Ash Analyses News

  • Drones used to analyse ash clouds from Guatemalan volcano

    During a ten-day research trip, the team carried out many proof-of-concept flights at the summits of both Volcán de Fuego and Volcán de Pacaya in Guatemala.  Using lightweight modern sensors they measured temperature, humidity and thermal data within the volcanic clouds and took images of multiple eruptions in real-time. This is one of the first times that bespoke ...


    By Cambridge University

  • Exhibiting at EUEC 2017 - San Diego, CA

    Mississippi Lime will be exhibiting at EUEC on Wednesday, February 8th – Friday, February 10th at the San Diego Convention Center, Booth #469. Stop by our booth to discuss: DSI for SO2, SO3, HCI removal High Reactivity Hydrated Lime Products for Air Pollution Control ...


    By Mississippi Lime

  • Try a Computrac for Free

    Our Computrac free trials are designed to give you time to evaluate the instrument and ensure that it is a good fit for your application. Over a period of 2 to 3 weeks you’ll be able to test your own materials and incorporate the instrument into your own processes. You will learn how to set up the instrument, input programs, run samples, and perform weekly and daily performance tests. By ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Quality Control for Powder and Bulk Solids

    Join us May 3-5 in Rosemont, IL at the International Powder and Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition (IPBS) at booth 2544, and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable moisture, solids or ash analyzer can make to your application. Why Choose Computrac®? ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Regulator fines Duke Energy nearly $7M for coal ash spill

    The country's largest electric company is being fined $6.6 million for environmental pollution related to a big spill of liquefied coal ash in 2014, North Carolina environmental regulators said Tuesday. The fine covers violations that Duke Energy admitted when it pleaded guilty to federal pollution crimes nine months ago and agreed to pay $102 million in fines and restitution, the state ...


    By Associated Press

  • Successful Reactions Start with Computrac

    Join us November 17-19 in New York, NY at the Chem Show, booth 718, and see why our instruments are considered the leaders in moisture, solids and ash analysis. If you make a living on chemical reactions, you know that accurate moisture, solids and ash content control is critical to a successful reaction. Our Computrac® line of instruments can provide ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • EPA Approves the State of Kansas’ Coal Ash Management Plan

    Simultaneously with the effective date of the first national regulations for the safe disposal of coal combustion residuals (coal ash) from coal-fired power plants, EPA Region 7 gave conditional approval to the State of Kansas’ plan to implement the rule’s provisions Monday, Oct. 19. “We applaud the State of Kansas for their leadership in protecting human health and the ...

  • Judge hits state agency over Duke Energy coal ash pollution

    North Carolina's environmental watchdog agency has not been trying very hard to force Duke Energy to clean up toxic groundwater pollution near a coal-burning power plant where neighbors can't drink their well water, a federal judge said. U.S. District Judge Loretta Biggs' comments came in a decision late Tuesday rejecting bids by the ...


    By Associated Press

  • Final shipment of UBC systems to Talin PS in Taiwan

    PROMECON received an order for the delivery of MECONTROL UBC systems by Clyde Bergemann in Beijing, China. The systems are destined to go to Talin Power Station in Taiwan which are erected by IHI corporation out of Japan. The units in Talin power station have wall fired coal boilers for which the unburned carbon content in the fly ash should be measured. PROMECON delivered two Systems (one for ...

  • Duke Energy reaches $7 million deal with NC on coal ash

    Duke Energy agreed Tuesday to pay North Carolina regulators $7 million to settle allegations of groundwater pollution at its coal ash pits and to perform accelerated cleanups costing millions of dollars at four sites. The agreement came as lawyers for the country's largest electric company and the state were preparing courtroom arguments regarding a $25 million fine over groundwater pollution at ...


    By Associated Press

  • Moisture – the ingredient you never want to overlook

    Join us October 7 and 8 in Las Vegas, NV at SupplySide West, booth 450, and see why our instruments are considered the leaders in moisture, solids and ash analysis. As a nutraceutical industry professional, your goal is to make the best products using only the highest quality ingredients. We understand that ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Eaton Showcasing Expanded Power Management Solutions for Reliable, Safe Healthcare at ASHE 2015 Booth #1205 from July 12 through 15

    Power management company Eaton today announced it is showcasing an expanded portfolio of solutions at the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) 2015 annual conference from July 12 through 15, at the John B. Hynes Memorial Convention Center in Boston. In booth #1205, Eaton will highlight its products and services designed to help medical service providers focus investment on patient ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Eaton Sponsors 2015 ASHE Conference, Showcases Solutions for Addressing Complex Healthcare Power Management Challenges at Booth #1205

    Power management company Eaton today announced it is a Gold Level sponsor for the 2015 American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) annual conference from July 12 through 15 at the John B. Hynes Memorial Convention Center in Boston. At the event, Eaton will highlight its critical power management solutions helping the healthcare industry optimize investment while safeguarding patients and ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Upgrade Your Moisture Analysis at IFT15

    Join us at booth #4523 July 12-14 in Chicago, Illinois for the Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Food Expo to learn how OUR science feeds innovation!As a food industry professional, your goal is to make the best products using only the highest quality ingredients. We understand that because we operate according to the ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Volcanic ash study could help keep planes in the skies

    A study on ash blasted from volcanoes is a first step towards accurately assessing where it is safe to fly during eruptions, according to the authors. The researchers found that the ash grains ejected into the atmosphere have diverse shapes and properties. They also learned that big grains can travel further than was previously estimated. All this could improve ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Eaton Showcasing Solutions for Reliable, Efficient and Safe Healthcare at 2015 ASHE PDC Summit in Booth #564 from March 15-18

    Power management company Eaton today announced it is delivering a portfolio of solutions to reliably and safely power health care applications at the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) 2015 Summit and Exhibition on Health Facility Planning, Design and Construction (PDC). Eaton’s products and services are designed to help medical facilities modernize aging infrastructures, ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Duke Energy fined $25 million over coal ash pollution

    North Carolina environmental officials said Tuesday that they are fining Duke Energy $25 million over pollution that has been seeping into groundwater for years from a pair of coal ash pits at a retired power plant. The state Department of Environment and Natural Resources called it the state's largest penalty for environmental damages. It ...


    By Associated Press

  • Blast devastates refinery, sends ash raining down on area

    An explosion devastated a section of a refinery on Wednesday morning, shaking nearby homes, raining down ash and injuring four people. Experts said the disruption to production would likely drive up gas prices in California. The blast at the Exxon Mobil Corp. facility occurred in a recently installed processing facility, Fire Department ...


    By Associated Press

  • EPA coal ash standards a setback for environmental groups

    Six years ago, there was a massive spill of coal ash sludge in Tennessee. Three years later, tons of coal ash swept into Lake Michigan. Last February, there was another spill and gray sludge spewed into the Dan River in North Carolina. With each disaster, environmentalists sounded alarms and called for the byproduct of burning coal to be treated as hazardous ...


    By Associated Press

  • EPA Announces First National Regulations to Safeguard Disposal of Coal Ash

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced the first national regulations to provide for the safe disposal of coal combustion residuals (coal ash) from coal-fired power plants. The final rule establishes safeguards to protect communities from coal ash impoundment failures, like the catastrophic Kingston, Tenn., spill in 2008, and establishes safeguards to prevent groundwater ...

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