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5 April 2018 Diversification sees I-CAT expand its Fire and Agri-Forestry Divisions
A successful diversification strategy has seen I-CAT expand two of its biggest growth areas at the moment, namely its Fire and Agri-Forestry Divisions.
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22 March 2018 Environmental compliance is important for both mines and communities
Environmental compliance is extremely important in the mining industry due to the fact that dust suppression affects not only the health and safety of mine workers, but that of surrounding communities as well.
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20 February 2018 I-CAT offers end-to-end integrated dust-management solutions
I-CAT offers highly-effective dust-suppression systems for mines, based on extensive research and development, coupled with affordability. Thus it is able to provide end-to-end integrated dust-management solutions...
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9 February 2018 I-CAT can customise fire-suppression systems for mining environments
It is essential to have a well-implemented maintenance regime in place in order to prevent fire incidents on mining vehicles. In addition, any fire-suppression system installed must not only represent the latest...
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8 December 2017 I-CAT develops innovative surfactant for agricultural industry
Boosting nutrient and fertiliser uptake through roots and foliage is a key focus area of the agricultural industry in order to increase productivity. Therefore I-CAT Agri-Forestry Solutions has developed EXLGro, a...
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2 October 2017 River systems as a habitat for fauna and flora
River and stream systems play an important role in the hydrogeological cycle and transportation of water to estuaries and eventually the ocean. The role of rivers however is far greater as it provides habitat for...
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7 September 2017 Advanced hydrogel technology for water and nutrient management
Advanced hydrogel technology for water and nutrient management is available from I-CAT Agri-Forestry Solutions for a range of applications, from commercial agriculture to landscaping, sod and grass seeding, plant...
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14 July 2017 I-CAT offers expert assistance with waste-management compliance
Compliance with current waste-management legislation, combined with frequent amendments to this legislation and the applicable regulations, remains problematic across most industries in South Africa.
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26 June 2017 I-CAT is at the forefront of fire-protection innovation for mining
Recent tests conducted by Sasol and I-CAT have proven conclusively that dry chemical powder extinguishers are ineffective against rubber fires and conveyor belt and tyre fires, both encountered in underground mining...
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24 May 2017 Innovative surfactants enhance firefighting and dust suppression
Innovative surfactants developed by I-CAT boost the fire-extinguishing and dust-suppression capability and effectiveness of water. Known as iFire and iMist respectively, these new products are the end result of...
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