non-incineration hospital waste treatment News

  • VA hospitals in Leavenworth and Topeka, Kan., agree to pay civil penalty and implement plan to manage hazardous wastes

    The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Eastern Kansas Health Care System has agreed to pay a US$51,501 civil penalty and spend nearly a half-million dollars on a plan to manage pharmaceutical and chemical wastes, all in an agreement to settle alleged violations of hazardous waste laws at its hospitals in Leavenworth and Topeka, Kan. The agreement, filed today in Kansas City, Kan., resolves a ...

  • Kidney treatment is significant contributor to NHS waste

    Kidney care contributes “significantly” towards the amount of waste generated by the NHS, a survey by the Campaign for Greener Healthcare has found. Dialysis is the most common treatment for end-stage kidney disease and single-use pre-packaged products have enabled an increase in its availability. However, this has led to high levels of packaging waste which becomes clinical waste, limiting its ...

  • Rotoblock Medical Waste Treatment Effective Against SARS, Other Infectious Diseases

    In May, China reported more than 982,932 cases of infectious diseases resulting in 1,575 deaths, but no cases of SARS thanks in part to new government policies and a breakthrough in medical waste treatment from Rotoblock Corp. (OTCBB: RTBC). An outbreak of SARS occurred between 2002 and 2003 in China that nearly became a pandemic, with 8,422 cases and 916 deaths worldwide (10.9% fatality), ...


  • Canadian company ships new technology for treatment of biohazardous waste

    Ozonator Industries Ltd. has just announced the shipping of their first OZONATOR NG-1000 unit. The unit has been shipped to Union Hospital in Terre Haute, Indiana, in the United States for immediate installation. In making the announcement, Ozonator Industries Ltd. President and CEO Peter Klaptchuk stated “We at Ozonator Industries are very proud to be a part of this environmentally ...


  • Frost & Sullivan: Europe’s burning desire for alternatives to medical waste incineration

    With the global push towards a greener world comes the awareness to decrease carbon emissions. Throughout many parts of Europe the dominant method of medical waste removal continues to be incineration. Although a successful and easy way to cope with medical waste, the carbon dioxide emissions resulting from incineration are leading European countries to search for alternative methods to dispose ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Frost & Sullivan: Europe's Burning Desire for Alternatives to Medical Waste Incineration

    With the global push towards a greener world comes the awareness to decrease carbon emissions. Throughout many parts of Europe the dominant method of medical waste removal continues to be incineration. Although a successful and easy way to cope with medical waste, the carbon dioxide emissions resulting from incineration are leading European countries to search for alternative methods to dispose ...


  • 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 ...

  • CEO Says Rotoblock Medical Waste Treatment Addresses Urgent Health Needs in China

    Following a recent business trip to China, Andrew Schneider, CEO of Rotoblock Corp. (OTCBB: RTBC), said there is a critical need for non-incinerator-based medical waste treatment. Appointed as CEO in January, Schneider traveled to China for several weeks to meet with various parties from Rotoblock's 2011 acquisition of controlling interest in daifuWaste Holdings, a provider of non-incinerator ...


  • UPDATE: Rotoblock Medical Waste Treatment Effective Against SARS, Other Infectious Diseases

    In May, China reported more than 982,932 cases of infectious diseases resulting in 1,575 deaths, but no cases of SARS thanks in part to new government policies and a breakthrough in medical waste treatment from Rotoblock Corp. (OTCBB: RTBC). An outbreak of SARS occurred between 2002 and 2003 in China that nearly became a pandemic, with 8,422 cases and 916 deaths worldwide (10.9% fatality) ...


  • U.S. Medical Waste Market Analysis: Treatment, Containment, Management and Disposal Products Reviewed in New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com

    “U.S. Medical Waste Treatment, Containment, Management and Disposal Markets” this report provides:     An overview of the market for various types of medical waste treatment, containment, management, and disposal products, with current and potential applications for each     Analyses of market trends, with data from ...


  • Tecam Group introduces RTO technology for VOC emission treatment in Russia

    Tecam Group, environmental technology provider for the Industry, has introduced its Regenerative Thermal Oxidation (RTO) Technology for the treatment of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) in the Russian market. Regenerative Thermal Oxidation (RTO) is the most widely-used oxidation technique nowadays for Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) emission reduction. That technology ...


    By Tecam Group

  • GWT Water Reuse Case Study Published in Industrial Water & Waste Water Digest

    5/27/15 Genesis Water Technologies, Inc, a global leader in innovative water treatment solutions for drinking water, process water, reuse water and waste water announced the publication of its water reuse case study in the prestigious Industrial Water & Waste Digest May/June 2015 issue. This water reuse case study was focused on the hotel/hospitality industry and illustrated both the cost ...

  • Tecam Group Announces Equipment Supply to Cabycal for VOC Emissions Treatment for Automotive Industry in UK

    Tecam Group, engineering, assembly and installation company providing environmental technology solutions for the Industry, has announced today the supply of equipment for Volatile Organic Compounds VOC emissions reduction to painting systems producer Cabycal, as part of an integrated project for the automotive project in the United Kingdom (UK). Under the terms of the agreement, Tecam Group has ...


    By Tecam Group

  • Turning trash into gold

    Municipal trash (also known as solid waste) is the largest component of the environmental business sector in Canada. Like many other nations, Canada faces a looming waste management crisis, as landfills reach capacity and concerns mount about soil and water contamination. Several Canadian cities are exploring new approaches to turn trash into environmentally acceptable assets such as energy. ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Preparing for installation in Pakistan

    Within recent years we have seen our international reputation grow, as we work with increasing numbers of world aid agencies alongside governments in providing long-term solutions to treating the growing problem of increasing levels of Medical Waste. In the final months of 2017, we were awarded our largest international contract to date to provide 13 MP500 (Medical/Pathological) medical waste ...

  • Tour of Augean landfill facility

    Members of the Northern Division enjoyed a tour of Augean landfill facility on 22nd September 2010. Members were welcomed by Paul Lealman (Site Manager) and James Wathen (Technical Manager) who provided an overview of the history of the site and future plans for the site. Due to the size of the site – some 12.7 hectares – members were taken around the site by minibus to see both the ...


    By Environmental Protection UK

  • Veolia Environmental Services Attains OHSAS 18001 Certification for On-Site Services at the Ohio State University

    Veolia ES Technical Solutions, L.L.C., the hazardous waste division of Veolia Environmental Services North America, is pleased to announce that its on-site services group at The Ohio State University has achieved OHSAS 18001 certification. OHSAS 18001 is an international occupational health and safety management system that provides a framework to control health and ...

  • Singapore`s eco friendly markets to thrive in 2012

     While a gloomy economic weather in 2012 can be expected, the Singaporean environmental and building markets may just continue to thrive with several opportunities and growth prospects in line with the current Singapore Green Plan 2012 (SGP 2012). Melvin Leong, Industry Manager, Environment, Building and Technologies, Asia Pacific, Frost & Sullivan said, "One of the main focuses by the ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Tecam Group announces establishment of sales representative office in Russia

    Tecam Group, a company offering environmental technology solutions for the Industry, announced the establishment of a Sales Representative Office in Russia. Tecam Group’s establishment of a Russian subsidiary represents the Company's commitment to the Russian and CIS market, as well as a clear bid for international expansion and sustainable business growth. ...


    By Tecam Group

  • Rhode Island Organization and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements

    Two winners in Rhode Island were recognized today at EPA’s 2015 Environmental Merit Awards ceremony. The environmental leaders were among 27 recipients across New England honored for helping to improve New England’s environment. Each year EPA New England recognizes individuals and groups in the six New England states who have worked to protect or improve the region’s environment ...

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