Kalfrisa has obtained the ASME Certificate of Authorization, Section VIII, Div.1, for the design and manufacturing of pressure equipment and the use of the 'U' symbol.
DESMI Foundry in China Receives Certification
We did not apply for it, but are very pleased that the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China has recognized our facility “as an example to follow” and given DESMI’s new foundry in Xuancheng a certification followed by a cheque for 70,000 RMB. “We are very pleased with the acknowledgement from the Chinese Ministry”, says Henrik Sørensen, Group CEO. “Since the establishment of the foundry in October 2011, we have worked...
ERM-CA400 : How to ensure the reliability of mercury analysis in seawater
The JRC released a new seawater reference material certified for its mercury concentration. This certified reference material (CRM) was produced in support of the Water Framework Directive (Directive 2000/60/EC) and will make the quality assessment of coastal waters more reliable. Because of its acute and chronic toxicity, mercury is included in the list of priority substances to determine the good chemical status of the aquatic environment (Water Framework Directive 2000/60/EC). The daughter Directive 2013/39/EU...
UL Awards NJZ Lighting Mainland China’s first UL 844-C1D1 Certification
UL, the global safety science leader, was invited to be present at new product launch event held by NJZ Lighting, and issued the company a certification to UL 844-CID1. UL 844 covers luminaires for use in hazardous locations. With this issuance, NJZ Lighting became the first luminaires manufacturer in China to receive certification to UL844-CID1 for explosion proof lighting, for their Defender Series explosion proof lighting. Present at the certification ceremony were Yang Runqin, division chief from Nanjing...
New 2016 CIH Diplomates Use Bowen Materials for Exam Prep
The American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH) recently announced the list of new CIH certificate holders for 2016. (abih.org/about-abih/new-cihs) 236 examinees passed the CIH exam. Woo Hoo! Way to go! Of those 236 NEW CIH diplomates, 51% took a Bowen EHS® CIH Exam preparation course! Clients attended either our 4-day CIH Exam Workshop or our 8-week CIH Online Review Course. Of those same 236, 67% received our free weekly CIH study questions and 5% purchased a Premium Membership in the Bowen EHS®...
FIFRA: final EPA rule requires stronger standards for applying riskiest pesticides
On January 4, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published its final rule revising its regulation concerning the certification of applicators of restricted use pesticides(RUP). EPA states that the final rule is intended to ensure federal certification program standards adequately protect applicators, the public, and the environment from risks associated with the use of RUPs. According to EPA, the final rule will improve the competency of certified applicators of RUPs, increase protection for...