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  • Light packing material - new installation for opening plastic bags

    Metso Denmark has developed a special cutting table for our well-known Metso 4000 series. It is a shredder that doesn’t shred too much but, nevertheless, does exactly the right job – in other words: it’s the perfect bag opener for the transition from the yellow bag to the new container collection.  The new bag opener has ...


  • Sanitary bulk bag conditioner

    BETHLEHEM, PA — Flexicon Corporation has introduced a new Sanitary Bulk Bag Conditioner for loosening of bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment, allowing bulk bag unloaders to discharge it through bag spouts. The stainless steel conditioner features ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Bag Splitters for MSW and Commercial Waste?

    Bag splitters were designed for processing of lightweight packaging material. Consequently, they are almost only used for recovery of such materials. Should this be all bag splitters could be used for? Since 15 years, the German BRT Recycling Technologie GmbH has been showing other interesting fields of application for this proven system. As sole manufacturer of bag splitters in the ...


  • Bag Splitters for MSW and Commercial Waste?

    Bag splitters were designed for processing of lightweight packaging material. Consequently, they are almost only used for recovery of such materials. Should this be all bag splitters could be used for? Since 15 years, the German BRT Recycling Technologie GmbH has been showing other interesting fields of application for this proven system.   As sole manufacturer of bag splitters in the ...


  • Nano `tea bag` purifies water

    Scientists have reversed the action of the humble herbal tea bag to purify water on a small scale. Instead of infusing water with flavour, a sachet sucks up toxic contamination when fitted into the neck of a water bottle. The researchers, at Stellenbosch University, South Africa, hope communities that have no water-cleaning facilities will use it to purify dirty water. The sachets are made from ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Bag Dumping System with Glove Box, Compactor, Conveyor

    A new Flexicon Bag Dumping System with glove box, bag compactor and flexible screw conveyor, isolates bulk material from the operator and plant environment throughout opening, dumping and compaction of bags, and the conveying of material downstream. Bags are staged on a stainless steel tabletop and then transferred through ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • New dedicated BakerCorp filtration office opened in Chicago

    BakerCorp, the industry leader in containment, pumping, filtration and shoring solutions, announced today the opening of its newest filtration branch located in Chicago, IL.  The addition of the filtration product line comes in response to growing market demand for customized filtration solutions and services in the Midwest. “Increasingly stringent environmental standards continue to ...


    By BakerCorp

  • Registration open! 2014 World Water Week in Stockholm

    Don’t miss the chance to discuss critical water issues with leaders and experts from the world’s scientific, business, government and civic communities – register directly on the World Water Week website today. Early bird registration discount ends  ...

  • The future is now. An epic adventure opens this week

    EPIC - The Vancouver Sun Sustainable Living Expo opens this week and the world as you know it may never be the same. Western Canada's largest lifestyle show for the eco-conscious consumer, EPIC will feature over 300 exhibitors with inspiring ideas and products, exciting entertainment, and smart shopping all crammed into one jam-packed weekend. Hundreds of earth-friendly businesses will be on ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Marina Barrage bags top honours at International Environmental Engineering Awards

    Marina Barrage, Singapore's latest waterfront icon was conferred the Superior Achievement Award - the highest honour of the competition for the best project entry - at the AAEE Annual Awards Luncheon held in Washington, DC, USA yesterday. Widely considered to be the most prestigious of professional, peer-recognition awards focused exclusively on the environmental engineering field, the award ...

  • Chinese plastic bag ban trumps market and consumer efforts

    China's recent plastic bag ban has been immediately accepted by consumers. In a country where billions of plastic bags are used each day, the government's top-down policy move will likely benefit the country's environment and energy security well before market forces or consumer-led efforts are able to achieve similar impact. The ban prohibits shops, supermarkets, and sales outlets from handing ...

  • Beta Analytic opens facility in Beijing for ASTM D6866 clients in Mainland China

    ISO 17025-accredited Beta Analytic, Inc., is ready to receive samples for ASTM D6866 testing in its facility in Beijing, China. ASTM D6866 is a standard method that determines the exact percentage of a solid, liquid, or gas that came from renewable sources by measuring the material's carbon 14 content.Carbon dioxide emissions from fuels with mixed biomass and fossil inputs, bioplastics, biofuels, ...


    By Beta Analytic Inc.

  • Oil containment boom for open water and ocean use available

    Granite Environmental, Inc., located on the East Coast of Florida, offers 36 and 42 inch oil boom  for spill responders, beginning July 2nd, 2010. The 36" and 42" ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • WAAREE Bags Turnkey EPC Order of 5MW Solar PV Plant, From Avatar Solar, California - USA

      WAAREE Energies Pvt. Ltd, operating in the field of manufacturing solar PV modules, design engineering, procurement, construction, operation & maintenance of solar PV Power Plants, has bagged a turnkey project order of 5MW Solar PV Power Plant from Avatar Solar, California - USA.      (Logo: ...


    By Waaree Group

  • Eaton Announces the Launch of its Most Competitively Priced Multi-bag Filter Housing System for High Volume Applications

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced the introduction of its most competitively priced multi-bag filter housing system for high volume applications. The PROLINE 100™ Series filter housings are 100 PSI rated, non-coded vessels for use with standard #2 size filter bags. The new HE Series vessel design offers a spring assisted lifting mechanism that balances ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Aquagenx Compartment Bag Test Integrated With the mWater Mobile App Simplifies Onsite Water Quality Testing

    Aquagenx, LLC is excited to announce its portable water quality test for E. coli bacteria, the Compartment Bag Test (CBT), is supported by the mWater Mobile App. mWater is a free, open source data platform for managing projects in water, sanitation and health. It uses smartphone GPS and cameras to map and monitor anything, perform mobile surveys and share test results in real time. ...


    By Aquagenx, LLC

  • US Department of Labor`s OSHA cites seat belt and air bag manufacturer for exposing workers to serious noise and machine hazards

    Higuchi International Corp., doing business as Higuchi Manufacturing America LLC, has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for nine violations, including eight serious citations and one willful violation, for exposing workers to unsafe noise levels and machinery at its Elmendorf facility. OSHA began its inspection of the vehicular seat belt ...

  • Spiroflow – the environmentally friendly choice!

    We live in a world 4.6 billion years old with a known life span of a further 5 billion years. However its current inhabitants are threatened by the exhaustion of energy reserves and pollution. That’s the bad news, but the good news is that man’s instinct for survival is pushing the sciences associated with alternative energy and waste management forward at an exciting and encouraging rate. ...


    By Spiroflow Ltd

  • Sorting of gift wraps and cardboard boxes

    Short before Christmas, somehow everybody is kind of specialist for paper and packaging material. At home, this theme is finished latest on Christmas Day. In your plant however, you have to cope with this material all the year round, every day. High requirements are put on your work. But there is no need to feel stressed! BRT sorting systems help you to face even the post-Christmas extra quantity ...


  • Separate collection of organic waste from 2015

    The amendment of the German Closed Substance Cycle and Waste Managment Act obliges the German households from 2015 to collect their organic waste in a separate bin. The European member states have to implement the stipulations of the underlying EU revision of the Waste Framework Directive into national law. Domestic waste consists by up to 40 % of organic material. The German Federal Association ...


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