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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…

30 Oct 2020
Biodx – continuing the legacy of historic Modderfontein

When Biodx was looking for premises to house their research laboratories and offices in 2006, they couldn’t have wished for…

Biodx – continuing the legacy of historic Modderfontein

When Biodx was looking for premises to house their research laboratories and offices in 2006, they couldn’t have wished for a better match than the former research labs of AECI in the heritage area of Modderfontein. When you visit Biodx you’re immediately struck by the peace and beauty of the area, known…

28 Oct 2020
CAMAG HPTLC advancing chromatographic fingerprinting of medicinal plants for cancer and women’s health

The CAMAG HPTLC system equipped with CAMAG Automatic TLC Sampler 4 (ATS4), CAMAG Automatic Development Chamber 2 (ADC2), CAMAG TLC…

CAMAG HPTLC advancing chromatographic fingerprinting of medicinal plants for cancer and women’s health

The CAMAG HPTLC system equipped with CAMAG Automatic TLC Sampler 4 (ATS4), CAMAG Automatic Development Chamber 2 (ADC2), CAMAG TLC Visualizer 2 and CAMAG HPTLC Software (VisionCATS) was purchased by Prof. Manimbulu Nlooto from the University of Limpopo (UL). Prof. Manimbulu is the Head of Department of Pharmacy at the…

27 Oct 2020
Profiling of medicinal plant extracts using CAMAG HPTLC

The CAMAG HPTLC system equipped with CAMAG Automatic TLC Sampler 4 (ATS4), CAMAG Automatic Development Chamber 2 (ADC2), CAMAG TLC…

Profiling of medicinal plant extracts using CAMAG HPTLC

The CAMAG HPTLC system equipped with CAMAG Automatic TLC Sampler 4 (ATS4), CAMAG Automatic Development Chamber 2 (ADC2), CAMAG TLC Visualizer 2 and CAMAG HPTLC Software (visionCATS) was purchased by the Chemistry Department through the HoD, Dr Buyiswa Hlangothi. Dr Hlangothi is the Natural Products Chemistry research leader in the…

28 Sep 2020
Analysing Mercury and other hydride forming Metalloids with PS Analytica

P S Analytical is a leading company in the manufacture and supply of instrumentation for the analysis of Mercury (Hg),…

Analysing Mercury and other hydride forming Metalloids with PS Analytica

P S Analytical is a leading company in the manufacture and supply of instrumentation for the analysis of Mercury (Hg), Arsenic (As), Selenium (Se), Antimony (Sb), Bismuth (Bi) and Tellurium (Te) in all matrices. Systems generally utilise Atomic Fluorescence Spectroscopy which offers many advantages over other techniques (such as Atomic…

28 Sep 2020
Analysis of disinfectants and disinfecting substances – ASTM and WHO approved Metrohm methods

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the use of disinfectant to combat the spreading of the virus, besides regular hand washing,…

Analysis of disinfectants and disinfecting substances – ASTM and WHO approved Metrohm methods

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the use of disinfectant to combat the spreading of the virus, besides regular hand washing, remains important. Not only can we analyse soaps and key surfactants by titration but also disinfectants and key components in disinfectants, such as hydrogen peroxide or sodium hypochlorite. Peroxides are…

22 Sep 2020
COVID-19 places supply chain management under spotlight warns Ikhaya

As the pharmaceutical industry eagerly anticipates the creation and distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine and the pandemic itself shines a…

COVID-19 places supply chain management under spotlight warns Ikhaya

As the pharmaceutical industry eagerly anticipates the creation and distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine and the pandemic itself shines a spotlight on health and safety issues, companies will need to be increasingly vigilant when it comes to maintaining the cold chain during the storage and transportation of sensitive products, says…


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