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IFAT Africa is the leading trade fair for water, sewage, refuse and recycling in Southern Africa, featuring solutions from around the world and a high-class forum program addressing trends, challenges and solutions from the water, sewage, refuse and recycling sectors.

Southern Africa has a unique set of environmental challenges and IFAT Africa provides the perfect platform for these challenges to be addressed, making it the not to be missed event for the industry.

Our growing success in industry has welcomed back the co-location of IFAT Africa and analytica Lab Africa, bringing together the full cycle of water treatment, waste management, recycling and laboratory technology.

analytica Lab Africa

Key facts about IFAT Africa:


exhibitors from 19 countries


Country pavilions: Austria, China, Germany, Italy and The Netherlands


square meters of exhibition space

More key facts:

  • Country pavilions from Austria, China, Germany, Italy and The Netherlands
  • High-class supporting program and panel discussions

Leading trade fairs and marketplaces — the global IFAT network

Water extraction and utilization, as well as waste engineering and the recovery and recycling of secondary raw materials are topical issues around the globe. As a reflection of this, IFAT has created an interdisciplinary network with a global reach. IFAT's global events series includes IFAT Munich in Germany, IE expo China, IE expo Guangzhou/Shenzhen and IE expo Chengdu in China, IFAT India in India, IFAT Eurasia in Turkey and IFAT Africa in South Africa.

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