Earth Overshoot Day

Earth Overshoot Day

Yesterday, Monday 29th August 2019 was the so-called Earth Overshoot Day when mankind had used up its allowance of natural resources such as water, soil and clean air for all of 2019. This means that humanity has used “nature” 1.75 times faster than earth’s ability to regenerate utilized resources. This date has been calculated each…

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South Africa Needs Investment in the Water Industry

South Africa Needs Investment in the Water Industry

“South Africa’s water story is not a good one,” so said Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu. “Over three-million people still do not have access to a basic water supply service and 14.1-million people do not have access to safe sanitation. South Africa invests R42-billion a year into water infrastructure, and R13-billion into…

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Scientists Turn Plastic Water Bottles into Jet Fuel

Scientists Turn Plastic Water Bottles into Jet Fuel

Researchers at Washington State University have discovered a method for turning plastic waste into jet fuel. They melted plastic waste at high temperatures between 430°C and 571°C along with activated carbon as a catalyst. The scientists combined waste products such as plastic bags, water bottles and milk bottles, grinding them down to three millimeter pellets….

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Werner Baumann was made CEO of Bayer and on 24th May 2016

Werner Baumann was made CEO of Bayer and on 24th May 2016

On 1st May 2016 Werner Baumann was made CEO of Bayer and on 24th May 2016 Bayer made its intentions clear that it wanted to team up with Monsanto with whom it had designed Agent Orange which killed millions of Vietnamese. And in June 2018 the marriage was consummated and then the chickens started coming…

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Filcon Filters’ management is deeply concerned about the pollution of rivers and oceans

Filcon Filters’ management is deeply concerned about the pollution of rivers and oceans

Filcon Filters’ management is deeply concerned about the pollution of rivers and oceans. As a consequence we believe that it is important to share in making known the contamination we hear about. The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry meeting in Finland released a study showing that world wide hundreds of rivers are contaminated with…

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NITROGEN GENERATORS AVAILABLE FROM FILCON DO THE JOB

NITROGEN GENERATORS AVAILABLE FROM FILCON DO THE JOB

A well known roofing systems manufacturer needed a reliable source of clean, dry 99% purity nitrogen for chemical blanketing. They contacted our suppliers, nano-purification solutions for assistance. The answer a nano NNG-2130 with a compressed air treatment package to generate nitrogen on-site which has allowed them to Eliminate the gas company Reduce their operating costs…

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Customers Give Filcon a Good Report

Customers Give Filcon a Good Report

Throughout the year we send out a Feedback Report to our customers to get their assessment of how well we are doing. We strive to give the very best service possible and would love to get a scorecard showing 100% customer satisfaction. As it happens, we received  response from 49 customers who collectively gave us…

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Filcon Filters the sole agent & distributor of FTC

Filcon Filters the sole agent/distributor of the products from FTC (Filtration Technology Corporation of Houston, USA) announce the introduction of a new line of gas coalescence elements which have been especially engineered to provide the most cost effective high efficiency liquid coalescence of gas streams on the market. The introduction of proprietary interception, coalescence and…

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