hazardous waste treatment service News

  • Macrotek selected for two acid scrubber contracts

    Macrotek Inc. has announced receipt of two major contracts for a hazardous waste treatment service provider in Central Canada. Macrotek will design, engineer, and deliver two counter-current packed bed scrubbers for the removal of acids from process gas. Acids being removed include HCl, Cl2, and HCN. Macrotek’s Packed Bed Scrubbers will be designed with a wide range of flexibility. ...


    By Macrotek Inc.

  • PERMA-FIX ANNOUNCES SIXTH ANNUAL NUCLEAR WASTE TREATMENT FORUM

    Oak Ridge, Tenn., — December 7, 2006 — Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: PESI, BSE: PESI, Germany: PES.BE) — today announced it will hold its sixth annual Nuclear Waste Treatment Forum December 11–14, 2006 in Nashville, Tennessee. This year’s forum theme is how a small business can find big solutions to the complex waste management issues facing the nation’s nuclear industry. With ...

  • DOE Issues Final Request for Proposal for Oak Ridge Transuranic Waste Processing Center Services

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today issued a Final Request for Proposal (RFP), for support services at the Oak Ridge Transuranic Waste Processing Center (TWPC) in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The total estimated value of the contract is $100 Million - $300 Million. The period of performance will be 5-years, with a three-year base period and one, two-year option period. A Draft RFP was released ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • US Ecology Idaho Facility Receives Esteemed OSHA

    US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL), a leading provider of hazardous waste treatment, storage and disposal services, announced today that its subsidiary, US Ecology Idaho, Inc., located in Grand View, Idaho, has been recertified by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as a "Star" worksite within the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP). The esteemed recognition and five-year ...


    By US Ecology, Inc.

  • Veolia fined GBP 100k

    Waste company Veolia Environmental Services, who run a hazardous waste treatment facility in Bootle, Liverpool, has been fined £101,000 for an incident in April 2006 which caused the release of toxic fumes. The fumes led to four members of staff receiving medical treatment, and several members of the public reporting side effects. The company has also been ordered to pay costs of £65,000.Veolia ...

  • Waste Connections Announces Agreement to Acquire R360 Environmental Solutions

    Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the business and operating subsidiaries of R360 Environmental Solutions, Inc. (together, "R360") for approximately $1.3 billion in cash. R360 is a leading provider of non-hazardous oilfield waste treatment, recovery and disposal services in several of the most active natural resource producing ...


    By Waste Connections, Inc.

  • OnyxPak® Wins Sustainable Design Award at Lightfair International 2005

    New award recognizes a design that considers the impact on the environment, economy, health and productivity. Port Washington, WI. (May 9, 2005) — Onyx Environmental Services (OES) announced today that its OnyxPak® product line has been awarded the Sustainable Design Award, as part of Lightfair's New Product Showcase (NPS), at Lightfair International, held April 12-14, 2005 at the ...

  • Onyx Continues to Lead the Industry with a Progressive Approach to Managing End-of-life Electronics

    California Integrated Waste Management Board certifies Onyx as an Approved Collector and Recycler under the California Electronic Waste Recycling Act of 2003 (SB20) Azusa, Cal. (April 5, 2005) — Onyx Environmental Services (OES) announced today that it has been notified by the California Integrated Waste Management Board as a “Dual Entity” and is considered an approved “Collector” and ...

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