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  • The ILO Protocol to the Forced Labor Convention – What Does It Mean for Businesses?

    In June 2014, the International Labour Office (ILO) voted to adopt a new Protocol to the Forced Labor Convention of 1930. The Forced Labor Convention, which 178 States have signed and ratified, is one the ILO’s eight core conventions and commits ratifying States to prohibit the use of ...


    By Assent Compliance Inc.

  • The Brave New World of Performance-Based Remediation Contracts

    What’s changed? Performance-based remediation contracts are nothing new, but they've long been the exception rather than the rule. What is new is a fast-growing trend for government agencies, major industrial companies, and the petroleum/natural gas sectors to deemphasize time and material remediation contracts in favor of fixed-price or performance-based contracts. For ...

  • Remediation Products, Inc. Launches RPI-Group

    Golden, CO - Remediation Products, Inc., the originator of the successful Trap & Treat® approach, announced Wednesday that it will form the RPI-Group, a consortium dedicated to disseminating the knowledge and procedures necessary for successful deployment of Trap & Treat® applications.  This groundbreaking consortium brings together a network of Approved Installers ...

  • Understanding Categories of Water to Properly Remediate Damaged Structures

    In June, a sewage problem at the Coliseum forced the Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners out of their locker rooms after sewage was reported to have flooded the facilities.  Sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs) like this happen every day and can cause extensive damage, costly remediation and create potential health hazards.   Water can enter a building in many ways.  Local flooding, ...


    By Clark Seif Clark Inc.

  • EHC site submitted for remediation technology innovation award

    The Adventus Group, a global environmental biotechnology enterprise, was pleased to have EHC included in an application for the 2008 Brownfield Briefing Remediation Innovation Awards, in the category of 'Best Use of a Combination of Remediation Techniques', during the Contaminated Land & Brownfield Remediation' Conference, held recently in London. Project details outlined ...


  • Oy Vey! The Brave New World of Performance-Based Remediation Contracts

    What’s changed? Performance-based remediation contracts are nothing new, but they've long been the exception rather than the rule. What is new is a fast-growing trend for government agencies, major industrial companies, and the petroleum/natural gas sectors to deemphasize time and material remediation contracts in favor of fixed-price or performance-based contracts. For ...

  • NGWA offers course on estimating remediation times for monitored natural attenuation

    The National Ground Water Association is offering a course on estimating remediation times for monitored natural attenuation (MNA) and contaminant source removal April 28-29 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  The course will present a decision-making framework and methodology for assessing MNA and estimating timeframes required for natural attenuation processes to lower contaminant ...

  • Remediation Innovator Stephen Koenigsberg Joins Adventus Americas as V.P.

    Adventus Americas, Inc., a leader in soil, sediment, and groundwater remediation technology, announces that Stephen S. Koenigsberg, Ph.D., has joined the company as Vice President, based in its Corona del Mar, California office. Well-known for his contributions to in situ remediation and site diagnostics, Dr. Koenigsberg will bring Adventus technical advancements in various areas of the ...


  • Environmental Professionals Play Crucial Role in Remediating ‘Bomb Factory’ House

    In January of this year a residential property in Escondido, California was engulfed in flames.  The flames were set by local authorities as a controlled burn in order to destroy countless homemade explosives.   The house was presumed to be filled with explosives, ammunition and toxic chemicals.  Prosecutors called the home a ‘bomb factory’ and it was determined that ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • IEQ Expert from Clark Seif Clark Shares Knowledge with Restoration & Remediation Magazine

    Last month, readers ofRestoration & Remediation(R&R) magazine got a special opportunity to hear from one of the nation’s leading indoor air and environmental quality experts.  Derrick Dennis, Vice President of IEQ for Clark Seif Clark (CSC) and the Indoor Air Quality Association’s (IAQA) First Vice President had the opportunity to share his knowledge ...


    By Clark Seif Clark Inc.

  • Zebra Skimmers Corporation, announces free online resources

    Zebra Skimmers Corporation, a full-line manufacturer of oil skimmers and fluid maintenance equipment, announces its free online resources. Free resources include a Coolant Troubleshooting Guide and Machine Coolant Standards & Maintenance Log. Meg Grant, Sales & Service Manager of Zebra Skimmers Corp., indicates "When we see a need regarding coolant maintenance in the metalworking ...


    By Zebra Skimmers Corporation

  • Envirologger chosen for PetroSense oil and fuel detection

    The PetroSense range of sensors from FCI Environmental is now supported by Envirologger. The probes can detect minute traces of hydrocarbons in soil or water and the data is transmitted instantaneously to a central server and relayed to the client on a web site, by email, SMS, file transfer protocol or via site manager software. Applications include process water, wastewater, oil field ...


    By Envirologger Limited

  • Year-long effort secures California regulatory thumbs-up

    URS Corporation, an environmental engineering firm which had used EOS® on projects throughout the United States approached John Sankey with True Blue Technologies for assistance with securing client and regulatory approval for a specific groundwater project in California. Based on previous experience with EOS®, URS believed the product would produce the longest lasting results at ...


    By EOS Remediation, LLC

  • Envirologger chosen for PetroSense oil and fuel detection

    The PetroSense range of sensors is now supported by Envirologger, an advanced battery powered datalogger with extensive communications capability, including automatic data transfer to web sites. The probes can detect minute traces of hydrocarbons in soil or water and the data is transmitted instantaneously to a central server and relayed to the client on a web site, by email, SMS, file transfer ...


    By Envirologger Limited

  • Solutions-IES Wins Engineering Excellence Award

    Solutions-IES recently learned of its selection for an award in the 2011 ACEC/NC Engineering Excellence Awards Competition. The award for its project titled, “Sustainable Cleanup of an Emerging Issue”, will be presented at the Engineering Excellence Awards Dinner on November 11, 2010, to be held at Prestonwood Country Club in Cary, NC. Through a partnership with the Department of ...


    By Solutions-IES

  • Natural attenuation of Perchlorate in groundwater on-line workshop

    Come join Solutions-IES for a new series of webinars based on an innovative, cost-effective approach for remediation perchlorate in groundwater. The 1 hour Webinars will be held: September 18th - 12 PM PST September 23rd - 12 PM CST September 25th - 12 PM EST Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about the latest developments and strategies that can be used to manage and remediate ...


    By Solutions-IES

  • Bioremediation Project: Local labratory assists local community land use transition

    C&T is participating in a project to evaluate the application of phytoremediation (plant based remediation) approach to clean up a long abandoned contaminated railway right of way inBerkeley. This project will be the first real world test of this approach and involves the planting of more than 2, 000 Chinese brake ferns (Pteris vittata) that have been shown to suck Arsenic out of the soil and ...

  • August Mack partners with the Monroe County Long Term Recovery Committee, a program of United Way, to Help in the Recovery Efforts from the Floods of 2008

    August Mack Environmental, Inc., a full-service environmental, health and safety (EH&S) consulting firm, is pleased to announce its partnership with the Monroe County Long Term Recovery Committee (MCLTRC), a program of United Way of Monroe County, to assist in the recovery efforts from the severe storms and floods of 2008.A regular recipient of the United Way of Central Indiana’s Company that ...

  • ENSR`s pollutant testing procedure receives ASTM approval

    A new provisional analytical method co-developed by an ENSR toxicologist for assessing organic pollutants in sediments has been adopted by ASTM International (ASTM). The method measures the concentration of contaminants in sediment porewater - the water filling the spaces between grains of sediment - to which aquatic organisms become exposed. ENSR, part of AECOM, is a global environmental ...


    By AECOM

  • New Principals Sutherland, Weir Join CEC

    Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) welcomes two new principals to its Pittsburgh headquarters office: Ray B. Sutherland, P.E., (Civil/Site Practice) and William G. Weir, P.G., (Environmental Practice). Sutherland joins CEC with 29 years of expertise covering all aspects of land development, including working for both public and private development clients in commercial/retail, ...

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