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Using Geosynthetics in Slope Stability

by Agru America, Inc.  (May 12, 2015)

The majority of slope failures within the geosynthetics industry can often be avoided with proper engineering and material selection. However, the factors that affect slope stability can be difficult to discern and measure. Soil thickness, seepage forces, seismic forces, gas uplift, geomembrane texturing, engineering and provision of reinforcing ...

ISCO Treatment of Gasoline in Soil and Groundwater - Case Study

by EN Rx  (Apr. 30, 2015)

Gasoline contaminants in soil and ground water Currently, it is a common practice to complete some type of biological or chemical oxidant treatment to an open excavation in the hopes that it has some positive effect on the future need for additional treatment. For almost all of these treatments, it is impossible to determine what the actual ...

Seven Things about Air Pollution Control, You Should Know

by Catalytic Products International (CPI)  (Jan. 8, 2015)

Air pollution control is necessary for healthful environs and well-being. The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry states, “Pollution usually refers to the presence of substances that are either present in the environment where it doesn't ...

Are GAS-FIRED Burner Technologies Really The Best Choice for ISTR Cleanups?

by Soil-Therm Equipment, Inc.  (Mar. 16, 2015)

Its an exciting time. In-Situ Thermal Remediation (ISTR) shows great promise and has proven to be an extremely effective method for cleaning a wide range of Contaminants of Concern (COC’s) at contaminated sites. Most recently, gas-fired soil heating technologies are entering the market with promises of much cheaper natural gas heating, ...

Questions and answers about oil and gas wastewater spills

by Associated Press  (Jan. 21, 2015)

Nearly 3 million gallons of briny water generated by crude oil production has leaked from a North Dakota pipeline and reached two creeks, making it the biggest spill of this type of wastewater since the state's Bakken formation oil boom began in 2006. Here are some questions and answers about oil and gas saltwater spills: Q: What does this ...

Novel diesel-oil-degrading bacteria and fungi from the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest

by IWA Publishing  (May 18, 2015)

Isolating new diesel-oil-degrading microorganisms from crude-oil contaminated sites and evaluating their degradation capacities are vitally important in the remediation of oil-polluted environments and crude-oil exploitation. In this research, new hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria and fungi were isolated from the crude-oil contaminated soil of the ...

The Eco‐Environmental Solution for Expedient Construction of Helicopter Landing Pads - Case Study

by Presto Geosystems  (May 7, 2015)

Environmental and Other Challenges As oil exploration efforts expand around the world, balancing the need to access land while adhering to environmental regulations and maintaining a minimal footprint can be a challenge. Access and transportation of materials into oil, gas, and mineral exploration sites create logistical challenges that ...

Deadly Hexavalent Chromium in Soil

by ABCOV Companies  (Aug. 1, 2014)

Merging technologies will change over Hexavalent Chromium in soil to Trivalent Chromium, effectively stopping Hexavalent Chromium from becoming dangerously airborne or becoming even more deadly by migrating into the water table. There are three valences of Chromium: 1) Chromium—safe to humans, 2) Trivalent Chromium—safe and an ...

EN Rx Chemical Oxidants Treat Free Product

by EN Rx  (May 20, 2015)

CASE STUDY #0116 GATE 1204 PILOT, SEBRING, FL SITE OVERVIEW Active gas station in Sebring, FL FDEP Site Number: 8629375 ...

Method of low temperature pyrolysis as an answer for PCBs utilization.

by Technokomplex  (May 21, 2015)

When people buy new computers, TV-sets or trendy mobile phones they do not think much about the future of substituted models. In a consumer society where devices are changed due to their obsolescence rather than break down the problem of pollution by e-wastes becomes more relevant. Disposal of printed circuit ...

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