Southern Africa

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    Afrox: CO2 and laparoscopic surgery


    Laparoscopic surgery, commonly called keyhole surgery, is now widely established as a way to minimise patient trauma. The benefits include reduced postoperative pain and scarring, short hospital stays, better patient satisfaction and a much quicker recovery time.

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    Global first from Neo Monitors and RTS Africa


    In a global first, the Norwegian company NEO Monitors has developed a method of measuring H 2 in-situ – the LaserGas 11 SP H2. This is a quantum leap in the measurement of process stream gases; and is a major and highly innovative upgrade to Neo Monitors’ existing infrared tunable ...

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    Afrox: HiQ gases and eye surgery


    Inert speciality gases have been used in eye surgery for more than 100 years, with the use of sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) and perfluoropropane (C3F8) still being the gold standard in eye surgery today.

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    Afrox advances fertility treatment in South Africa


    Afrox has been playing a key role in the success rate of IVF fertility treatment in South Africa.

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    Air Products SA supports Cryozone


    After operating in South Africa for the past year, Cryozone now has a whole-body cryotherapy (WBC) chamber housed on the premises of the Sport Science Institute of South Africa (SSISA), in Cape Town.

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    Atlas Copco applies for licencing of medical gas solutions portfolio


    Atlas Copco has applied for licensing of its turnkey BeaconMedaes ISO 7396-1 accredited medical gas solutions portfolio to the South Africa Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) in line with recent amendments to regulations relating to medical devices and in vitro diagnostics (IVDs).

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    Nitralife and Boland Dry Ice's wet ice blaster


    NitraLife, nitrogen generation pioneers based in Johannesburg, along with its long-term partner Boland Dry Ice, has introduced innovative wet ice blasting technology for the first time ever in South Africa.

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    Afrox partners with Ulula Energy


    Afrox has partnered with Ulula Energy to take gas safety, affordability and convenience into the Western Cape’s informal domestic and residential markets.

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    RTS Africa's Neo Monitors LaserGas analysers


    RTS Africa, distributor of Neo Monitors LaserGas analysers, announces new technological developments.

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    Afrox wins the South African healthcare medical contract


    African Oxygen Limited (Afrox) has been awarded the South African State Healthcare Contract to supply medical gases to Government hospitals, National Treasury has confirmed.