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US set to reimpose tariffs on SA goods

President Barack Obama is set to announce that he is suspending duty-free treatment of South African agricultural products under the African Growth and Opportunity Act...

4 Jan 2016 12:58

Hundreds hospitalised in mass Vietnam food poisoning

HANOI - Hundreds of workers at a Hong Kong-owned garment factory in Vietnam which makes lingerie for labels like Victoria's Secret and Wacoal have been hospitalised with food-poisoning...

30 Dec 2015 04:52

Rentokil offers advice on choosing a professional and reputable pest control partner

Choosing a professional, registered and reputable pest control partner is critical if you want to combat pest infestations in a safe and environmentally responsible fashion...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 10 Dec 2015 12:16

Tips from the experts on how to get rid of flies this summer

The experts at Rentokil give advice on getting rid of flies and preventing a fly infestation this summer...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 25 Nov 2015 12:22

Initial Hygiene discusses the importance of sanitation on World Toilet Day

Most of us take for granted that at any point in our day we'll have access to a clean and functional toilet, but do we ever spare a thought for those people that don't have ready access to a toilet?...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 19 Nov 2015 10:53

Are pests scaring you out of your home this Halloween? The experts at Rentokil are a pest's worst nightmare

For some people there is nothing as scary as the thought of pests invading in their home. The experts at Rentokil are made of sterner stuff, and this year for Halloween, they're turning the tables on pests...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 30 Oct 2015 10:58

Global Handwashing Day focuses on how handwashing can save lives

15 October is Global Handwashing day; a day dedicated to increasing awareness around the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent disease and save lives...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 14 Oct 2015 12:32

Can green cleaning achieve hygienic results?

According to an article entitled The New Cleaning Motto, the professional cleaning industry's approach to cleaning should rank people's health first on its list of priorities...

2 Sep 2015 14:26

Too much salt in fast food for children

Many of the children's meals served up by international fast-food chains in SA contain dangerously high levels of salt, according to a new survey that adds to the pressure on the sector to offer up healthier products...

18 Aug 2015 11:45

Retail safety in a world of malls

South Africa has an ever-increasing number of shopping malls. While they offer consumers convenience and retailers good volumes of foot traffic, safety risks are a significant concern that need to be carefully managed and can be mitigated by using the right tools...

By Grant Dunnington 17 Aug 2015 08:00

Promeal is awarded global certificate for food safety

Western Cape-based pet food manufacturer Promeal has been awarded the British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standard for Food Safety Certification...

13 Aug 2015 15:10

India seeks US$100m in damages from Nestlé

NEW DELHI - India's government is seeking damages of nearly $100 million from Nestle for "unfair trade practices" after the food safety watchdog banned its hugely popular Maggi noodles brand...

13 Aug 2015 07:00

Scientists find that exposure to nature is good for your mental health

Whilst urbanisation comes with many benefits, it also comes with increased levels of mental illness, which may be explained by decreased contact with nature...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 29 Jul 2015 12:29

Initial adds new products to award-winning Signature range

Initial Hygiene, a leading provider of hygiene services in South Africa, has added two new products to its award-winning Signature range of bathroom products...

Issued by Rentokil Initial 27 Jul 2015 12:38

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