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  • Who is to blame for dumping toxic oil sludge in the Cote D`Ivoire?

    A trial is under way in Abidjan of local officials accused of conniving in the dumping of toxic oil sludge in August 2006 and causing over a dozen deaths, and illnesses to tens of thousands. Victims of the Abidjan dumping scandal, environmentalists and lawyers say the real culprits have slipped away. The president of the Union of Abidjan and Surrounding Areas’ Victims of Toxic Waste, Ouattara ...


    By IRIN

  • Soil Removal Begins at Beede Waste Oil Superfund Site in Plaistow, N.H.

    Beginning this week, the first phase of soil removal is beginning at the Beede Waste Oil Superfund Site in Plaistow, N.H. The lightly contaminated soil was previously excavated and/or relocated and stockpiled on site in order to construct a new temporary driveway and access road to the Site. The soil will be trucked off-site utilizing the newly-constructed temporary driveway and access road. A ...

  • EPA, Coast Guard to clean up millions of gallons of hazardous liquids and sludge from Samoa Pulp site

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in coordination with the U.S. Coast Guard today announced the agencies will begin removing millions of gallons of hazardous materials and toxic sludge from the former Samoa Pulp Mill site in Samoa, Calif. as part of a joint cleanup effort. EPA Regional Administrator for the Pacific Southwest, Jared Blumenfeld, U.S. Representative Jared Huffman (D-CA-2), ...

  • MSE Hiller offering sludge dewatering

    MSE Hiller specialise in the supply of High performance sludge dewatering equipment to the Water and Wastewater treatment Industries. Effluents may be clarified and sludges dewatered or thickened using Hiller centrifuges at process rates of 1 to 150 m3/hr. A fleet of mobile hire units, some with lime stabilisation plants, are available to rent for temporary sludge dewatering duties at cusomers’ ...


    By MSE Hiller Limited

  • EPA Superfund Removal Action to Begin at the PandW Waste Oil Site in Brunswick County, North Carolina

    Today, U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials announced plans to begin a Superfund hazardous substance removal at the P&W Waste Oil Superfund Site. The Site is located at 10518 Royster Road, Leland, Brunswick County, NC which is in Navassa city limits. The removal action is a short-term cleanup intended to stabilize and clean up a site that poses a threat to human health and ...

  • EPA Superfund Removal Action to Begin at the PandW Waste Oil Site in Brunswick County, North Carolina

    Today, U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials announced plans to begin a Superfund hazardous substance removal at the P&W Waste Oil Superfund Site. The Site is located at 10518 Royster Road, Leland, Brunswick County, NC which is in Navassa city limits. The removal action is a short-term cleanup intended to stabilize and clean up a site that poses a threat to human health and ...

  • Oil Production and Oil Refinery Waste Treatment Workshop

    25-26 of February IPEC held two-day event included a workshop and equipment presentation at company’s’ production site. The educational workshop was attended by representatives of international oil and gas industry companies from South Africa, Turkey, Latvia, Estonia, Finland and Russia. The first day of presentation was devoted to drilling mud treatment. The presentation of ...


    By IPEC

  • AquaCritox®: The World First in Sustainable Sludge Destruction

    Irish firm SCFI has successfully commercialised an innovative, unique technology to provide a sustainable solution for wastewater treatment and sludge disposal. Its product, AquaCritox®, delivers complete organic waste destruction that is fully sustainable, environmentally friendly, efficient and cost-effective. AquaCritox is especially suitable for the treatment of sewage, drinking water ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • Moyno 2000 HS System Technology Targets Dewatered Sludge Cake

    The Moyno 2000 HS system is a significant technology advancement for the wastewater treatment industry. It can pump filter cake further distances with higher volumetric efficiencies than any other progressing cavity pump. Its twin-screw feeder supplies a constant, pressurized feed rate to the pump resulting in a 100 percent pump cavity fill rate. The Moyno 2000 HS System features an integral ...


    By Moyno, Inc.

  • EPA Removes Burrows Sanitation Site in Michigan from National List of Most Contaminated Sites

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that the Burrows Sanitation Superfund site in Hartford Township, Van Buren County, Michigan, has been officially removed from the Agency’s list of the most serious uncontrolled or abandoned hazardous waste sites in the nation. “After years of cleanup and monitoring by EPA and the State of Michigan, the Burrows site no longer ...

  • EPA to hold public meeting regarding Holcomb Creosote Site, Yadkinville, NC

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 regarding the Holcomb Creosote Company Site in Yadkinville, NC. The public meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. at Yadkin County Volunteer Fire Dept., 729 State St., Yadkinville, NC. EPA, the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NC DENR) and the North Carolina Division ...

  • The oil and gas industry leading thermal treatment technology

    IPEC company presents its innovations and solutions in oil sludge and drilling waste management at the company’s first workshop – Oil Production And Oil Refinery Waste Treatment at its industrial site from 25 — 26 February 2015. Workshop Program: February 25 – Drilling muds and used drilling solutions treatment February 26 – Oil sludge and ...


    By IPEC

  • EPA finalizes cleanup plan for cortese Toxic site in Sullivan County, NY

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its plan to clean up areas of contaminated liquid waste and ground water at the Cortese Landfill Superfund site in Sullivan County, NY. The ground water was contaminated by hazardous waste disposed of at the site when it was operating. “The cleanup plan for the Cortese Landfill Superfund site will address the recently discovered ...

  • EPA completes five-year review of Nutmeg Valley Road Superfund Site

    EPA has completed the first five-year review of the cleanup work that took place at the former Nutmeg Valley Road Superfund Site, in west-central Connecticut near the Wolcott/Waterbury town line. The review confirms that the work done at the site continues to protect public health and the environment. This was the first five-year review since the sites removal from the National Priorities List ...

  • Agreement furthers cleanup of the quanta resources superfund site In Edgewater, New Jersey

    Another important step toward cleaning up the Quanta Resources Superfund site in Edgewater, N.J., was announced today by the Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The agreement with Honeywell International Inc. and 23 other parties, embodied in a consent decree lodged today in federal court, requires the performance of pre-construction project design work and ...

  • Innovative technology will reduce cleanup time at lowell Mass. Silresim site

    The Silresim Superfund Site in Lowell, Mass. is in the final phase of completing cleanup construction, using innovative technology which will reduce the amount of time needed to clean groundwater of contamination.  EPA officials today toured the site to inspect progress of the cutting-edge work, along with U.S. Representative Niki Tsongas and Commissioner Kenneth Kimmell of the Massachusetts ...

  • Greenpeacers arrested protesting oil sands in Northern Alberta

    Eleven Greenpeace activists entered Syncrude's Aurora North Tar Sands facility north of Fort McMurray last week, erecting a banner that transformed the opening of a tailings pond pipe into the 'mouth' of a giant skull, spewing toxic sludge. Shortly after 8:00 am, two Greenpeaceers blocked the pipe by shutting down the valve before chaining and locking themselves to the control box. Two other ...

  • Washington State Will Rid Beach of Oil-filled Shipwreck

    OLYMPIA, Washington (ENS) - Work resumed this week to remove the wreck of the SS Catala from a beach at Ocean Shores. The Washington state Department of Ecology expects that all oil and any other pollutants will be removed by the end of the summer. Then the remains of the rusty, skeletal hull will be taken from the beach and recycled. The Catala came to rest on a spit at Damon ...

  • Harsco expands resource recovery to oil and foundry industries

    Harsco Corporation (NYSE: HSC) announced today its second strategic technology alliance this year aimed at providing environmental solutions to significant industrial waste streams, with the signing of an exclusive agreement with Equinox Environmental Limited, a UK-based “green” technology company that has developed proprietary processes for the cost-effective resource recovery and ...


    By Harsco Metals & Minerals

  • AMCON announces order of New Sludge Dewatering Press “Volute VDC-121 Model” for Ueno Industry Co., Ltd.

    AMCON INC. (Headquarters: Yokohama, Kanagawa, CEO: Shoichi Sasaki), manufacturing and selling of sludge treatment equipments, today announced that we received an order of New Sludge Dewatering Press “Volute VDC-121 Model” for Ueno Industry Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Nakano-ku, Tokyo). The equipment is being delivered in August 2012. ...


    By AMCON Inc.

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