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25 Jan 2021
Symrise inspires with captivating content

Symrise’s new blog is expanding the company’s range of communication with fascinating articles about scent, taste, care and nutrition. The…

Symrise inspires with captivating content

Symrise’s new blog is expanding the company’s range of communication with fascinating articles about scent, taste, care and nutrition. The company will take readers on an inspiring and entertaining journey. They will learn from a variety of perspectives about how Symrise products contribute to the well-being and health of people…

25 Jan 2021
South Africa’s COVID-19 variant should be high on the agenda for the international community

Governments need to place more focus on South Africa’s COVID-19 variant, 501.V2, says data and analytics company, GlobalData. It is…

South Africa’s COVID-19 variant should be high on the agenda for the international community

Governments need to place more focus on South Africa’s COVID-19 variant, 501.V2, says data and analytics company, GlobalData. It is now considered more infectious than the UK variant based on its dominance compared with other strains of SARS-CoV-2. Highly infectious Bishal Bhandari, Senior Epidemiologist at GlobalData, comments: “This new strain…

22 Jan 2021
Clere celebrates 60 years of spreading the love for skin

This year heritage skin care brand, Clere is celebrating its 60th anniversary. “The name Clere has been synonymous with soft,…

Clere celebrates 60 years of spreading the love for skin

This year heritage skin care brand, Clere is celebrating its 60th anniversary. “The name Clere has been synonymous with soft, smooth, beautiful looking skin for six decades now. It’s a favourite in both South African homes and those abroad. Over the years Clere has managed to remain relevant, and up…

21 Jan 2021
COVID-19 vaccine – how will Africa keep it cold enough?

While we await the first vaccines to either arrive in the country via air, or under licence from local manufactured…

COVID-19 vaccine – how will Africa keep it cold enough?

While we await the first vaccines to either arrive in the country via air, or under licence from local manufactured sources, there remains another obstacle. The so-called cold supply chain that needs to remain intact when delivering the COVID-19 vaccine to all corners of the country. The temperatures needed for…

18 Jan 2021
Solvay commits to sustainable cyclopentanone production

Solvay has begun a process of decarbonising the cyclopentanone unit of its Melle plant in France. Through an agreement with…

Solvay commits to sustainable cyclopentanone production

Solvay has begun a process of decarbonising the cyclopentanone unit of its Melle plant in France. Through an agreement with an agricultural cooperative for the next 15 years, the entire cyclopentanone production will indeed rely solely on biomethane gas, a green source of energy. The cooperative built a facility to…

18 Jan 2021
Irene Cantos becomes IMCD’s group director Personal Care

IMCD has appointed Irene Cantos as business group director Personal Care, effective 6 January 2021. In her role, Cantos, will…

Irene Cantos becomes IMCD’s group director Personal Care

IMCD has appointed Irene Cantos as business group director Personal Care, effective 6 January 2021. In her role, Cantos, will lead the Business Group Personal Care in becoming the global player of choice for both suppliers and customers in the distribution of speciality ingredients. The group aims to grow both…

13 Jan 2021
EthanolSA launches a Shopify store

In 2020, EthanolSA launched a Shopify store to provide a smoother, convenient experience for clients who need to place their…

EthanolSA launches a Shopify store

In 2020, EthanolSA launched a Shopify store to provide a smoother, convenient experience for clients who need to place their day-to-day orders. Servicing a broad range of industry sectors – from laboratory, medical and manufacturing to cosmetics, perfumery and agricultural – EthanolSA is fully-equipped to customise ethanol according to clients’…

12 Jan 2021
Pfizer-BioNTech leads the COVID-19 vaccine race with forecasted sales of $30 billion

Pfizer-BioNTech’s two-shot mRNA COVID-19 vaccine, BNT-162b2, is expected to be the fist globally available vaccine for COVID-19. It is currently…

Pfizer-BioNTech leads the COVID-19 vaccine race with forecasted sales of $30 billion

Pfizer-BioNTech’s two-shot mRNA COVID-19 vaccine, BNT-162b2, is expected to be the fist globally available vaccine for COVID-19. It is currently the leading prophylactic vaccine for COVID-19 based on forecast sales, expected to generate $30 billion in sales from 2020 to 2026, with peak sales of $13.9bn in 2021, according to…

08 Jan 2021
SAHPRA condemns import and use of Ivermectin for treatment of COVID-19

Despite recent headlines of being Ivermectin being a so-called ‘miracle cure’ for COVID-19, the drug has not been approved by…

SAHPRA condemns import and use of Ivermectin for treatment of COVID-19

Despite recent headlines of being Ivermectin being a so-called ‘miracle cure’ for COVID-19, the drug has not been approved by SAHPRA and any attempt to import the drug into SA will be perceived as unlawful. Ivermectin is not indicated nor approved by SAHPRA for use in humans. No evidence There…

08 Jan 2021
Iberchem strengthens sustainability leadership with new appointment

The Iberchem Group, newly part of the Croda Group, is pleased to announce the reinforcement of its sustainability programme with…

Iberchem strengthens sustainability leadership with new appointment

The Iberchem Group, newly part of the Croda Group, is pleased to announce the reinforcement of its sustainability programme with the appointment of Guillaume Audy as director of corporate communications and sustainability. In his new role, Audy will oversee the company’s sustainable initiatives and operations with internal and external stakeholders.…


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