Irradiation of Food

July 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|

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|Categories: Uncategorised|

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|Categories: Uncategorised|

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 [...]

Farmer’s Weekly

July 13th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorised|

GRAPE EXPORTS TO US SET TO INCREASE, THANKS TO NEW IRRADIATION SYSTEM Hepro Cape irradiator could help South Africa’s table grape producers to once again satisfy the phytosanitary requirements of the US. Table grape exports [...]