June 10, 2019

listeriosis lurking around every corner?

DOES SOUTH AFRICA MEET WORLD HEALTH STANDARDS IN FOOD PROCESSING AND PREPARATION According to the World Health Organisation South Africa sorely lacks in the field of […]
June 3, 2019

waiting for disaster to strike

waiting for disaster to strike Is government waiting until a deadly waterborne disease breaks out before it attends to the massive sewage problem South Africa is […]
May 22, 2019

28 countries ban the use of Glyphosate – the key ingredient in Roundup

28 countries ban the use of Glyphosate – the key ingredient in Roundup Following the landmark case against Monsanto, which saw them being found liable for […]
February 12, 2019
Cyril Ramaphosa behind incubation programmes

cyril gives entrepreneurs hope

reinvigorating the incubator programme following 2019 SONA speech During his highly anticipated SONA speech last week in parliament President Cyril Ramaphosa said the following: “We have […]
February 4, 2019
Heavy rains due to climate change

climate change and heavy rains spells bad news for many

climate change and heavy rains spells bad news for many     You just have to tune into almost any news channel, local or international to […]
November 7, 2018
Low down on hand sanitisers

are hand sanitisers the answer for schools?

are hand sanitisers the answer for schools? In recent media coverage there has been talk of introducing hand sanitisers rather than traditional washing facilities in schools. […]
October 22, 2018
Water is our most valuable resource

water – worth more than oil or gold

water – worth more than oil or gold It’s a well-known saying that the next world war will be fought over water and according to Lester […]
October 11, 2018
Disinfectants can clean our food

the red, shiny apple conundrum

the red, shiny apple conundrum There’s just something so appealing about a shiny piece of fruit. It entices you to take a bite out of it, […]
October 3, 2018
Trust

listeriosis outbreak over – really?

listeriosis outbreak over – really? At a media briefing last Monday, 3rdSeptember, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced with pride that the country’s Listeriosis outbreak was officially […]