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  • Lead service line analysis examines scope of challenge

    A new analysis published today by the American Water Works Association estimates 6.1 million lead service lines remain in U.S. communities, suggesting progress in lead service line removal over the past two decades but indicating an estimated $30 billion challenge remains. When the Lead and Copper Rule was instituted in 1991, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ...

  • Casella – leading the environmental evolution

    The company that has been supplying scientific instruments since 1799 and whose customers have included Dr Livingstone and Charles Darwin and has now achieved its own evolutionary triumph. Casella Measurement has just achieved ISO 14001 certification; being the first company participating in the region-wide Business Environmental Training Initiative Plus (BETI+) to do so. The company is the first ...


    By Casella

  • AWWA to Congress: Protection from lead today, while working for future without lead service lines

    Testifying before a U.S. House subcommittee today on behalf of the American Water Works Association, Stephen Estes-Smargiassi stressed that water professionals are committed to protecting families from lead exposure through proper corrosion control while ...

  • Lead Poisoning Risks in Contaminated Soil

    A recent USA Today investigation revealed contaminated soil around hundreds of old lead factory sites. At a hearing on Thursday, a US senator questioned federal environmental health officials about what is being done to reduce lead poisoning risks. Children are particularly vulnerable to lead poisoning, and they can be exposed to lead from a variety of sources–although ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • AWWA Board supports recommendation for complete removal of lead service lines

    The Board of the American Water Works Association voted unanimously Monday to support recommendations from the National Drinking Water Advisory Council (NDWAC) that strengthen the Lead and Copper Rule and ultimately lead to the complete removal of lead service lines. “The water community’s first priority is to provide safe water for ...

  • Britain leads the way in sustainable entrepreneurship

    Imagine a world where sustainability becomes a tool for companies to reap larger profits. Imagine a world where companies move from merely presenting consumers with "greenwash" to actually having sustainability and community well-being in their ethos. Imagine a world where the ordinary citizen has the right and the opportunity to voice a thought on sustainability issues and have them taken into ...

  • Water utility leaders explore strategies to replace lead service lines

    WHO: Water utility leaders from throughout North America WHAT: Discussion on strategies to replace lead service lines, protect public health WHEN: 1-4 p.m. EDT, Tuesday, May 3 WHERE: The National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW Washington, DC ...

  • Global Lubricants Industry Share,Size,Trends,Analysis And Forecast to 2017 - Developing Markets Expected to Lead Future Demand Growth

    Table of Contents 1 Table of Contents 1 Table of Contents 5 1.1 List of Tables 7 1.2 List of Figures 9 2 Introduction 10 3 Base Oil Market 11 3.1 Base Oil Fundamentals 11 3.2 Base Oil Categories 11 3.3 Base Oil Properties 12 3.4 Base Oil Production 13 3.5 Base Oil Market, Global, Capacity, 2012 14 3.6 Base Oil Market, ...


  • Leading Market Research and Analysis Firm Highlights 3E Company’s Global Capabilities in New Report

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental, health, and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced that its industry leadership has been recognized by IDC Manufacturing Insights in a Perspective report entitled “Spotlight on 3E Company, from Environmental Compliance to Sustainability” (document #MI236531). The report is the first in a series ...


    By 3E Company

  • Trace Gas Analysis: World’s leading PTR-MS company IONICON integrates its subsidiary

    IONICON, the Austrian based leading manufacturer of PTR-MS real-time trace gas analyzers integrated its subsidiary company IONIMED Analytik Ges.m.b.H. The company now offers solutions for a broad range of markets. Among them traditional strong fields such as environmental research, food & flavor science but also medical and biotechnological process monitoring applications. ...


    By Ionicon Analytik Ges.m.b.H.

  • Axion Consulting launches new analysis service for MRFs

    Axion Consulting, one of the UK’s leading resource and recovery specialists, has expanded its range of services for Materials Recovery Facilities with a new Material Analysis and Sampling Service (MASS) for mixed material streams. MASS has been developed by Axion’s process engineers to combine common-sense, practical measuring methods with the correct application of statistical ...

  • Illegal asbestos dumping in Arizona leads to fines

    The Maricopa County Superior Court has recently fined a landowner from Prescott, Arizona over $71,000 for illegally disposing of asbestos waste close to an aquifer. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) had charged the individual with ten civil infractions related to the case.Asbestos can be found in a wide range of common building materials from insulation, flooring, ceilings, ...


  • Water leaders explore lead line replacement strategies

    More than 100 water utility leaders from throughout the United States and Canada gathered Tuesday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. to share strategies for removing the lead service lines that connect millions of older homes to water mains. Hosted by the American Water Works Association, the event took place during ...

  • U.S. States lead the nation in Clean Energy Development

    Clean Edge's third annual State Clean Energy Index, released today, provides the industry's most comprehensive and objective analysis of how all 50 states, and the individuals, businesses, and organizations that operate there, compare across the clean-energy spectrum. According to Clean Edge's assessment and ranking of more than 70 different indicators in technology, policy, and capital, the top ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Conducting Wipe Sampling After Lead Abatement

    Permanently removing all traces of lead-based paint hazards is a crucial element in the rehabilitation of older buildings, particularly those built prior to 1970. Lead-based paint abatement techniques will be aided by two new ASTM International standards that focus on composite wipe sample preparation for analysis following lead abatement activities in buildings. The new standards are ...


    By ASTM International

  • Innovyze enhances leading asset performance modeling solution

    Delivering on its customer-centric approach to wet infrastructure modeling and management applications, Innovyze today announced expanded asset management capabilities for its industry-leading CapPlan Sewer. Leveraging users’ feedback, enhancements in V6 generation of the best-in-class asset performance modeling solution ...


    By Innovyze

  • Competitive Intelligence: Leading Chemical Companies Marketing Tactics

    This new report from Venture Planning Group provides leading chemical companies marketing tactics. The analysis presents: Major promotional strategies. Distribution approaches. Product service and support. The companies analyzed in the report include BASF, Dow, DuPont, ExxonMobil, INEOS, Lyondell, Mitsubishi Chemical, SABIC, Shell, and ...

  • Trina Solar Leads Establishment of New SEMI Standards

    CHANGZHOU, China, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or "the Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic (PV) modules, solutions and services, today announced that Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International ("SEMI") has approved two standards submitted by Trina Solar - the "Specification for Packaging Protection Technology for PV ...


    By Trina Solar Limited (TSL)

  • Durham University leads the way with environmentally efficient building

    The city of Durham has always had a proud heritage of beautiful buildings that stretches back to medieval times. The city in the north-east of England boasts the 11th century Durham Castle and the breathtaking grandeur of Durham Cathedral (forming a UNESCO World Heritage site), and can now be equally proud of the new Palatine Centre at the University of Durham. Durham University was founded in ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • Growing interest leads to Enviro Technology website update

    The growing interest in air quality monitoring from the research, university and scientific sectors has prompted Enviro Technology to update its website with these customers in mind. As the Enviro Technology product range has continued to grow, it has been increasingly difficult to organise the equipment available into categories on the company’s website.Now, thanks to the introduction of a ...

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