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  • Leading Chemical Manufacturer Expands Biobased Offering through Unique Distribution of Proven Green Spill Absorbent

     Radiator Specialty Company (RSC) announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Sorbent Green, LLC, makers of GreenSorb®, an environmentally friendly absorbent that makes the management and disposal of fluid spills ...


    By RSC Bio Solutions

  • Hertz turns to plant oils to squelch stinky cars

    One of the most common complaints in the car rental industry is the smell of some vehicles, which can make you wonder what went on behind the wheel before you were handed the keys. The Hertz Corp. is tackling the dilemma with a biodegradable, non-toxic product that saps the stench from stinky rental cars without comprising air quality or aggravating allergies -- and so safe that the sales team of ...


    By OMI Industries (OMI)

  • Beach structure explains persistence of 1989 oil spill

    In 1989 a large oil tanker famously ran aground off the Alaskan coast, spilling 11 million gallons of crude oil into the waters of the Prince William Sound. Over 20 years later oil still contaminates some of the nearby gravel beaches. A recent study suggests it is the physical condition of the beaches that has caused the oil to persist. This research could provide guidelines for remediating ...

  • Banana fibre can fix marine oil spills, says study

    Fibre from the stem of the banana plant can efficiently absorb oil spills that pollute coasts and threaten marine life says a new study by Indian researchers. Banana fibre, when treated with certain chemicals, can absorb up to 18 times their weight of oil, according to the study published last month ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • A Landmark Technical Advance and Superior Product for Oil Absorption, Now Available for Removing Oil from Sensitive Coastal Areas, Will Be Demonstrate

    VENICE, LA: July 22, 2010 – Dyna-Aqua OIL SORB™ absorbent sheeting, a breakthrough technology that captures 28X its weight in oil, versus 10-15X for typical absorbent boom, will be demonstrated several times on July 23-24 to key state and local officials, oil industry representatives and the media.   This new oil absorbent sheeting’s unique features include: ...


    By Dynamic Adsorbents, Inc.

  • MOP Environmental Solutions Obtains Vendor Status From Major Oil Company

    BATH, NH -- (Marketwire) -- 08/12/10 -- MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MOPN) is pleased to announce that on August 9, 2010, one of the world's largest oil companies, whose name we are unable to disclose without violation of their press release disclosure terms, has accepted MOP Environmental Solutions, as a vendor, with issuance of vendor number, internal contact hot line, and ...


  • Inclusive Energy Ltd. appoints EMS Canada to handle upcoming Alberta Oil & Gas Projects

    Bilal Hydrie, CEO and President of Inclusive Energy Ltd. announced today that EMS Canada has been hired as part of their already established group of engineers, operators and management team. As of November 2010, EMS Canada will take charge of all responsibilities involved with the handling of all of Inclusive Energy Ltd.’s construction projects within the surrounding area of Alberta, ...


    By Inclusive Energy Ltd

  • SludgeGuard Advanced Industrial Bulk Stabilizer

    Guardian Environmental Technologies is pleased to announce the development of a highly cost effective and efficient bulk waste stabilizer called "SludgeGuard". industrial sludge: Definition: Concentrated, semi-liquid waste left after treatment of industrial water or wastewater containing some elements of hydrocarbons, including operations from gas and oil drilling, ...

  • MOP Environmental Solutions: MOP Can Protect the Most Fragile Areas in Gulf Spill

    MOP® 201 Absorbing Product “Ready to Go” to Protect Shoreline Bath, NH. New Hampshire–based MOP Environmental Solutions says it has the product to protect the most fragile areas along the Gulf Coast and it is just waiting to get a go ahead to ship the product and all deployment equipment. “This problem has become enormous and no one solution is going to take care of everything but we have to ...


  • MOP Environmental is Courted by Giant Middle East Company

    Saudi Aramco - Largest Middle East Oil Company, to Test MOP, Maximum Oil PickupBATH, NH -- (Marketwire) -- 11/02/10 -- MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MOPN) announces Saudi Aramco - World's Largest Oil Company, to Test MOP, Maximum Oil Pickup Customers might not expect the world's largest Oil Company to be taking an interest in a small New Hampshire business that specializes in ...


  • EIHC Subsidiary Signs Agreement With MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc.

    Equisol, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Environmental Infrastructure Holdings (OTCBB: EIHC), which is the parent company of various environmental manufacturing, engineering and services companies, announced the signing of an exclusive sales agreement with MOP Environmental Solutions Inc., based out of Bath, NH. MOP Environmental Solutions ...


  • MOP Environmental Solutions and Inclusive Energy Sign Distribution Agreement

    BATH, NH -- (Marketwire) -- 10/01/10 -- MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MOPN) announces the September 30th, 2010 signing of a Distribution Agreement with Calgary, Canada-based Inclusive Energy Ltd. This Distribution Agreement is a strategic partnership that reaches throughout Canada and across the globe to Pakistan. Pakistan Native and Canadian resident Bilal Hydrie, CEO of ...


  • MOP Environmental Solutions (MOPN) Announces Sale-Leaseback Agreement for Bath NH Plant

    Bath, NH  -  -  MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc. President Wayne D. King today announced a sale-leaseback agreement that substantially reduces manufacturing overhead costs for the company.   “The sale of the MOP Manufacturing building has created an opportunity to recast our manufacturing costs and overhead,” King said. “We will now purchase our electricity ...


  • EPA Recognizes Students for Sustainable Environmental Solutions

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that seven university and college teams received the coveted P3 Award for their innovative solutions to some of today’s toughest public health and environmental challenges. EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) award competition was held at the 9th Annual National Sustainable Design Expo. Each award winning team ...

  • UMass Lowell Student Team Recognized by EPA for Sustainable Environmental Solutions

    A Massachusetts college was among seven university and college teams nationwide that received an award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for innovative solutions to some of today’s toughest public health and environmental challenges. The University of Massachusetts Lowell will receive up to $90,000 as a winner of EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) award. The ...

  • Service disabled Veteran owned small business announces marketing agreement with advanced environmental remediation products firm

    JODER Consulting, Inc. (JODER), a Destin, Florida based service-disabled veteran-owned small business founded in 2005, announced today the establishment of a marketing agreement with RemQuest, a premier provider of advanced environmental remediation products. According to the President of JODER Consulting, Inc., retired U.S. Army Brigadier General Joe Oder, “the marketing agreement between ...


  • Interstate products offers heavy duty powdered citrus degreaser at lower cost

    Interstate Products, Inc. (IPI), the leading provider of spill containment products and the preferred source for environmental and industrial solutions now offers Orange Crystal Concentrate (OCC), a lower cost and effective alternative to higher priced D'Limonene citrus cleaner degreaser products.  IPI’s Orange Crystal Concentrate is a powdered citrus degreaser concentrate that cleans ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • MIT researchers harness bacteria to produce energy, clean up environment

    In the search for answers to the planet's biggest challenges, some MIT researchers are turning to its tiniest organisms: bacteria. The idea of exploiting microbial products is not new: Humans have long enlisted bacteria and yeast to make bread, wine and cheese, and more recently discovered antibiotics that help fight disease. Now, researchers in the growing field of metabolic engineering are ...

  • Science opens routes to energy recycling

    Molecular biology has been used by scientists in the US to make a catalyst that can split water into hydrogen and oxygen. It means that a truly renewable biotechnological material could be used to help cars run on water. In China, chemists have announced a nanofabric – a catalyst put together atoms at a time – that could begin the process of turning the greenhouse gas carbon ...


    By Climate News Network

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