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  • 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.

  • Meth Lab Decontamination

    EFT (EnviroFoam Technologies™) Announces the Introduction of Crystal Clean Methamphetamine Decontaminant Solution. Huntsville, Ala. -- EFT announced today a technological breakthrough in Clandestine Meth Lab cleanup. EFT just finished a year long study involving over fifteen meth lab cleanup sites across the nation using Crystal Clean. In every case, Crystal Clean neutralized ...


    By Intelagard, Inc.

  • Nanoparticles decontaminate groundwater

    Since their invention a decade ago at Lehigh University, iron nanoparticles 1,000 times thinner than a human hair have demonstrated an unprecedented ability to clean contaminated groundwater. The palladium-coated particles have remediated more than 50 toxic waste sites in the US and other countries in 10 times faster than traditional pump-and-treat methods. Researchers at Lehigh University have ...


  • 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.

  • DeconGel® Provides Radiological Decontamination Technology to Japan in Wake of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Crisis

    CBI Polymers LLC, the Honolulu-based innovator of DeconGel® nuclear decontaminant, will join the broad-based philanthropic effort to help with the crisis in Japan by making a donation of $250,000 in radiological decontamination products and technical services at the request of the Japanese Medical Association (JMA) for the removal of radioactive contaminants in support of public health and ...


    By KT Chemicals, Inc.

  • U.S. Company`s unique decontamination technology used in Japan to remediate Fukushima school campus

    CBI Polymers Inc., the U.S.-based innovator of DeconGel® nuclear decontaminant, announced today the collaborative effort to remediate radiation from the campus of the Asahimachi Baptist Church and Little Lamb Kindergarten in Fukushima, Japan, in a project CBI Polymers calls “Restore Playtime.”   CBI Polymers donated its DeconGel® nuclear decontaminant and the manpower to ...


    By KT Chemicals, Inc.

  • Keene, N.H.-based Wholesale Grocer Fined for Chemical Release in Hatfield, Mass.

    C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., a large food distribution business headquartered in Keene, N.H., has agreed to pay a penalty of $126,700 to settle claims by that it violated the Clean Air Act. The case stems from an investigation that the Environmental Protection Agency launched following the release of anhydrous ammonia from a C&S cold storage warehouse in Hatfield, Mass., in 2007. Although ...

  • Construction work to start at the Sutton Brook Disposal Area Superfund site in Tewksbury, Mass.

    On May 19, 2014 EPA contractors will mobilize for construction work at the Sutton brook Disposal Area Superfund site in Tewksbury. Planned work includes excavation and consolidation of contaminated soil and sediments which will be then be placed under a landfill cap. The construction work is expected to continue into 2016. What residents should expect: During the initial mobilization to the ...

  • SDI Clears Meat Tray Pads of Contaminants

    Sensor & Decontamination, Inc. recently assisted Counterparts Chemistry Consulting of Kendall, New York with gas-chromatographic, mass spectrometry (GC-MS) measurements.  Counterparts received absorbent meat tray pads for analysis that were suspected of exposure to possible contaminants.  Exposure may have taken place in the course of the warehousing the meat ...


    By Safety DImensions (SDI)

  • Wave of consolidations in soil remediation market

    The environmental consulting sector, and especially that specialising in soil remediation, is relatively young. It was only after the publication of the law on soil decontamination in 1995 that Dutch society began to invest seriously in soil research and remediation. Initially, three types of business focussed on this sector: large research and engineering consultancies which saw this as an ...


  • Sonic Applies for Provisional Patent for Treatment of Contaminated Ground and Surface Water

    Untitled Document Vancouver, CANADA—Adam Sumel, President and CEO of Sonic Environmental Solutions Inc. (SNVTSX Venture Exchange) today announced that the Company has filed an application for a ...


  • Four Massachusetts Companies Win EPA Funding for Sustainable and Innovative Products and Research

    Four Massachusetts companies are among 21 small businesses nationwide selected by EPA to receive approximately $100,000 each to develop technologies that will help the environment and public health. The four Mass. companies are Aspen Products Group of Marlborough, EnChem Engineering, Inc. of Newton, Reactive Innovations of Westford, and UltraCell Insulation of Newtonville. The selected companies ...

  • Czech and Korean researchers clinch biomass patent

    A Czech-South Korean research team has obtained a patent on a new method supporting plant biomass production which will also allow the cultivation of plants with a bigger biomass production. Both the food-processing and pharmaceutical industries can, in theory, use the patent, according to the team. 'The invention, which enables the cultivation of plants with an increased production of mass, ...


    By European Commission

  • Czech and Korean researchers clinch biomass patent

    A Czech-South Korean research team has obtained a patent on a new method supporting plant biomass production which will also allow the cultivation of plants with a bigger biomass production. Both the food-processing and pharmaceutical industries can, in theory, use the patent, according to the team. 'The invention, which enables the cultivation of plants with an increased production of mass, ...

  • ViroSoilTM Technology: a viable solution for land de-contamination from Virotec

    Virotec provides a range of uniquely tailored technologies for the treatment of contaminated water, industrial and municipal wastewater, solids and other environmental remediation applications. Central to Virotec’s technology solutions is a range of eighteen reagents with unique physical and chemical attributes, which remove dissolved phase metals, neutralise acidity and control odour. Virotec ...


    By Clarity Authoring

  • PerkinElmer and Leading Japan Universities Announce Results of Collaboration to Detect Contamination from Nuclear Crisis

    PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE: PKI), a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced the results of collaborations with ...


    By PerkinElmer, Inc.

  • $2.9 Million in Small Business Contracts for New Environmental Technologies

    (Washington, D.C.) EPA's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program today announced the award of nearly $3 million to 13 companies to support their work in seven key environmental areas: nanotechnology, monitoring of air emissions, pollution prevention, hazardous waste management, water treatment, homeland security, and innovation in manufacturing. The companies received 'proof of concept' ...

  • $9.3 Million Estimated Cost for the Second Phase of Cleanup Work to Begin at Mercury Refining Superfund Site On Colonie/Guilderland Border

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that the second phase of cleanup work will begin this week at the Mercury Refining Superfund site, a former mercury reclamation facility in the towns of Colonie and Guilderland, New York. Soil, sediment and ground water at the site became contaminated with mercury as a result of past operations and waste disposal practices. Exposure to mercury ...

  • New strain of bacteria could help clean up gulf oil spill

    Researchers have discovered a new strain of bacteria that can produce non-toxic, comparatively inexpensive "rhamnolipids," and effectively help degrade polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs - environmental pollutants that are one of the most harmful aspects of oil spills. Because of its unique characteristics, this new bacterial strain could be of considerable value in the long-term cleanup ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Blue goo sucks up toxic waste

    (CNNMoney) -- Mopping up radioactive waste is messy work. Ever since an earthquake and a tsunami crippled Japanese nuclear power plants in March, cleanup crews have been struggling to decontaminate the area. Typically, this kind of work is performed with low-tech tools: soap, water, pads, brushes and old-fashioned ...


    By KT Chemicals, Inc.

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