laboratory fluid waste News

  • Laboratory study cuts fracking waste`s radioactivity

    Researchers believe they have found an unlikely way to decrease the radioactivity of some hydraulic fracturing wastewater: Mix it with the hazardous drainage from mining operations. The wastewater is created when some of the chemical-laced water used to fracture thick underground rocks flows back out of the wellbore. The water is tainted with chemicals, toxins and in some parts of the country - ...


    By Associated Press

  • Chemical Makers, Energy Companies Tell EPA Not to Mandate Fracking Fluid Disclosure

    Chemical makers and energy companies have told the Environmental Protection Agency there is no need for it to require them to report information about the chemicals used for hydraulic fracturing fluids. “The American Petroleum Institute does not think that this Toxic Substances Control Act rulemaking is necessary in light of the extensive information already ...


    By Bloomberg BNA

  • Agilent Technologies now offers single-vendor solutions in supercritical fluid chromatography with acquisition of Aurora SFC Systems Assets

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced it has acquired the assets of Aurora SFC Systems, Inc., a leading provider of supercritical fluid chromatography (SFC) products for laboratory research and analysis. The acquisition includes the Aurora SFC Systems product line as well as intellectual property. Financial details were not disclosed. Aurora SFC Systems has been a partner to Agilent ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • New Field Laboratories and Related Research To Help Promote Environmentally Prudent Development of Unconventional Resources

    Today (Nov 6, 2014), the Department of Energy announced the selection of three multiyear, field laboratories and six other multiyear research projects for continued research to promote environmentally prudent development of unconventional oil and natural gas (UOG) resources. As part of a July, 2014 Executive Order and a multiagency effort involving the Energy Department, the Environmental ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Energy Department announces new technical review to assess black cells at Hanford’s Waste Treatment Plant

    The U.S. Department of Energy announced today that Secretary of Energy Steven Chu has assembled a group of independent technical experts to assess the Hanford Site’s Waste Treatment Plant (WTP), specifically as it relates to the facility’s “black cells.” The review involves the plant’s capability, as designed, to detect equipment failure and to repair failed ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Wescorp Updates H2Omaxx Unit Operations at Cancen

    CALGARY, Alberta - Wescorp Energy Inc. (OTCBB: WSCE), a clean water technology company focused on implementing its low-cost solutions into several markets, including the oil & gas and marine industries, today provided an update on the operations of its H2Omaxx unit operating in its first commercial environment. As previously announced, the 2,000 barrel-per-day H2Omaxx unit was ...


  • Wescorp Updates 30-Day Operation of H2Omaxx Oil-Water Separation Technology at Cancen Oil

    New Data Expands H2Omaxx Performance Range -- Effectively Reducing 40+% Contaminated Hydrocarbon Waste Water to Less than 12 Parts Per Million CALGARY, Alberta - Wescorp Energy Inc. (OTCBB: WSCE), a clean water technology company focused on implementing its low-cost solutions into several markets including the oil & gas and marine ...


  • Bisphenol A

    Biosolids post application. Bisphenol A, or BPA, is a high production volume chemical widely used in manufacturing polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins that are used in many industries. Procedures described in a new ASTM International standard will be used for measuring BPA concentration in environmental media such as soils, sludges and biosolids. The new standard, ...


    By ASTM International

  • New Automated Ion Analysis System: Flow Solution® FS 3100 Automated Chemistry Analyzer

    OI Analytical announces release of the new FS 3100 Automated Chemistry Analyzer that performs ion analysis on water samples, soil, and plant extracts or digests via flow injection analysis (FIA) or segmented flow analysis (SFA). The FS 3100 runs all USEPA approved methods for regulatory compliance monitoring of inorganic nutrient pollutants in drinking water, wastewater, and environmental waters, ...

  • Verder Limited welcomes Autoclude

    Verder are pleased to announce that as of the 1st of May 2008 Autoclude has become a business unit of Verder Ltd, and has considerably enhanced the existing Verderflex® product range of peristaltic pumps. Formed in 1981, the Autoclude range of peristaltic pumps covers flow rates from 1ml/min to 23l/min and is a unique design that allows quick and easy use. These pumps are ideal in a diverse range ...

  • WWEM 2012 to focus on the quality of monitoring - Process Conference (7th November)

    WWEM 2012, the 5th in a series of highly successful environmental monitoring events, will return to the Telford International Centre on 7th and 8th November 2012 to provide visitors with the latest information on regulations, standards, methods and technologies employed in laboratory, field and process monitoring applications. Organised in conjunction with the Environment Agency and the Water ...

  • How do I clean the probe on a Loser Osmometer?

    Question: How do I clean the probe on a Loser Osmometer? Answer: The Loser Micro-digital Osmometer is a freezing point depression Osmometer, ideal for use in laboratories. The Osmometer needs little maintenance except for the ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • Ceco Environmental completes acquisition of Met-Pro Corporation

    CECO Environmental Corp. (NasdaqGM: CECE), a global leader in air pollution control systems, product recovery and filtration technology, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Met-Pro Corporation. With pro forma revenues of approximately $300 million, the transaction creates a clear global market leader in air pollution control, product recovery and fluid ...


    By CECO Environmental

  • Clandestine Meth Labs Create Long Lasting Dangers

    LA Testing provides chemical testing services to ensure locations formerly used to produce methamphetamine are no longer a danger to future building occupants or an environmental hazard. Garden Grove, CA, October 18th, 2010 According to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for every pound of methamphetamine produced it can yield up to five pounds of toxic ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Rapid COD testing ‘paid for itself in three months’ and contributes to ongoing cost savings

    Bridgnorth Aluminium is a Shropshire-based company that makes high-quality aluminium products for the lithographic industry. They have a global customer base and work in an increasingly competitive marketplace. There’s no room for compromise on quality and this, combined with a genuine drive for process efficiency, investment in expansion of capacity, and a desire to reduce water ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • High-Efficiency Toilets to Get WaterSense Nod

    Washington, D.C. - The Environmental Protection Agency is releasing a final specification for the latest generation of water-saving, high-efficiency toilets. Those that use less than 1.3 gallons per flush and meet performance standards for quality will qualify for EPA's WaterSense label to help consumers make informed buying decisions about water-efficient products. 'The WaterSense label will ...

  • Department of Energy Projects win 36 R&D 100 awards for 2011

    Technology Developments Aim to Address Energy, Environment and National Security Issues U.S. Department of Energy researchers have won 36 of the 100 awards given out this year by R&D Magazine for the most outstanding technology developments with promising commercial potential.  The coveted awards are presented annually in recognition of exceptional new products, processes, materials or ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • New Re-Form™ oil only sorbents up to 50 percent more absorbent than polypropylene sorbents

    Sorbent Product Company (SPC), a Brady Worldwide, Inc. business (NYSE: BRC), has pioneered a new environmentally-friendly sorbent that offers up to 50 percent more absorbency than traditional polypropylene sorbents. Made from all natural cellulose (cotton), Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents help customers sustain their company’s green initiatives, while providing outstanding absorbency levels that far ...


    By Brady Corporation

  • New Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents up to 50 percent more absorbent

    Sorbent Products Company (SPC), a Brady Worldwide, Inc. business (NYSE: BRC), has pioneered a new environmentally-friendly sorbent that offers up to 50 percent more absorbency than traditional polypropylene sorbents. Made from all natural cellulose (cotton), Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents help customers sustain their company’s green initiatives, while providing outstanding absorbency levels that far ...


  • New Studies Aid in Optimizing Water Use in Geothermal Applications

    Three key reports from the Energy Department address water impacts in geothermal energy production. Two recently issued studies, produced by Argonne National Laboratory for the Department's Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO), highlight methods for economizing water use in geothermal applications. These reports complement a Department-wide report released in June that assesses water usage in ...


    By US Department of Energy

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