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  • 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 ...


  • Markleen wins Spanish public tender for the supply of sorbent booms

    Markleen has been awarded a Spanish Maritime Safety Agency (Spanish Coast Guard) government tender for the supply of 30,000 m of sorbent boom. The prestigious contract, for which a number of domestic and international sorbent suppliers also bidded, is to equip 6 different Coast Guard bases all over Spain. It includes three different models of sorbent boom, as well as a large quantity of sorbent ...

  • Oil containment system tops annual Innovation Awards

    KAWARTHA LAKES- A local man who invented a device for rapid response and containment of oil spills is this year's winner in the Kawartha Lakes CFDC innovation awards. Janetville's Glenn Murray, the general manager of Murrenhil Corp. gratefully accepted his award Friday at city hall in Lindsay. "It feels awesome. It feels great. A little bit of recognition is always good,"Murray said. ...


    By Murrenhil Corporation

  • Do you still buy new oil? Start regenerate yours used oil

    Do you still buy new transformer oil? Start regenerate yours used oil on oil regeneration plant UVR by PC Globecore and reduce your operating costs. YOU WILL SEE THE RESULT AND PROFIT Our fuel, oil cleaning units remove contaminates, such as acids, mercaptan, sulfur, aromatics and other impurities from diesel fuel and all ...


    By GlobeCore GmbH

  • Banana fibre can fix marine oil spills, says study

    Fibre from the stem of the banana plant can efficiently absorb oil spills that pollute coasts and threaten marine life says a new study by Indian researchers. Banana fibre, when treated with certain chemicals, can absorb up to 18 times their weight of oil, according to the study published last month ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • World’s fastest response oil containment system hits Canadian waters

    Today, Ontario-based environmental protection technology leader Murrenhil Corporation launched the world's fastest response oil containment system, designed to reach and trap an oil spill within minutes, protecting our oceans, lakes, rivers, streams and coastal areas from ecological disaster. More than a dozen oil spills occur every day in Canada,1 leaving an undeniable footprint on our ...


    By Murrenhil Corporation

  • Cotton Is King: Dynamic Adsorbents, Inc. Develops Superior Cotton Based Solution for Removing Oil from the Gulf of Mexico Waters

    DAI develops a unique cotton-based adsorbent product that increases the sorption capacity by as much as two and a half times, propelling the adsorbency power to 100 grams per gram of cotton fiber. This new technology is ideal for adsorbing the crude oil from the Gulf of Mexico. Additionally, the material has the capacity to remove fumes and noxious airborne particulate materials that ...


    By Dynamic Adsorbents Inc.

  • Be aware of copies

    Imitations can be a problem for any original equipment manufacturer and Markleen is no exception. We would like to make clear to all our customers that Markleen does not make equipment for any other brands, and our products can only be obtained through our network of authorised distributors. Markleen is a leading designer and manufacturer of oil spill response equipment, but only those products ...

  • Always on the top of the wave or how to reduce your production costs?

    In the time of high prices on fuel, recycling technologies are the good alternative. "Green" enviromental and "green" technologies need to become our future. Engineers from PC GlobeCore are designed completely new way of used oil regeneration.  UVR 450/16 plant is made for all types of regeneration, reclamation, refining, purification without any reconfigurations. Fuel, oil ...


    By GlobeCore GmbH

  • EcoBasalt Ltd. Selected to Present at CleanEquity Monaco 2013

    EcoBasalt Ltd. will present at CleanEquity Monaco 2013 on March 7th & 8th at the Sporting d'Hiver, Monaco. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121119/CL15975LOGO ) CleanEquity Monaco is an annual ...


    By Innovator Capital Limited

  • Chemtex, Inc. announces a new manufacturing facility located in Milledgeville, GA

    Chemtex, Inc., a manufacturer of sorbent products used to clean oil spills on both land and water and with its corporate headquarters located in Cumberland, Rhode Island, USA announced last month its building a new manufacturing facility located in Milledgeville, GA.  The facility is more than 80,000 sq ft and will be responsible ...


    By Chemtex, Inc.

  • Most Coal Plants Have Emissions Controls Needed to Meet Mercury Limits, EIA Reports

    Seventy percent of coal-fired power plants have the necessary pollution control equipment to comply with the Environmental Protection Agency mercury and air toxics standards, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA). Another 6 percent are planning to install pollution controls, and 8 percent are planning to close rather than invest in the expensive equipment, the EIA said in a ...


    By Bloomberg BNA

  • Janetville man named environmental hero

    KAWARTHA LAKES - The city's environmental hero of the year is a Janetville man who rushed to the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico last summer with his rapid oil containment (ROC) Barrier system. Glenn Murray was given the award at council's Tuesday meeting. "I feel awesome," he said on the lawn of City Hall before going in to officially collect his award. Inside, he added: "It makes me feel ...


    By Murrenhil Corporation

  • ADA-ES Signs $19 Million Contract with DOE to Scale up Clean Coal Technology

    Solid-Sorbent-Based Carbon Capture Technology Is Being Developed to Reduce Carbon Emissions from Power Generating and Industrial PlantsLITTLETON, Colo.- ADA-ES, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADES) (“ADA”) today announced that it has signed a new contract with the Department of Energy (DOE) to continue development of clean coal technology to capture carbon dioxide from coal-fired power plants and ...

  • Industrial laundry wastewater clean-up

    Simple solutions can sometimes be the most effective, as T&T Environmental Solutions LLC (an industrial laundry wastewater treatment company) discovered. Opflex, a reusable buoyant foam with open cells that allows water to flow through it as it absorbs oil, was used to reduce the wastewater contaminants at their Philadelphia-based operations. After a ...

  • Opflex Becomes a Part of Italy`s Costa Concordia Solution

    From his home base on Cape Cod, Opflex Solutions' CEO Scott C. Smith saw the wreck of the Costa Concordia on TV along with the rest of the world. His personal knowledge of what happens in marine disasters -- his experiences with the Gulf Coast BP oil spill -- got him on a plane to Italy right away. The oil still onboard the capsized cruise ship poses a real threat to the nearby coastal ecosystem. ...

  • Deadline to prepare farm SPCC plan is November 10th, 2011

    The Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) regulatory requirements for farming, ranching and other agricultural operations are outlined in The Environmental Protection Agency’s Federal Code of Regulations 40 CFR 112.  As part of these new rules an SPCC Plan is required by all facilities subject to the regulation and is designed to help prevent any discharge of oil into ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • MOP Environmental Solutions (MOPN) Announces Sale-Leaseback Agreement for Bath NH Plant

    Bath, NH  -  -  MOP Environmental Solutions, Inc. President Wayne D. King today announced a sale-leaseback agreement that substantially reduces manufacturing overhead costs for the company.   “The sale of the MOP Manufacturing building has created an opportunity to recast our manufacturing costs and overhead,” King said. “We will now purchase our electricity ...


  • Secretary Chu announces first awards from US$1.4bn for industrial carbon capture and storage projects

    US Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the first round of funding from $1.4 billion from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for the selection of 12 projects that will capture carbon dioxide from industrial sources for storage or beneficial use. The first phase of these projects will include $21.6 million in Recovery Act funding and $22.5 million in private funding for a total ...


    By US Department of Energy

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