Skip to content
FREE Shipping throughout South Africa 🇿🇦
FREE Shipping throughout South Africa 🇿🇦
New Source of Nitrogen Dioxide Pollution in Mpumalanga - Solenco South Africa

New Source of Nitrogen Dioxide Pollution in Mpumalanga

Eskom’s cluster of 12 coal-fired power stations in Mpumalanga is the biggest source of nitrogen dioxide pollution in the world, according to environmental rights organisation Greenpeace.
The province also ranked third in the world for the even deadlier sulphur dioxide, emitted by Eskom’s aging coal fleet. 

This is according to two Greenpeace studies, based on a full year’s satellite data analysis. Greenpeace was previously criticised by scientists, including Professor Rebecca Garland from the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, for making this claim based on three months’ “seasonal” data.
Both nitrogen dioxide and sulphur dioxide can have devastating impacts on human health resulting in respiratory conditions, lung and heart disease. 


Invest in an Air Purifier, invest in your health!

Solenco CF8500 Air Purifier

Approved by the Allergy Foundation of South Africa, the Solenco CF8500 Air Purifier is ideal for spaces of up to 40m2. The Solenco CF8500 Air Purifier system offers extremely high air filtration efficiency capturing up to 99.97% of particles including allergens, pollen, dust, smoke and pet dander.

This is done by means of an advance multi-stage cleaning system:

  • Pre-filter (removes the large airborne particles)
  • True HEPA filter (removes particles from the air as small as 0.3 microns – smaller than the eye can see)
  • Carbon filter (removes smells and odours)With its ability to capture and destroy bacteria and viruses


The Solenco CF8500 Air Purifier comes highly recommended to protect public facilities, doctor’s rooms and hospital rooms for patients. It further reduces VOCs, toxic fumes and foul odours.

Unlike many portable air purifiers, the Solenco CF8500 Air Purifier is extremely quiet (less than 29dB on low speed and less than 49dB on high speed). The Solenco CF8500 Air Purifier features feather-touch controls that enable you to quickly and easily change the settings as you run your fingers over the panel. The enhanced charcoal and HEPA filters on the Solenco CF8500 have a rubber gasket seal to ensure that no air leaves the air purifier uncleaned.

Previous article Enhancing Air Conditioning Efficiency with Dehumidification: A Closer Look

Leave a comment

Comments must be approved before appearing

* Required fields