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  • Purolite opens a new sales office in New Zealand

    Purolite now has a sales office in Auckland, New Zealand to provide more localized support to existing customers and expand our presence in this innovative market. Purolite New Zealand, Ltd. will commence operations immediately. Recently, Purolite has supported the New Zealand market through ...


    By Purolite Corporation

  • Energy Department Invests $44M in Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies Projects

    The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy has selected seven projects to receive approximately $44 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development through the funding opportunity ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • SAF™ links up with Arab Health

    SAF™ (Super Absorbent Fibre) and related SAF™ fabrics will be on display at Arab Health in Dubai early next year, as manufacturer Technical Absorbents joins the Medilink contingent on the UK pavilion for the first time at the well-established exhibition.   Arab Health attracts leading manufacturers, distributors and service providers, displaying the latest ...


    By Technical Absorbents

  • Safety Standards For The Pneumatic Industry: New Brochure

    A unique selling point of AERZEN products is that our silencers are free of absorption material. Thus, this feature has been included in the leaflet portfolio. The new brochure Safety Standards (A3-121-00) provides information about oil-free operation of AERZEN assemblies, as well as about the increased energy efficiency and lifetime extension of process air systems thanks to AERZEN reactive ...

  • Justrite Acquires Italian based Industrial company

    Sall, designer and manufacturer of environmental protection, material handling, and workplace safety solutions expands Justrite Safety Group. DES PLAINES, ILLINOIS – Sall SRL, from the Province of Reggio Emilia, brings a wide range of industrial products that solve many customers’ needs surrounding safety and environmental concerns. “This investment ...

  • 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 ...

  • Enrico Mercalli joins Purolite as our Life Sciences Technology Director

    Purolite is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Enrico Mercalli as Purolite’s Life Science Technology Director. Officially starting on February 24, 2017, Enrico works from Purolite’s office in Milan, Italy and is responsible for managing products within the Life Sciences division from R&D and product development through commercialization and sales. Enrico holds four ...


    By Purolite Corporation

  • Residential and Occupational Exposure Risks to Solvents in Puerto Rico

    According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), millions of workers in the United States are exposed to solvents on a daily basis. The agency goes on to state that solvents share many chemical, physical and biological properties that warrant national attention be directed to them as a group. In addition, many solvent groups or individual substances have special properties ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Site Remediation - Emissions Boundary Monitoring

    The remediation of contaminated land sites can prove to be a challenging undertaking.  There is considerable risk of chemical exposure to both the onsite workforce and to surrounding communities. To offsite receptors, the remediation process itself can become a significant route of exposure, with the excavation and uncovering of otherwise trapped contaminants resulting in potential ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • What to do in the case of a Peracetic Acid spill

    Small spill: Dilute with water and mop up, or absorb with an inert dry material and place in an appropriate waste disposal container. If necessary: Neutralize the residue with a dilute solution of sodium carbonate. Large Spill: Flammable liquid, Oxidizing material, Organic peroxide. Keep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Stop leak if without ...


    By ChemDAQ, Inc.

  • Maximizing Flow Control and Treatment Revenues in the Oil and Gas Industries

    Flow control and treatment companies such as Flowserve who relied on the oil and gas industry for more than one-third of its revenues are recalibrating their market strategies to deal with capital reduction expenditures by their clients which approach 50 percent. A webinar on August 25 will invite discussion as McIlvaine proposes routes to both maximizing future oil and gas revenues and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • IMF Survey: Overheard at the Spring Meetings

    Meetings brought together over 8,700 participants High-level panels discussed economic, social, and political challenges International cooperation vital in building global solutions The world’s economic leaders and stakeholders gathered at the 2016 IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings to tackle today’s global challenges—a slowing ...


  • Cheap Oil Means a New Reality for Middle East, North Africa Region

    Intense conflicts and low oil prices continue to weigh on the region’s economic prospects Oil exporters should focus on fiscal reforms and diversifying away from oil Higher growth expected in oil importers, but unemployment remains high Growth in the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan (MENAP) region remains subdued ...


  • Maccaferri’s rockfall solutions securing highway in suggestive Oman moonscape

    With the support of Maccaferri Italia, the finishing of the project “Construction of Slope Protection Repairs for Bausher – Al Amerat Road” is finally nearing. The overall length of the project is approximately 17 km, trenched through the orographic reliefs south of ...


    By Officine Maccaferri S.p.A.

  • News on filter (media) test systems - Brand-new brochure available!

    Filter Test Systems Nature is also home to effective filters. For example, the leaves of a tree can absorb up to 700 kg of dust per year. But even the best filtration and separation system is useless if its function cannot clearly and reproducibly be validated. This is what the modular test rigs for complete filters and filter media that Palas® has already been building and developing ...


    By Palas GmbH

  • Novelis Works with Jaguar Land Rover to Create RC5754 High Recycled Content Aluminum Alloy for Automotive Industry

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced that its RC5754 alloy, a new automotive product designed to contain up to 75 percent recycled content, has been successfully integrated into the structural components of high volume production passenger vehicles. RC5754 was developed with Jaguar ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Rising Sea Levels – The New Reality

    Water may be flowing from the Greenland icecap and into the sea more quickly than anybody expected. It doesn’t mean that global warming has got conspicuously worse: rather, researchers have had to revise their understanding of the intricate physiology of the northern hemisphere’s biggest icecap. Climate calculations Since ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Health warning for world’s oceans

    The world’s oceans – covering nearly two-thirds of the Earth’s surface, and on which much of human life depends – are under severe pressure, a report says. Over-fishing has dramatically reduced fish stocks. The thousands of tonnes of rubbish dumped in the oceans wreak havoc on marine life, while climate change is warming and acidifying them, putting them under further ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Overfishing and Climate Change, Combined, Intensify Ocean Threats

    The combination of overfishing and climate change may be putting the oceans’ health—and our own wellbeing—at risk. As State of the World 2015 contributing author Katie Auth explains, protecting lives and livelihoods will require urgent and concerted action to improve the oceans’ condition (www.worldwatch.org). “Our sense of the ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Overfishing and Climate Change, Combined, Intensify Ocean Threats

    The combination of overfishing and climate change may be putting the oceans’ health—and our own well being—at risk. As State of the World 2015 contributing author Katie Auth explains, protecting lives and livelihoods will require urgent and concerted action to improve the oceans’ condition (www.worldwatch.org). “Our sense ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

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