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Date: 2014/06/30
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:6506
Description: Africa has indigenous natural resource management practices that have been existing many years ago among many diverse ethnic groups. Exploration of such practices can substantially contribute to the n ... More
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Date: 2013/07/19
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:6134
Description: There has been a steady rise in antibiotic resistance of bacteria and this urgently calls for the discovery of alternative therapeutic agents. Honey possesses therapeutic potentials which includes ant ... More
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Date: 2013/07/13
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:6548
Description: Leaves of seventeen medicinal plants used inter alia to treat infections were collected from Phalaborwa, Limpopo Province, South Africa. Plant species used in this investigation were Terminalia serice ... More
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Date: 2012/07/05
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:6549
Description: Clausena anisata (Wild) Hook (Family Rutaceae) is an indigenous Southern African medicinal plant used to treat diabetes mellitus and other diseases. Although, the blood glucose lowering effect of the ... More
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Date: 2012/03/30
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5650
Description: The perpetual quest for more efficient and environment friendly corrosion inhibitors remain a focal point in corrosion control. The use of organic compounds to inhibit corrosion has assumed great sign ... More
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Date: 2012/03/15
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5696
Description: Molasses spent wash contains melanoidin, a dark brown recalcitrant compound. It is not easily biodegraded and causes a number of problems such as reduction in photosynthetic activities and dissolved o ... More
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Date: 2012/02/29
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:7079
Description: The aim of this study is to assess the quality of the groundwater currently supplied to the rural communities of the North West Province. Groundwater samples collected from 100 boreholes in these rura ... More
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Date: 2012/02/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5698
Description: In many peri-urban areas of Kenya, potable piped water does not exist and where it does, it is rarely reliable. Thus, in such areas, residents heavily rely on groundwater sources for their daily survi ... More
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Date: 2012/01/16
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5783
Description: The energy required in an electroplating process and the material costs are important considerations in product manufacturing. The most important plating criteria, however, are quality and the uniform ... More
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Date: 2011/12/16
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:6997
Description: Poor performance of local binder of foundry core in casting has been a major concern recently. The effect of some local binder on the mechanical properties of a core has been studied in an attempt to ... More
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Date: 2011/12/05
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5044
Description: Novel nanostructured hydrotalcite (HT) adsorption medium was prepared and its ability to remove Pb(II) from aqueous solution was demonstrated. The media was characterized using Fourier transform infra ... More
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Date: 2011/10/26
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:6521
Description: Inhibition of intestinal α-amylase and α-glucosidase is an important strategy to control post-prandial hyperglycemia associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus. In vitro inhibitory effects of crude Scle ... More
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Date: 2011/09/30
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:6325
Description: Tourism policies and guidelines have been created by public sector and industry organisations around the world. In South Africa the government has indicated that sustainable and responsible tourism is ... More
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Date: 2011/09/30
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5665
Description: Polymer-noble metal nanocomposites have been extensively investigated due to their potential ability to provide materials with novel mechanical, electronic or chemical behaviour for technological appl ... More
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Date: 2011/09.19
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:7033
Description: This work investigates the effect of some essential plating variable of zinc electro-deposition on low carbon steel substrates. The variation of plating parameter, the depth of immersion, distance bet ... More
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