HEPRO Cape (Pty) Ltd is the only commercial scale irradiator in the Western Cape and has been in operation since 1986.

The mission of the company is to provide the highest standard of irradiation service to a wide range of customers in different industries who
require their product to be irradiated as part of their Quality Assurance step in supplying the end user with a safe and superior quality product.

The company consists of a group of dedicated employees each with their own set of skills and many years of service form a cohesive group
working together to ensure the best for the customer’s product.

HEPRO Cape (Pty) Ltd’s services serve many purposes and are offered to a wide range of industries including Spices, Export Fruit, Fresh Produce,
Animal Health Products, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Medical Devices, Laboratory Consumables, Imported Honey, Phytosanitary Quarantine Control.

The company has certification by internationally approved bodies for ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 along with numerous customer audits and
other certifications which are conducted annually.





about us

HEPRO Cape was established in 1985 by a group of South African investors who saw irradiation as the technology of the future.



Browse our frequently asked questions about irradiation, and how irradiation can serve many purposes.



Check out the services we offer, and how we help clients with our knowledge and professional support.


Irradiation of Food

July 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Cherin studied BSc Hons (Genetics) at the University of Pretoria and was involved in the commercial sale of equipment to laboratories. She obtained an MBA from the University of Cape Town and has been employed by HEPRO [...]

FOOD IRRADIATION Prepared by FACS Scientific Director 2009 and updated by Rocco Basson PhD, FRIC 2016

August 19th, 2016|0 Comments

What is Food Irradiation? In the South African context, Food irradiation is the treatment of food with very short electromagnetic waves, in order to improve its safety, acceptability or shelf-lift.  These waves are many times [...]

This year HEPRO turns 30

July 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Hepro Cape (Pty) Ltd turned 30 on 1 August 2016. We are very proud of the longstanding association with all the industries utilising our services. We thank our customers for their loyal support. None of [...]