sample…

14 Jan 2021
Solis analytical and semi microbalances for waste analysis

Analytical balances are essential tools for waste treatment plants. Whether samples are measured directly, or reagents and standards are prepared…

Solis analytical and semi microbalances for waste analysis

Analytical balances are essential tools for waste treatment plants. Whether samples are measured directly, or reagents and standards are prepared by weighing, a reliable and accurate analytical balance is a necessity. Solis analytical and semi micro balances are designed for laboratory professionals. Able to streamline a wide variety of complex…

14 Jan 2021
SA brand Sanitouch gets European Union seal of approval

South African manufacturer Infection Protection Products’ Sanitouch brand has passed the necessary European Standard tests proving its efficacy against the…

SA brand Sanitouch gets European Union seal of approval

South African manufacturer Infection Protection Products’ Sanitouch brand has passed the necessary European Standard tests proving its efficacy against the Covid-19 virus. An internationally UKAS accredited testing laboratory performed the testing on Sanitouch’s products including their pre-saturated wipe range of trolley wipes, hand and surface sanitiser range, medical products and…

01 Jan 2021
Anton Paar Multicube 48 – trendsetting open-vessel digestion

Multicube 48 is a robust laboratory hot block for open-vessel acid digestion, evaporation and concentration of samples, as well as other…

Anton Paar Multicube 48 – trendsetting open-vessel digestion

Multicube 48 is a robust laboratory hot block for open-vessel acid digestion, evaporation and concentration of samples, as well as other applications requiring elevated temperatures. The PFA-coated graphite block in its corrosion-resistant FEP-coated housing is designed for reliable, trouble-free preparation of large batches of a wide range of samples. Precise temperature…

05 Nov 2020
Your business got hacked? Here are five things to do next

The recent Experian data breach saw close to 800 000 businesses’ along with over 24 million South Africans’ information left…

Your business got hacked? Here are five things to do next

The recent Experian data breach saw close to 800 000 businesses’ along with over 24 million South Africans’ information left on the internet exposed to cybercriminals. After Experian’s earlier announcement that the stolen data had been retrieved and accounted for, the data has surprisingly resurfaced again on the internet, now…


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