deicing fluid News

  • Airport deicing contamination treatment

    Naturally Wallace Consulting (NWC) is teaming up with Associated Engineering (AE) to design a major expansion of the existing wetland deicing runoff treatment system at Edmonton International Airport (EIA, Canada). An engineered wetland system is an excellent solution for large-scale treatment in a cold, demanding environment. EIA has experienced double-digit growth and this deicing treatment ...


  • ThermoEnergy Partners with Envirogen Ireland Ltd to Target Growing Aircraft Deicing Fluids Recovery Market in Europe

    ThermoEnergy Corporation (OTCBB:TMEN), a leading supplier of wastewater recovery technology and systems, announced that the company has teamed with Envirogen Ireland Ltd to aggressively pursue European Markets for the recovery and recycling of Aircraft Deicing Fluids (ADF) from storm water. ThermoEnergy ...


  • EPA proposes more environmentally friendly practices for airport deicing discharges from deicing operations at airports can have major impacts on water quality

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it is proposing a new rule that would make deicing practices on aircraft and at airport runways more environmentally friendly while maintaining operational safety. Discharges from deicing operations at airports can have major impacts on water quality, causing reductions in wildlife, contamination of drinking water sources, and impacts in ...

  • Synthetic Lubricants & Functional Fluids to 2015

    Demand for synthetic lubricants and functional fluids is forecast to reach $7.6 billion in 2015, expanding the share of the overall lubricant market held by synthetic products. Advances will be propelled by the higher performance requirements of modern equipment, as well as increasingly stringent environmental standards. Gains will also be fueled by the increased availability of high quality ...


  • Environmentally friendly de-icer receives regional award

    A new technology that de-ices planes and airport runways and pavements with less impact to the environment has garnered its development team the Regional Industrial Innovation award from the American Chemical Society. The technology - called D3: Degradable by Design Deicer - was created by a team of scientists from the Battelle Memorial Institute of Columbus, Ohio, and the Department of Energy's ...

  • DFW first to utilize new mini Safe Drain

    Summer 2008:  Safe Drain Inc. installed 40 mini Safe Drain storm drain containment devices in the baggage handling area at Dallas Ft. Worth International Airport (DFW). These “mini” Safe Drains were installed specifically to stop deicing fluid but are now able to contain any hazardous material before it gets below ground.  Once installed, DFW became 100% compliant ...

  • ThermoEnergy Signs Contracts to Sell CAST® 3000 Wastewater Recovery System to Recover and Recycle Glycol from Spent Antifreeze

    ThermoEnergy Corporation (OTCBB: TMEN), an industry leader in wastewater recovery and emissions-free combustion technologies, announced today that it has signed a contract for sale of its CAST® 3000 Wastewater Recovery System to a major recycling company located on the west coast. Terms of the ...


  • CH2M HILL brings global natural treatment systems expertise to the upper midwest

    CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, procurement, construction, and operations firm, is pleased to share that two Natural Treatment Systems Technologists are helping to round out the firm’s extensive wastewater services by offering their global expertise of natural treatment systems (NTS) to clients in the upper Midwest. “As a global leader in water and wastewater services, natural ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • PNNL scientists receive four R&D 100 awards for environmental research

    Scientists at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have won four of R&D Magazine's prestigious 'R&D 100 Awards' for their contributions to developing a smart power grid, enhancing the quality of research materials, reducing environmental impacts of deicing activities, and improving the economics of biofuel production. 'Our scientists are driven to make a ...

  • ThermoEnergy is Ready to Help Airports Meet New EPA Rules

      WORCESTER, Mass., Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ThermoEnergy Corporation Chairman and CEO, Cary Bullock, announced that he anticipates strong demand in 2012 for aircraft de-icing fluid (ADF) recovery systems, due to expected new requirements by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. For ...


  • ThermoEnergy System Helps Airports Meet New EPA De-Icing Rules

     ThermoEnergy Corporation (OTCBB: TMEN) (www.thermoenergy.com) said today that final rules for airport de-icing operations by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provide an opportunity for the company to help airports protect the environment and save ...


  • ThermoEnergy is Positioned for Huge and Growing Global Markets

     ThermoEnergy Corp. (OTCBB: TMEN) (www.thermoenergy.com) CEO Cary Bullock said that huge, growing global markets in clean air, clean water, and food are creating opportunities worldwide for ThermoEnergy's technology portfolio. Bullock noted in an interview with ...


  • Additives in Aircraft De-Icers Make Them More Toxic

    WASHINGTON, DC (ENS) - The U.S. Geological Survey, USGS, has been examining the relative toxicity to aquatic life from chemicals used to remove or prevent dangerous ice buildup on aircraft. Not the basic chemicals for ice removal or prevention, but proprietary chemicals added by manufacturers are responsible for the toxicity they observed, agency researchers said after comparing ...

  • Stantec project to treat airport runoff wins engineering honors

    Designed by North American design firm Stantec, a system to treat spent de-icing fluid and polluted runoff at Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BNIA) has received an Engineering Excellence Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). At the organization’s annual gala in Washington, DC last month, ACEC officials presented the project team, which included Stantec, ...


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