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  • Oil cleanup absorbents: absorbent rolls and pads available

    Granite Environmental, Inc. , located on the East Coast of Florida, has GEI absorbent rolls  and pads available. 84,000 linear feet absorbent rolls can be shipped out daily. Check out GEI YouTube ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • Bales of 5 inch absorbent Boom available immediately

    Granite Environmental, Inc. , located on the East Coast of Florida, has 5 inch diameter absorbents boom  available. This boom with sock and net, packed as four (each is 10 feet long) to a bale of ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • New PIG introduces PIG® RHINO™ ABsorbent mat

    New PIG introduces PIG® RHINO™ ABsorbent mat Tipton, PA, January 20, 2010 – New Pig Corporation introduces tough PIG® RHINO™ Absorbent Mat designed to stand up to heavy foot traffic while soaking up liquid and minimizing slips. The PIG® RHINO™ Absorbent Mat features a thermally bonded, spunbond polypropylene top layer with zig-zag stitching to enhance ...


    By New Pig Corporation

  • Scientists: Great Lakes teeming with tiny plastic fibers

    Scientists who have reported that the Great Lakes are awash in tiny bits of plastic are raising new alarms about a little-noticed form of the debris turning up in sampling nets: synthetic fibers from garments, cleaning cloths and other consumer products. They are known as "microfibers" - exceedingly fine filaments made of petroleum-based materials such as polyester and nylon that are woven ...


    By Associated Press

  • GEI absorbent rolls: economical solution for large pads quantities on hand

    Our GEI absorbent rolls are a great economical solution to have a large quantity of absorbent pads on hand. The absorbent roll can be cut to length to suit the spill size. Made of polypropylene fibers, these absorbing rolls are used for marine and land oil spills. Great for spill applications where easy collection of hydrocarbon spills in water ways is the ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • New Pig introduces Fat Mat™ super-absorbent mat

    New Pig Corporation has introduced the FAT MAT™ Super-Absorbent Mat for special applications that require mats to last longer and absorb more.Sixteen layers of thermally bonded polypropylene enable the FAT MAT™ Super-Absorbent Mat to absorb up to 56 ounces of oils, coolants, solvents and water per 20” x 16” pad. Its exclusive dimple pattern speeds wicking action across the Mat and transfers ...


    By New Pig Corporation

  • Oil spill absorbent rolls for gulf of Mexico oil spill cleanup

    Granite Environmental, Inc., has 1.5 truck load of oil spill absorbent rolls available and further truck load quantities (20,000 square yards/truck) on a weekly basis to help clean up the crude oil spill in the Gulf Of Mexico. The absorbent roll is made from polypropylene fibers and provides an economical solution to have a large quantity of absorbent pads on hand that can be cut to length to ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • GEI absorbent boom: perfect for oil spill cleanup in Marshes, Wetlands, Bayous

    Our GEI absorbent boom is is made for spill cleanup to skim or absorb oil and liquid applications and available in a five inch and 8 inch version. Perfect for cleanup of oil and other hazmat liquids in marshes, wetlands, bayous, and near shore ocean environments. Product Specifications: oil absorbent boom, oil absorbents Consists of ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • Absorbent rolls for oil spill gulf of Mexico: most economical and ready to ship

    Granite Environmental, Inc. , located on the East Coast of Florida, has the most economical hydrocarbon absorbent roll  in stock and ready to ship out. 84,000 linear feet are daily available. Granite Environmental, Inc. (GEI) is a leading international ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • New Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents up to 50 percent more absorbent

    Sorbent Products Company (SPC), a Brady Worldwide, Inc. business (NYSE: BRC), has pioneered a new environmentally-friendly sorbent that offers up to 50 percent more absorbency than traditional polypropylene sorbents. Made from all natural cellulose (cotton), Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents help customers sustain their company’s green initiatives, while providing outstanding absorbency levels that far ...


  • Oil spill in Gulf of Mexico: Granite Environmental, Inc. has 5 inch diameter absorbents booms available

    Granite Environmental, Inc., located on the East Coast of Florida, has 5 inch diameter absorbents booms available. This boom with sock and net, packed as four (each is 10 feet ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • New Re-Form™ oil only sorbents up to 50 percent more absorbent than polypropylene sorbents

    Sorbent Product Company (SPC), a Brady Worldwide, Inc. business (NYSE: BRC), has pioneered a new environmentally-friendly sorbent that offers up to 50 percent more absorbency than traditional polypropylene sorbents. Made from all natural cellulose (cotton), Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents help customers sustain their company’s green initiatives, while providing outstanding absorbency levels that far ...


    By Brady Corporation

  • ASTM C1482 - 11 standard specification for polyimide flexible cellular thermal and sound absorbing insulation

    This specification covers the composition and physical properties of lightweight, flexible open-cell polyimide foam insulation intended for use as thermal and sound-absorbing insulation for a certain temperature range in commercial and industrial environments. The insulations are classified into the following types: Types I, II, III, IV, V, and VI. Polyimide foam shall be manufactured from the ...


    By ASTM International

  • Mitsubishi Motors Develops New Interior Surface Material of PET Fiber and Cotton Combination

    - Cutting CO2 emissions throughout the lifecycle; commercialization this summer - Tokyo, Mar 9, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has announced the development of a new interior surface material, combining PET (Polyethylene terephthalate) and cotton fibers as a new addition to the "Green Plastic" lineup, MMC's original plant-based material ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • MOP Environmental Solutions Announces the Signing of Two Strategic Agreements With Significantly Larger Companies

    BATH, NH - MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MOPN), a New Hampshire-based manufacturer of the patented MOP? Maximum Oil Pickup oil absorbent and booms, today announced the signing of two strategic agreements with significantly larger companies as part of its forward looking "Ramp-Up" strategy. On June 23rd, MOP Environmental Solutions signed an agreement with Leigh Fibers of ...


  • US testing confirms worn out artificial turf poses lead exposure risk

    While conducting a routine health investigation at a scrap metal facility in Newark this spring, the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services and the federal Agency for Toxic Substances tested a nearby community athletic field for lead contamination. When samples taken from the field showed high levels of lead in the field dust, but not from the scrap metal facility, red flags went ...

  • Missouri couple to sue 27 companies claiming illness caused by asbestos

    A Missouri couple recently filed a mesothelioma lawsuit against 72 corporations claiming the man’s illness was caused by his exposure to asbestos. The lawsuit claims the illness was wrongfully caused and the plaintiff was unknowingly exposed to asbestos fibers while at work. Exposure at Work Leads to CancerGary and Mary Jane Nichols filed the suit after Gary was diagnosed with laryngeal cancer. ...


  • Brady and SPC unveil environmentally friendly sorbents for industrial spills and cleanup

    Brady (NYSE:BRC) and SPC, a Brady Business unveil Re-Form™ Eco-Friendly Sorbents, a green, class A fire-retardant, cost-effective sorbent with up to 50 percent more absorbency than oil-based polypropylene sorbents.  Brady and SPC have partnered with Sellars Absorbent Materials of Milwaukee, WI to introduce a breakthrough cellulose-based sorbent for which Brady and SPC will have exclusive ...


  • Dakar Rally features Gasco CNG entries

    Gasco has entered three vehicles converted to operate on compressed natural gas (CNG) in the 2011 Dakar Rally. They are entered in the T-1 category, for alternative fuelled vehicles, and are the only vehicles entered in this category. Nevertheless, Gasco intends by its participation to demonstrate the effectiveness of natural gas as a vehicle fuel. The company has entered two Toyota FJ Cruisers ...


  • Cascades unrolls luxury paper towels and bathroom tissue

    In a move to help solidify its presence in the growing premium private label towel and tissue market, North America's fourth largest producer of single-use paper, Cascades Tissue Group, announces the launch of its ultra-grade paper towels and premium-caliber bath tissue. The products, which will be initially sold through private labels in the United States, are already shipping in all industry ...

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