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  • The 10 Rules of an Effective HazMat First Responder

    The 10 Rules of an Effective HazMat First Responder Accidental releases of industrial products lead to fires, explosions, and death. Famous ones make the news. But in an average year, there are 34,000 hazmat incidents in the US, which makes this a very prevalent hazard across a variety of industries and job sites. More than half are spills of fewer than 10 gallons. The wrong handling of ...


    By eTraining, Inc.

  • Make Safety Kits Part of your Disaster Planning

    Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) July 17, 2006 -- Making sure your family home or business workplace is prepared for unseen disasters or emergency situations is no easy task. Disaster planning and the preparation of first aid kits and safety kits takes time and energy. Practicing and maintaining a good disaster plan is the key. To get started, it is a good idea to contact your local emergency management or ...


    By Safety Kits Plus

  • In-House Test Kits Help Motivate Parents to Reduce Allergens in Their Homes

    In-home test kits, coupled with patient education, help parents reduce allergen levels in their homes, according to scientists from the National Institutes of Health. The researchers found that parents may become more motivated to participate in allergen reduction interventions, when they can actually see results for themselves. The scientists specifically looked at dust mites, microscopic ...

  • RAE Systems Introduces Industry`s First Cloud-Hosted Real-Time Gas and Radiation Detection Service

    RAE Systems, Inc. today announced ProRAE Guardian? CloudServer, the industry's first cloud-hosted service for real-time detection and sharing of gas and radiation data across multiple remote sites. The ProRAE Guardian CloudServer service is designed for gas and radiation detection applications in a broad array of industries that require access to real-time critical gas and radiation detection ...


    By RAE Systems by Honeywell

  • U.S. Army Base to Use MagneGas® Fuel

    MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a leading technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into MagneGas2® fuel, announced today that it has received an order to supply MagneGas2® fuel and MagneTote™ first responder backpack kits to a U.S. Army contractor for official use on a U.S. Army base for ...


    By MagneGas Corporation

  • KI Canada Expands Radiation Decontamination Preparedness

    KI Canada is pleased to announce that it has been approved as a marketing and distribution agent for Radiation Decontamination Solutions, LLC, of Oldsmar, Florida. “This is a significant step forward for KI Canada,” says Tom Gottlieb, president of KI Canada.  “For several years now we have offered crisis protect products to international markets and the addition of the RadDecon line greatly ...


    By KI Canada ltd.

  • RainWise awarded government manufacture contract

    RainWise, Inc., one of the leading manufacturers of quality weather stations in the U.S. and abroad, has been awarded a manufacturing contract with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Weather Service.RainWise has developed a special upgrade kit for the over 2500 precipitation gauges located throughout the country. The gauges, used to measure precipitation, have been ...


    By RainWise Inc.

  • RDS’s Mass Effect Solutions™ for topical Decontamination.

    Description: RDS’s Mass Effect Solutions™ for topical Decontamination. Users: First responders kits, Emergency RadDecon Kit. Ok for use on human skin.• Nuclear power plants, weapon manufacturers Nuclear labs • Hospitals  for decontamination of rooms used in radioactive medicine: • Government as a stockpile for decontamination due to dirty ...


    By KI Canada ltd.

  • Your Guide to Renting a Jerome

    Our rental program is designed to give you the high level of performance expected from a Jerome instrument without the long term commitment or cost of a purchase. Why rent a Jerome? Flexibility, accuracy and reliability – all in one convenient, durable and industry-proven package. Whether you’re an environmental consultant ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • AIHce new products grab the spotlight

    Software and SDS products to help chemical manufacturers and companies that utilize chemicals are some of the new products that captured the attention of professionals attending the AIHce 2013 conference. The U.S. transition to GHS will reach its first compliance deadline in only seven months, on Dec. 1, the date by which employees who may be exposed to chemical hazards must be trained on GHS. ...


    By 3E Company

  • Hazmat training: preparing for the worst

    There is an old saying among the firefighter community: "Train as if your life depends on it, because it does." Training can mean the difference between life and death, particularly when it comes to hazardous materials. Knowing what to expect and being familiar with your personal protective equipment will ensure you are prepared for day one of your training. Ultimately, preparation leads to peace ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Disaster Planning -- Are You "Ready for Whatever Happens?"

    According to SERVPRO®, a national disaster clean-up leader, Hurricane Isaac was a recent, powerful reminder about the importance of disaster preparedness -- not only for those in the path of the storm, but for homeowners everywhere. "Natural disasters come in different forms, depending on where you live," said Rick Isaacson, Executive Vice President of Servpro Industries, Inc. "For some, ...


    By Marketwire

  • CH2M 3D virtual reality tools bring revolutionary improvement to global project design

    CH2M was recently presented with a challenge from a strategic global client: “Show us something completely new and innovative in engineering design and delivery.” The firm jumped at the opportunity to demonstrate some of the its latest innovative and client-centric solutions in virtual reality design technology. CH2M has developed a highly effective approach for leveraging affordable ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Menlo worldwide logistics to continue managing rapid response program for New York City`s coastal storm plan

    Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), has been awarded a contract extension by the New York City's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) to continue providing warehousing, logistics, transportation management and rapid-response deployment of emergency relief supplies to New York ...

  • Five Washington companies comply with chemical emergency planning laws

    Five companies in Washington have agreed to correct errors in reporting hazardous chemicals as required by federal laws designed to protect communities during chemical emergencies. The companies failed to report the storage of hazardous chemicals in violation of the Emergency Planning and Community-Right-to-Know Act, according to settlements with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The ...

  • FEMA teams-up with Abbott and feeding America to be ready for hurricane season

    In a collaborative effort, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is joining the global health care company Abbott and Feeding America, the nation"s largest domestic hunger-relief charity, to help with preparation for the 2010 hurricane season. This year, FEMA"s staff has volunteered to help with pre-positioning of disaster relief packs at the Puerto Rico Food Bank. Since Puerto Rico is ...

  • SDI collaborates with fred hutchinson cancer research center to discover biomarkers for use in early detection of cancer

    SDI (Strategic Diagnostics Inc., Nasdaq: SDIX), a provider of biotechnology-based products and services, and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (the Hutchinson Center) today jointly announced they will collaborate to discover biomarkers for use in the early detection of a variety of cancers. Initial studies will center on pancreatic cancer. SDI will provide the Hutchinson Center with ...


  • RAE Systems New ProRAE Guardian Software Adds Enhanced Safety Features to Wireless Safety Monitoring System

    RAE Systems, the leader in toxic gas detection systems and portable detectors, today announced the immediate availability of its upgraded ProRAE Guardian (PRG) V.1.5 Windows® based software. The new software globally aggregates and displays remote toxic gas threat data across a wide ...


    By RAE Systems by Honeywell

  • Draft Storm Sewer General Permit for 200+ Small Massachusetts Municipalities Will Help Clean Water Protection

    EPA is releasing for public comment draft general permit for small “Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems” (MS4) located in Mass. The new permits, when finalized, will update efforts in up to 260 municipalities, better protecting rivers, streams, ponds, lakes and wetlands across Massachusetts. EPA previously released draft general permits for small MS4s in North Coastal Watersheds in ...

  • Tri-Tech Holding to Report Q1 2011 Financial Results May 13

    Tri-Tech Holding Inc. (Nasdaq: TRIT), a premier Chinese company that provides leading turn-key solutions in China for water resources, water and wastewater treatment, industrial safety and the pollution control markets, announced today that the company plans to release its financial results for the first quarter 2011 on ...


    By Tri-Tech Holding Inc.

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