Monthly Archives for March 2016
chemical resistance boots

Commonly encountered chemicals in industry

Working in industrial professions comes with certain hazards. Whilst some may see these as the obvious ones like heights, heavy machinery and harsh conditions, the less evident ones sometimes pose the greatest risk to human health. The chemicals used in industrial applications are vast and have dangerous side effects when exposed to them. Whilst chemical […]

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mining gumboots

South Africa’s most famous mines

The mining industry in South Africa shaped the country’s future and greatly influenced mining across the continent of Africa. It also made way for innovation in the realm of industrial apparatus like tools and PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) such as mining gumboots. Whether it’s gold, platinum, palladium, iron ore, diamonds or coal, South Africa has […]

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PVC Boots

The many uses for PVC

Standing for polyvinyl chloride, PVC is a man-man substance used the world over to manufacture some of our most important goods. Its versatility means that it can be used in a wide range of finished products, some of which are quite surprising. We have highlighted some of uses for PVC below and you may be […]

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