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  • New partnership supports leachate and groundwater pumps

    To help landfill operators with leachate management, surveyors with groundwater analysis and remediation specialists, Geotech and enitial have partnered for supply and service of pneumatic QED AP pumps. Jointly they will provide comprehensive and integrated supply-and-service of these high performance pumps in the UK at lower costs. Responding to requests Geotech customers have been ...


    By Geotech

  • Thumbs up from customers for Geotech leachate pumps

    Service life is tough for pumps in corrosive leachate and fitness for purpose, high quality and guaranteed reliability carry a proportionate price. Concerned to ensure it was offering best value for money, Geotech recently surveyed users of its AP Pumps. Customers spoke of their experiences saying that although AP Pumps do not have bargain-basement price tickets they offer excellent, top-level ...


    By Geotech

  • N American agent for Monitor-Pro announced

    SustaiNet appointed as North American Distributor of MonitorPro Environmental Monitoring Data Software (Vancouver, BC, Canada - August 1st, 2008) SustaiNet Software Solutions (www.sustainet.com) has recently been awarded the North American distributorship of MonitorPro, a software tool designed by EHS Data Ltd (UK) for effectively managing a wide variety of site monitoring data. ...


    By EHS Data Ltd.

  • WFS receives funding to develop subterranean environmental monitoring system

    Thanks to new technology pioneered by WFS, the environmental industry stands to benefit from higher performance, cheaper, and more easily deployable wireless monitoring systems. With the support of a SMART Award from the Scottish Government, WFS will conduct an 8-month feasibility study into the development of the world’s first underwater and underground RF communication system designed ...


    By WFS Energy & Environment

  • Helektor rates the Geotech GEM5000 for landfill gas extraction monitoring

    Greek waste management specialists, Helektor S.A. use Geotech's portable gas analyser, the GEM5000 to adjust gas flows to optimise energy generation on the Tagarades landfill site, outside Thessaloniki, Greece.  Their four MWM-Deutz TBG 620 V16 engines generate a total of 5MW.  The site has been in operation since 2006, with power generation driven by 3000 m3/h of landfill gas, drawn ...


    By Geotech

  • U.S. EPA Fines Kettleman City Landfill for Improper Analysis of PCBs Waste

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today fined Chemical Waste Management, Inc. (CWM) $9,375 for a single instance in which it failed to analyze leachate for polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) before disposal at its Kettleman Hills Facility located in Kings County, Calif. On May 9, 2012, CWM voluntarily disclosed to EPA that leachate, or liquid that drains from a landfill, was disposed in a ...

  • The Latest in Landfill Training

    The Chartered Institution of Waste Management and the Environmental Services Association will bring you four landfill training courses in the coming months. So if you or anyone within your company needs training in Leachate, Geology or Landfill Gas Management then we have the course for you. ...

  • New tool to assess the environmental impact of landfill sites

    A fast and reliable method to measure the environmental impact of landfill sites has been developed by researchers. Analysis of the chemical composition of gas emissions and water leaching from sites provides a detailed picture of the extent of environmental pollution around landfill sites. Such monitoring is essential in order to manage risks to human health and natural resources. Despite the ...

  • Denitrifying MBR installed by Aquabio for DEFRA UK Govt landfill site

    Aquabio has designed and built an advanced membrane bioreactor plant (AMBR) at the DEFRA ‘foot and mouth’ burial site at Watchtree in Cumbria UK. The plant efficiently removes high strength organics, suspended solids and nitrogen to very low levels suitable for EA discharge. Watchtree was developed as a mass burial site for animals culled during the Foot and Mouth epidemic in 2001. The wastewater ...


    By Aquabio Ltd

  • You can`t always rely on those old rules of thumb for wastwater treatment!

    Cumbria Waste Management (CWM) wastewater treatment studies have produced some surprising results proving that you can’t always rely on those old rules of thumb for treating wastewaters. CWM is a local authority waste disposal company with 3 operational landfill sites at Distington near Workington, Hespin Wood near Carlisle and Flusco near Penrith. Prior to disposal to sewer, all of the ...

  • Hercules to Pay $2 Million Penalty for Violations at Resin Disposal Superfund Site, Jefferson Borough

    Hercules Inc. will pay $2 million in penalties to settle alleged violations of its consent decree with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency at the Resin Disposal Superfund Site in Jefferson Borough, Allegheny Co., Pa. The settlement pertains to the company’s failure to notify EPA about three uncontrolled releases of hazardous substances from the site’s treatment system. These ...

  • $1 Million EPA enforcement action against Kettleman City hazardous waste landfill

    Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a settlement with Chemical Waste Management requiring the company to pay a $400,000 fine and spend an estimated $600,000 to comply with environmental laws after the facility failed to properly manage waste at its landfill near Kettleman City, Calif. “Significant shortcomings at Chemical Waste Management’s lab compromised the ...

  • Municipality of Lajas Agrees to Environmental Improvements at Landfill

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Municipality of Lajas, Puerto Rico, have reached a legal agreement that will result in numerous upgrades at the Lajas Landfill, and a plan to permanently close the landfill by July 2017. Lajas will also implement a recycling and composting program. “This agreement sets the Municipality of Lajas on the right course— more material will be ...

  • Landfill sites: to air or not to air?

    The EU Landfill Directive sets out requirements to landfill waste in the least harmful way for the environment. For example, it aims to reduce the amount of biodegradable Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) going to landfill, and promotes the use of reasonable landfill fees under the 'polluter pays principle', thus making recovery an alternative to landfilling. However, although landfill will never be ...

  • AD & Biogas welcomes Geotech to the NEC Birmingham

    From the 6th to 7th July, the world’s leading international technology and product suppliers will all be under one roof, alongside some of the greatest minds in the industry and Leamington Spa based Geotech, the gas analyser market leader, will be taking prime position at AD & Biogas 2016. Geotech is the market ...


    By Geotech

  • EarthSoft grows in Q1 2009

    EarthSoft announces an imminent major EQuIS release in Q2, several new EZView exportsand reports, new development collaborations, and several new clients in the first quarter of 2009. New clients in the first quarter include St. John-Mittelhauser, Western Refining, Solutions-IES, City of Albuquerque, Matrix New World Engineering, AMEC (Fresno), Donlin Creek LLC, Booz Allen Hamilton, Augean, ...


    By EarthSoft, Inc

  • Piper Environmental Group to exhibit at the 19th Annual AEHS Meeting & West Coast Conference on soils, sediments, and water

    Piper Environmental Group, Inc. invites you to visit our booth at the 19th Annual AEHS Meeting & West Coast Conference on Soils, Sediments, and Water, March 9-12, 2009 at the Marriott Mission Valley Hotel, San Diego, California.See: http://www.aehs.com/conferences.htmfor information and registration.Piper Environmental Group, Inc. is a ...

  • EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the Clearview Landfill Portion of Lower Darby Creek Area Superfund Site

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized the cleanup plan to address the contaminated waste and soils portion in the Clearview Landfill which is part of the Lower Darby Creek Area (LDCA) Superfund Site. The LDCA Superfund site is comprised of two landfills, the Clearview Landfill situated in both Delaware and Philadelphia Counties and the Folcroft Landfill in Folcroft Borough, Pa. ...

  • New Treatment Technology to be Added to Wastewater Treatment Plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund Site in Nassau, New York

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that an additional treatment technology will be added to the existing treatment plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund site in Nassau, Rensselaer County, New York. The plant, which began operating in January 2014, is treating liquids seeping from the landfill, called leachate, and contaminated groundwater. The new treatment system is ...

  • Tumble motion shaker

    Whenever waste is handled or disposed, it is vital to evaluate any potential hazard both to humans and the environment. The main problem is the release of soluble components upon contact with water. Thus the analysis of representative waste samples is necessary and even defined by European Standards for waste acceptance criteria.In order to replicate conditions of the analysis for leachate water, ...


    By Gerhardt UK Ltd

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