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  • CIH Equipment Company Expands ISO 17025:2005 Accredited Services

    CIH Equipment Company, an independent calibration laboratory specializing in Industrial Hygiene/Environmental Health and Safety Industry and headquartered in Clearwater, FL, announces the expansion of its ISO/IEC17025:2005 accredited services. This allows CIH Equipment Company to provide expanded accredited calibration services. ...


    By CIH Equipment Company, Inc.

  • Ukraine to open Chernobyl area to tourists in 2011

    Want a better understanding of the world's worst nuclear disaster? Come tour the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Beginning next year, Ukraine plans to open up the sealed zone around the Chernobyl reactor to visitors who wish to learn more about the tragedy that occurred nearly a quarter of a century ago, the Emergency Situations Ministry said Monday. Chernobyl's reactor No. 4 exploded on April 26, ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Japan OKs fuel removal from pool at nuclear plant

    Japanese regulators on Wednesday gave final approval for the removal of fuel rods from an uncontained cooling pool at a damaged reactor building considered the highest risk at a crippled nuclear plant. Removing the fuel rods from the Unit 4 cooling pool is the first major step in a decommissioning process that is expected to last decades at ...


    By Associated Press

  • SLAYER providing the EDGE for BCI Betriebs-AG

    BCI of Switzerland have recently taken delivery of 2 Edge Shredders. The EDGE Slayer plays a pivotal role for (BCI) Basel Chemical Industry in a 350 Million Euro land reclamation project. BCI needed a machine which could shred huge volumes of material which was both highly volatile and potentially explosive. Engineers from the EDGE Design Academy worked closely with BCI, introducing some ...


    By EDGE Innovate

  • Rotational Covers Cure Odour Emissions

    Preventing odour from half bridge scrappers can be expensive. The introduction of rotating covers has provided a cost effective solution. Colin Chamberlain of Corporate Engineering explains why Odour problems are at best an unwelcome nuisance. Covering the offending treatment processes can provide an effective solution but there are added complications when a process contains large moving ...


    By Corporate Engineering Ltd.

  • Measurement of lime levels in drinking water & wastewater

    As lime is a product derived from the Earth, it is fitting that many of its uses also benefit the Earth. In fact, the second leading use of lime is in environmental applications, including drinking water and wastewater. OPTIFLEX is widely used to indicate lime levels in storage silos. It usually replaces non-reliable ultrasonic or electromechanical systems that are expensive to maintain. Lime ...


  • Moyno small pumps provide cost-effective, versatile pumping solutions for an extensive range of applications

    The Moyno Small Pumps are a cost-effective solution for applications from clean, clear liquids to abrasive and corrosive fluids. They are ideal for water sampling, chemicals, oily water, slurries, drainage and drum transfer among numerous other applications in an extensive range of industries. The Moyno Small Pump line includes metering pumps, mag drive pumps and general utility pumps. Metering ...


    By Moyno, Inc.

  • Joint EPA/DOE statement: radiation monitors confirm that no radiation levels of concern have reached the united states

    The United States Government has an extensive network of radiation monitors around the country and no radiation levels of concern have been detected. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency RadNet system is designed to protect the public by notifying scientists, in near real time, of elevated levels of radiation so they can determine whether protective action is required. The EPA's system has ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Joint EPA/DOE statement: radiation monitors confirm that no radiation levels of concern have reached the United States

    The United States Government has an extensive network of radiation monitors around the country and no radiation levels of concern have been detected. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency RadNet system is designed to protect the public by notifying scientists, in near real time, of elevated levels of radiation so they can determine whether protective action is required. The EPA’s system ...

  • GM`s EN-V concept car: auto redo for green future

    It's not quite as foldable as the space vehicle that cartoon figure George Jetson pops into his briefcase as he bops into the office. But the EN-V concept car, GM's 'automobile solution' for the future, just might fit into an apartment foyer. General Motors and its Chinese partner SAIC will showcase the 'Electric Networked-Vehicle' launched Wednesday in their joint pavilion at the Shanghai Expo, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Drilling not earthquake caused Java mud volcano

    A mud volcano which has caused millions of dollars worth of damage in East Java, Indonesia was caused by the drilling of a gas exploration well, an international team of scientists has concluded. The two-year old mud volcano, known as Lusi, is still spewing huge volumes of mud and has displaced more than 30,000 people from their homes and businesses in Sidoarjo, East Java. The most detailed ...

  • China blast zone blocked over contamination fear; 112 dead

    Authorities pulled more bodies from a massive blast site in the Chinese port of Tianjin, pushing the death toll to 112 on Sunday as teams scrambled to clear dangerous chemical contamination. Hundreds of people were injured and 85 firefighters and 10 others are missing since a fire and rapid succession of blasts late Wednesday hit a warehouse ...


    By Associated Press

  • ATEX and IECEx Approved X-80 Analyzer System Goes Where Others Can’t Into Hazardous Area Process Conditions

    Plant engineers in the petrochemical industries required to measure pH, ORP, DO, conductivity, resistivity or various specific ionswhere potentially explosive, combustible or flammable conditions exist will find the X80-S88 Analyzer SystemfromElectro-Chemical Devices (ECD)provides safe, reliable liquid monitoring. The ...

  • Pipeline breach renews call for more monitoring

    A saltwater spill from an underground pipeline in North Dakota has renewed calls from farmers and environmentalists to require new monitoring to help ensure that such breaches are prevented or caught quickly. State Rep. Dick Anderson, a Republican farmer from Willow City, said he plans to revisit legislation the state Legislature rejected last year that would mandate flow meters and cutoff ...


    By Associated Press

  • Controlling hazards from static electricity in the petroleum industry: new EI guidelines and training tool now available

    Static electricity is a phenomenon most will have experienced; where flammable atmospheres are present, it can have devastating effects. In the petroleum industry, static electricity is a key concern for safety managers and up-to-date guidance is therefore vital. In the UK, Regulation 5 of The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR) requires a risk assessment to be ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Combustion analyzer for rough environments

    Based on decades of experience and customer feedback, NEO Monitors has designed an Ex-d certified tunable diode laser (TDLS) analyzer. The instrument is based on the proven LaserGas™ III platform, and is for those that need CO-monitoring in combustion processes. In combination with LaserGas™ III SP O2, the analyzer is the answer to any combustion process where ...


    By NEO Monitors AS

  • NEW High Intensity 50 Watt LED Light with 2,500’ Spot Beam Released by Larson Electronics

    Leading manufacturer and supplier of industrial grade lighting Larson Electronics has added a high intensity LED spot light to their line of products. This ultra-compact LED light produces a 3,350 lumen output with low voltage and amp draw, a 50,000 hour service life and 12 to 32 volt compatibility. The ...


    By Larson Electronics LLC

  • Ukraine’s coal mine industry continues regional leadership to reduce emissions

    The JSC Coal Company Krasnoarmeiskaya Zapadnaya is the latest Ukraine company to modernize its coal mining operations by signing a framework agreement with GE Energy. Under the agreement, JSC plans to install up to 20 of GE’s ecomaginationTM-certified Jenbacher coal mine gas-fueled cogeneration units. The engines will use the active mine‘s own methane gas to generate about 129 MW in total power ...


    By General Electric

  • Oil pipeline blasts in eastern China kill 22

    Leaked oil from a ruptured pipeline in an eastern Chinese port city exploded Friday, killing at least 35 people, injuring 166 and contaminating the sea in one the country's worst industrial accidents of the year, authorities said. The leaked oil triggered two huge blasts, one of them tearing up concrete along a city road in Qingdao. Photos ...


    By Associated Press

  • 1600 Watt Telescoping Self-Contained Towable LED Light Tower Released by Larson Electronics

    With over 40 years as a leader in the industrial and commercial lighting industry, Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high grade lighting equipment to specialty markets with the release of a towable, self-contained LED light tower powered by a water cooled diesel engine. The ...


    By Larson Electronics LLC

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