'These agreements serve President Obama's top priority of creating jobs across the U.S. and contain an equal commitment to enforcing environmental standards. The health and environmental commitments will continue to foster opportunities for America's leading environmental technology industry, which exports innovative pollution control technology to countries around the world. These trade agreements will make it easier for American inventors and innovative manufacturers to sell their 'Made in the USA' products in the global marketplace while holding all parties to the same level of accountability for meeting environmental commitments as for the other commitments.”
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- Administrator Jackson`s statement on trade agreements
Macrotek Awarded Major European Air Pollution Control Contract
Macrotek Inc., a global provider of air pollution control technologies, announced receipt of a major gas cleanup system contract for an overseas installation. The scrubber system will remove H2S from the off-gas of a transportable waste incinerator. The air pollution control system includes Macrotek’s advanced venturi scrubber, aglomerator, absorber, and separator systems. The systems’ compact design and rugged construction make it easily integrated into a standard container for transportation. Perfor...
Emissions Webinar ´Air Pollution Abatement Technology Overview´
EHS Daily Advisoris hosting a webinar this September on emission destruction technologies for compliance with MACT, NSPS, NESHAP, and state VOC and HAP regulations. Sponsored byVerantis Environmental Solutions Groupand Anguil Environmental Systems, the complimentary webcast will provide attendees with a general overview of industrial air pollution control technologies and the pollutants they target. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to earn continuing education credits for attending! The...
Macrotek Named Best Air Pollution Control Systems: Canada In 2015 Construction And Engineering Awards
BUILD Magazine has announced winners of the 2015 Construction and Engineering Awards and has named Macrotek Inc., a global air pollution control provider based out of Canada, “Best Pollution Control: Canada”. The 2015 Construction Awards have been put in place to highlight thriving companies in the industry and to shed some light on some of the most innovative and successful projects carried out around the world over the past 12 months. Peter Rujgev, Awards Co-ordinator, said: “With these...
EPA Settles Major Air Pollution Case with CEMEX de Puerto Rico, Inc.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that CEMEX de Puerto Rico, Inc., a major cement producer, will spend an estimated $1.7 million on pollution controls that will reduce harmful emissions of nitrogen oxides, pollutants that can lead to respiratory illnesses, including asthma. In addition, the company will pay a $160,000 penalty for Clean Air Act violations. “Air pollution of the type from this cement plant can lead to a number of serious health and environmental problems, including...
Latest emission control technology could eradicate harmful air pollution hotspots
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