Environmental Containment News

  • Ultrafine Bubble-enhanced Ozonation for Water Treatment

    Research into ozone ultrafine bubble technology for the treatment of captured produce wash water showing the benefits In some studies, it has been observed that in certain cases water containing fine bubbles and ultrafine bubbles have been effective in removing biofilms and killing bacteria given a long enough treatment time. Read the full article on ...


    By acniti LLC

  • Groundwater Atlas for pesticides

    The recently published Groundwater Atlas for pesticides provides an overview of where and when pesticides have been found in groundwater. The results can be used to improve water quality in the Netherlands. The data will be used by the Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb) to monitor groundwater quality. The Groundwater Atlas was developed between 2015 and ...

  • Groundwater special section includes three papers on methane occurrences above gas plays

    If you’re a member of the NGWA Scientists and Engineers Section, you received or will soon receive the Groundwater® July-August 2017 issue that has a special section featuring three papers on methane occurrences above gas ...

  • New EA15 completes solid state electric actuator family

    GF Piping Systems has added the new EA15 electric actuator to its recently introduced Type EA25-250 Electric Actuator Series. The new EA15 is ideal for smaller diameter, open/close ball valve applications in chemical processing, refrigeration and water treatment. ...

  • OSHA finds machine safety hazards, silica overexposure at Ohio steel plant

    Amsted Rail Company Inc., a manufacturer of cast steel freight components, faces $610,034 in proposed penalties from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration after agency investigators found workers at its Groveport plant exposed to machine hazards and silica. OSHA found one worker was hospitalized after suffering severe ...

  • Know how to work in heat safely

    June is National Safety Month so NGWA urges you to review tips on how to handle working in the high temperatures of summer by reading the article “Working in Extreme Heat.” The article, which was published in the Water Well Journal® June 2017 issue, is authored by Gary Hix, RG, CWD/PI.  The ...

  • How a Plant Manager’s HVAC Problems Can Spark Product Innovation

    If you’re a plant operations or maintenance manager, then you’re inherently a problem solver too. So when a big problem comes along, it’s tempting to feel as if you have to figure it out on your own. This type of problem solving can be a relatively slow and stressful process when the equipment at risk is worth millions of dollars, and a trial and error approach is ...

  • Treatment of Remediated Nitrate Salts Begins

    The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Environmental Management Los Alamos Field Office (EM-LA) and Los Alamos National Security, LLC (LANS) have begun to treat the drums of remediated nitrate salts (RNS) at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). Approximately one RNS drum will be treated per day at the Waste Characterization, Reduction, and Repackaging Facility. It is expected that treatment of ...

  • Upcoming keynote presenter shares challenges, success stories in cleanup of groundwater contamination at DoD sites

    Maureen Sullivan of the U.S. Department of Defense will present her keynote address, “Adapting to Changing Environments: Water as a Mission-Critical Resource,” at the upcoming Groundwater Solutions: Innovating to Address Emerging Issues for Groundwater Resources conference, August 8-9 in Arlington, ...

  • A New State of Mine at CIM 2017 (Canadian Institute of Mining)

    Be sure to visit Albarrie at Booth #1423 to talk about Mining and enter for a chance to win a Samsung tablet!  With our primary customers being large Mining companies, Albarrie has extensive experience and expertise tackling particulate filtration. We understand the importance of effectively managing operating costs while achieving environmental compliance in the Mining industry.   ...


    By Albarrie Canada Limited

  • Dual Phase Environmental Remediation

    ESD Waste2Water prepares to ship another fully integrated, environmental remediation system inside a 30’ Cargo Container to a major oil company’s site in Mexico.  This Dual Phase Product Recovery System is equipped with: Air Supply Compressor; (8) Point Air Supply Manifold; (8) Dual Phase Recovery Manifold; Recovery Pumps; Oil Water Separator, Transfer Tanks, 3 Liquid Phase ...


    By ESD Waste2Water, Inc.

  • Florida is Burning: Ready Containment Donates 2 Onion Tanks

    It is all over the news that forest fires are burning throughout the state. So Ready Containment donated two 5000 gallons Onion Tanks to the Florida Forest Service similar to the one shown. The tanks are used to stage water in remote locations for use by the firefighters. Ready Containment, LLC. is proud to be able to help keep the residence of Florida and proerty safe from the States wild fires. ...


    By Ready Containment, LLC

  • ´Remediation Engineering: Design Concepts, Second Edition´ Explores Future of Environmental Remediation

    CRC Press announces the publication of Remediation Engineering: Design Concepts, Second Edition co-authored by the late Dr. Suthan S. Suthersan and colleagues, John Horst, Matthew Schnobrich, Nicklaus Welty, and Jeff McDonough. Two decades ago, contaminated groundwater supplies were addressed by containing football field-sized areas and spending years excavating, ...


    By Arcadis

  • Asbestos Exposures in New York City are Still a Major Health Concern

    Earlier this year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new report about a rise in the number of deaths associated with malignant mesothelioma. Detailed in the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, the number of annual deaths in the United States due to the condition actually increased from 2,479 in 1999 to 2,597 in 2015. Malignant mesothelioma is ...


    By VOETS, LLC

  • Innovation Remains Key to Husky Success

    Since its founding in December 2004, Husky Portable Containment has strove to be the best at everything it does, leading to a series of one-of-a-kind innovations that continue to shape the fire industry. Innovation, however, is only one of several categories that remain at the forefront of Husky's priorities, with the other being quality, customer service, price and lead time. Excelling in these ...


    By Husky Portable Containment

  • Exposure to Asbestos Still a Major Health Issue in Puerto Rico

    In early March, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new report about an increase in the number of deaths associated with malignant mesothelioma. The rise in deaths was detailed in the CDC’sMorbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. It showed the number of annual deaths due to the condition actually increased from 2,479 in 1999 to 2,597 in 2015. People diagnosed with ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • How can you reduce maintenance expenditures?

    You are currently using mechanical flowmeters to measure the polymer output in your resin plant. In addition to the challenge of controlling the viscosity of the resin in your stirring vessel, you also have to perform regular maintenance on your device. Frequent filter cleaning is needed to prevent a clogged mechanical device shutting down your process. We can help with our best-in-class ...


    By Endress Hauser

  • Bad Axe Products is Proud to Introduce Particulate Conqueror

    Bad Axe Products, LLC, recently introduced a new product to the restoration and remediation industry that is improving project processes and enhancing post-remedial clearance results.  Known as Bad Axe Particulate Conqueror (aka Bad Axe PC), the product is soon to become a project mainstay.   As the name implies, this innovative solution is already making a name for itself ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Amthor Tanker Trailers: Versatility and Customizability

    Our stellar reputation as a tanker trailer manufacturer has earned us the business of many companies that come to us time and time again for all of their tanker trailer needs. We’ve built this reputation on the versatility and customizability of our tanker trailers, which allows us to meet the unique needs of every single one ...


    By Amthor International

  • 1,4-Dioxane Bioremediation in Groundwater Update

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced in late 2016 that 1,4-dioxane was included on the list of the first 10 chemicals slated to receive safety reviews under Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform. Making the TSCA “Top 10” highlights concerns over 1,4-dioxane, a probable carcinogen commonly detected in groundwater due to its widespread use as a solvent and solvent ...


    By SIREM

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