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25th Feb 2020

An A for Nestlé

Nestlé is recognised for its actions to cut emissions, mitigate climate risks and develop the low-carbon economy “Nestlé is pleased to be on the Carbon...

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25th Feb 2020

Lend an ear

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), depression and anxiety cost the global economy one trillion United States dollars (more than R15 trillion) per...

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12th Feb 2020

Application case: Colour-coded maintenance safety in the food industry with Lockout/Tagout

In order to service machinery safely at a large food processing facility, all machine energy sources need to be secured and de-energised Clear visual...

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11th Feb 2020

New year, more challenges

Gary Jack, president of Chubb Insurance South Africa, believes that some of 2019’s key insurance-market challenges are likely to be repeated this year “The...

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11th Feb 2020

Introducing the SHEQMAG Awards!

The International Labour Organization (ILO), a United Nations agency, estimates that approximately 2,3-million people succumb to work-related accidents or diseases globally every year That...

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29th Jan 2020

Plant-based sausages make their debut

Global food giant Nestlé is set to launch a number of plant-based sausages in Europe and the United States, claiming that the foodstuffs look,...

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29th Jan 2020

Toyota ramping up local environmental programmes

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) is ramping up its local environmental initiatives, implementing a strategy that involves all of its 219 Toyota and Lexus...

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29th Jan 2020

Application case: Multi-site Lockout/Tagout at a large beverage company

The variety of machinery and pipes in need of regular maintenance requires beverage companies to have several specialised teams of employees and contractors, who...

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29th Jan 2020

‘More transparency needed on global deforestation’

In a recently released report, CDP – a respected international non-profit organisation, which runs a global environmental disclosure system – estimates that about five-million...

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15th Jan 2020

Rope access reduces downtime for petrochemical producer

In a first for rope-access specialist Skyriders, ultra-high-pressure blasting was used to systematically remove a layer of cementitious fireproofing and insulating material from a...

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15th Jan 2020

Nespresso seeks to revive Mozambique’s coffee industry

Swiss company aims to promote sustainable farming practices and agroforestry, while improving farmers’ livelihoods through capacity and skills building As part of its Reviving...

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15th Jan 2020

Volkswagen produces world-class quality

A recent audit of various quality management systems in place at Volkswagen Group South Africa has reaffirmed the organisation’s position as a world-class manufacturer...

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4th Dec 2019

Enable safer machine interventions

Reduce accidents at work during machine interventions with Lockout/Tagout from Brady. Discover our complete Lockout/Tagout solution! Everywhere you want to go with your Lockout/Tagout...

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4th Dec 2019

Bentley puts down new roots

Tree-planting project acknowledges the role trees play in tackling climate change and protecting biodiversity As Bentley Motors approaches the end of its centenary year,...

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4th Dec 2019

Zero-emission refrigerated quadracycle makes its debut

Environmentally focused eCargo bike is purpose designed to carry chilled or frozen foods United Kingdom (UK)-based Electric Assisted Vehicles Limited (EAV) has launched what...

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