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  • IAIA October news

    1. Special biodiversity symposium: “Mainstreaming the Mitigation Hierarchy in Impact Assessment” Registration is open through 27 October for a special IAIA biodiversity symposium, “Mainstreaming the Mitigation Hierarchy in Impact Assessment.” Pre-registration and pre-payment by that date is required due ...

  • AEM expands REACH training program to cover Conflict Minerals and RoHS rules

    The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) will expand its REACH regulatory-compliance training program to help members and the industry also comply with equally complex Conflict Minerals and Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) rules. “Because members are requesting REACH and RoHS data at the same time from suppliers, they would like to offer training on both at the same time ...

  • Reaching the customer even faster

    The worldwide demand for original AERZEN service increases from year to year: in the past, the main tasks of the AERZEN After Sales teams largely involved commissioning or general overhaul of AERZEN machines, but today, additional support is increasingly being requested. The number of machines being supported via maintenance contracts has doubled in the last five years. Such contracts can include ...

  • EPA and Mass National Guard reach agreement on 2011 firing range training violation allegations at camp Edwards

    On Aug. 30, 2012, EPA issued a Consent Agreement and Final Order with the Massachusetts National Guard to resolve EPA allegations of violations of operations and maintenance requirements by the Guard in managing three firing ranges at Camp Edwards. Camp Edwards is located on the northern portion of the Massachusetts Military Reservation (MMR) a 22,000-acre property that has been used for military ...

  • US Labor Department reaches settlement agreement with Verizon New York Inc. to increase training, safeguards for field technicians

    The U.S. Department of Labor has reached a settlement agreement that resolved litigation with Verizon New York Inc., which stemmed from citations issued to the telecommunications company in March 2012. The department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued citations in connection with the fatal electrocution of an employee on Sept. 14, 2011, in Brooklyn. Under the agreement, two ...

  • ReachCentrum and LearningSpan launch REACH e-learning package

    In response to the increasing request for information and training about REACH by US companies, ReachCentrum and US-based LearningSpan have created a REACH e-learning package.  The twelve course self-paced training series, available online, offers a comprehensive overview of the REACH regulation (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of ...


    By ReachCentrum

  • ECHA announces first coordinated REACH Enforcement Project

    On April 30, 2009, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced the launch of a joint Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) enforcement project. National inspectors are checking pre-registrations, registrations, and, where applicable, the provisions for Safety Data Sheets (SDS). The Forum for Exchange of Information on Enforcement reviewed the start of the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • UK reaches 100 anaerobic digestion plants milestone

    The burgeoning anaerobic digestion (AD) industry in the UK has reached a “significant” milestone, as the number of AD plants outside of the water industry has passed 100 for the very first time. The official figures gathered by bioeconomy consultants NNFCC and WRAP, reveal that the number of AD plants in the UK has ...


    By NNFCC

  • MEPs and Council Presidency reach deal on airline emissions

    Following a series of meetings between MEPs and the Slovenian Presidency of the Council, the two sides have agreed details of how to include aviation in the EU Emissions Trading System. The compromise agreement reached yesterday still needs to be formally endorsed by the full Council and put to a second reading vote at Parliament's July plenary session in Strasbourg. The main elements of the ...


    By European Parliament

  • GE’s ecomagination Reaches $105 Billion in Revenue

    GE (NYSE: GE) today released its 2011 ecomagination progress report, announcing that the initiative has reached more than $105 billion in sales and ...


    By General Electric

  • MEPs and Council Presidency reach deal on renewables directive

    After several rounds of informal negotiations, EP negotiators have reached an agreement with the Council's Presidency on a proposed directive on renewable energies including biofuel targets. The compromise agreed on Tuesday 9th December still needs to be formally endorsed by the full Council and put to a first-reading vote at Parliament's December plenary session in Strasbourg. MEPs and the ...


    By European Parliament

  • Socially responsible investing: reaching new heights

    Last year ended with some great news for the SRI industry. The Social Investment Forum (SIF) states in their latest Trends Report that Sustainable & Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) in the U.S. has continued to grow at a faster pace than the broader universe of conventional investment assets under professional management. At the start of 2010, professionally managed assets following SRI ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Eaton Widens Reach of Fuller Advantage® Series Transmissions

    To better meet the specification preferences for trucking fleets throughout North America, power management company Eaton has expanded its lineup of Fuller Advantage® Series transmissions to deliver weight savings and fuel efficiency improvements available on nine new models. They include: Three ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • GE’s ecomagination Reaches $105 Billion in Revenue

    GE today released its 2011 ecomagination progress report, announcing that the initiative has reached more than $105 billion in sales and services since ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • New trend in environmental training

    Environmental training has escaped from the rut it has been in for the last few years The number of students is growing, although it is still small in comparison with society's growing concern for climate and the environment. The Dutch Van Hall Larenstein training centre has announced that since the beginning of the academic year 40 first-year students have signed up for full-time courses, ...


  • Hazmat training: preparing for the worst

    There is an old saying among the firefighter community: "Train as if your life depends on it, because it does." Training can mean the difference between life and death, particularly when it comes to hazardous materials. Knowing what to expect and being familiar with your personal protective equipment will ensure you are prepared for day one of your training. Ultimately, preparation leads to peace ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Environmental coalition reaches agreement with Navy on mid-frequency sonar lawsuit

    After years of litigation with the U.S. Navy over its refusal to prepare environmental impact statements (EIS) for sonar training exercises, a settlement announced Saturday commits the Navy to complete a schedule of full environmental reviews on major training exercises around the world, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). The settlement also requires disclosure of ...

  • EPA Reaches Cleanup Decision for J2 Range and Groundwater Plumes at Camp Edwards

    EPA, in consultation with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, has reached a final cleanup strategy for the “J2 Range” and its two affiliated “Northern and Eastern” groundwater plumes. The final cleanup plan outlines actions to address both groundwater contamination and affiliated source areas in the soil. One plume and multiple soil areas on Camp Edwards await final cleanup ...

  • EPA reaches cleanup decision for J1 range and groundwater plumes at Camp Edwards

    As efforts to clean up and protect Cape Cod's drinking water continue, the EPA and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts have reached another cleanup decision regarding a former military training and contractor testing area at Camp Edwards on the Massachusetts Military Reservation (MMR). This decision marks a final cleanup strategy for MMR’s J1 Range and its two affiliated “northern and ...

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