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New safety standards for private swimming pools – and a fence is no longer good enough
25 May 2019, Saturday
The SABS is in the final stages of updating rules for private swimming pools, because kids are still drowning.  The latest standard says that a fence around a swimming...
CLEAN UP AND RECYCLE WEEK: 10-15 September 2018.
25 May 2019, Saturday
Pick n Pay has outlined a number of initiatives it plans to implement to reduce the use of plastic in-store that it is not recycled or recyclable. Food Lovers...
WHY RECYCLE FLUORESCENT TUBES?
25 May 2019, Saturday
Luminophorous powder contains significant concentrations of mercury, which makes it highly hazardous in nature. Mercury can affect most organs in the human body, including the brain, particularly foetuses. Therefore...
World Without Waste
25 May 2019, Saturday
RECYCLING: Coca Cola Company has launched a “World Without Waste” campaign and has pledged to collect and recycle 100% of its packaging worldwide and to manufacture its bottles using...
Publication Date for ISO 45001 Announced
25 May 2019, Saturday
Publication Date for ISO 45001 Announced
Internal Quality Auditor Training
25 May 2019, Saturday
Join us for this popular training course on the 04th of July 2017.  The facilitator will outline the approach to auditing based on ISO 9001:2015.  Case studies and practical...
Integrated SHEQ Management Systems Training
25 May 2019, Saturday
Join us from the 19-21st of July 2017 for this training.  This three day popular training course provides delegates with the skills and techniques required to effectively implement and audit...
ISO 45001 May 2017 Update
25 May 2019, Saturday
The second Draft International Standard (DIS) of ISO 45001 will be published on 19 May 2017 and the ballot period will end 13 July 2017. This voting stage enables ISO members involved in...
Formal Risk Management and ISO 9001:2015?
25 May 2019, Saturday
Does ISO 9001:2015 require a formal risk management approach as does ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001? A number of certification body auditors seem to insist on this. In fact,...
SQF Food Safety Code for Manufacturing Edition 8
25 May 2019, Saturday
SQF Food Safety Code for Manufacturing Edition 8 has recently been published.  Some of the changes include the following: As with other management system changes, there is greater emphasis...