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  • Workers in Some Industries Could Expose Family Members to Asbestos

    Several years ago, an Oakland, California jury awarded over $27 million in compensation to an elderly couple. A lawsuit had been filed because the wife of a man who worked with asbestos insulation years before developed mesothelioma. The couple claimed her condition was due to her husband exposing her to asbestos fibers he inadvertently brought into their home. This type of exposure to family ...


    By Clark Seif Clark Inc.

  • Secondhand Asbestos Exposure Risks for Families of Some Workers in Puerto Rico

    Due to the unique properties found in asbestos, it was used for decades in thousands of commercial products and building materials. While asbestos-containing materials may have many beneficial attributes, they can also release fibers into the air when they are disturbed and as they age and become friable. Asbestos fibers cannot be seen with the naked eye so ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Butyl Products Group increases staffing level by over 50%

    Billericay based Butyl Products Group recently acquired the assets and goodwill of Landline Limited making them one of the UK’s foremost liquid containment solution specialists, with more industry experience than any other manufacturer and installer throughout Europe.  “We’re absolutely delighted to be able to welcome several of Landline’s ...


    By Butyl Products Ltd.

  • Camlab receives EEDA grant to develop innovative tamper proof closure

    The East of England Development Agency (EEDA) has awarded Camlab a £40,000 grant from its 'Proof of Concept Fund' to further develop an innovative tamper proof plastic closure system designed to provide secure sample collection for storage and transportation applications in a number of industries. Camlab’s novel Double Tamper Proof closure provides significant security for transport and storage ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • The first Allburn incinerator is heading for Africa

    It is only a little over two months since we announced the launch of our new competitively priced Allburn range of waste incinerators, but already this cost-conscious concept has proved to be so attractive that we have completed our first order and it is now ready for shipment to Guinea in West Africa. We introduced the Allburn brand in a bid to meet the requirements of those customers who, ...


    By Todaysure Matthews

  • Turning up the gas to face a job`s unique challenges

    When BakerCorp Regional Branch Manager Derrell Miller received a call requesting 80 frac tanks, he thought it was a mistake—requests for 80 frac tanks just don’t happen every day. Nevertheless, Derrell had heard correctly and was about to embark on a project so extensive it would test the logistical coordination and stamina of the Baker team. Lake Charles, Louisiana, is home to one of only four ...


    By BakerCorp

  • Employer exposes 3 workers to asbestos dangers in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

    Nearly invisible to the eye, asbestos* fibers can literally take someone's breath away. Fibers in the air can be inhaled unknowingly and trapped in the lungs. Regular exposure to asbestos can cause serious respiratory illness and several forms of cancer. Three workers removing thermal pipe ...

  • EnviTec Biogas presentation at the EnergyDecentral in Hanover

    From 11 to 14 November, the Lower Saxon biogas all-rounder EnviTec Biogas will present innovations and information all about the green energy talent biogas at the EnergyDecentral in Hanover. "With usually over 160,000 visitors from Germany and abroad, the EnergyDecentral has established itself in the scope of the EuroTier as an international meeting place for decentralised energy supply and has a ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Fuel storage tanks for industrial, energy and military applications

    Interstate Products, Inc. manufactures and distributes a wide variety of collapsible fuel storage tanks for industrial applications and are used by power and energy companies all over the world.  Made from military grade materials, IPI fuel bladders are ideal for the storage of potable water, waste water, fuels, chemicals, dielectric oil and alternative fuels or blended fuel storage ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • Hitachi Ballast Water Purification System, a Coagulation and Magnetic-Separation Solution, Receives First Formal Approval from Japanese Government

    Tokyo, Mar 17, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Plant Technologies, Ltd. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. were granted on March 5, 2010, the first formal approval by the Japanese government for their jointly-developed Hitachi Ballast Water Purification System (ClearBallast)(1). Formal approval was based on the Procedure for Approval of Ballast Water Management Systems (G8), which is in ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • First Steps on the Hard Road to Environmental Restoration

    Untitled Document BATON ROUGE, Louisiana, September 12, 2005 (ENS) - The total environmental impact of the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina on August 29 is still unknown, but it is currently being evaluated ...

  • SITA UK and Forth Ports announce new partnership deal

    SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT subsidiary, SITA UK, and Forth Ports Limited (“Forth Ports”), one of the UK’s largest port groups, have today announced a long-term partnership that will see the creation of a major recycling and resource management hub based at the Port of Tilbury on the River Thames. The partnership is part of a growth strategy for both companies that includes the ...


    By SITA UK

  • GreenMan Subsidiary Completes Conversion for Bhushan Steel Ltd.

    GreenMan Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GMTI) (PINKSHEETS: GMTI) announced that its American Power Group Inc. (APG) subsidiary has completed the follow-on order for Bhushan Steel Ltd. ("Bhushan Steel"), New Delhi, India, to convert two MAN B&W generators (one 12MW and one 9MW) at their Khopoli industrial site to APG's dual fuel technology. Bhushan Steel Ltd. is India's third largest secondary ...


    By American Power Group (APG)

  • American Petro-Hunter Commences Drilling Operations at NOS227 Well, North Oklahoma Project

    American Petro-Hunter, Inc. (OTCBB: AAPH) ("American Petro-Hunter" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that drilling operations have commenced at the NOS227 Well at the North Oklahoma Project, Payne County Oklahoma. The well has been designated NOS227 and will be drilled to a planned depth of 4,000 feet. NOS227 will be a vertical well that is a direct offset to the recently ...


  • COOLEY COOLPRO® REINFORCED POLYPROPYLENE COVERS BIG CANYON RESERVOIR

    Untitled Document Cooley COOLPRO reinforced polypropylene is being used to protect 200 million gallons of water in the Big Canyon Reservoir (BCR), located in Corona del Mar, California. The Big Canyon ...


    By Cooley Group

  • Octagon 88 Resources Releases Successful Results of the Elkton Erosional Edge – Agate Laboratory Analysis.

    (Originally Published April 9, 2013)Summary of the results Location: 11-04-092-23W5M “Excellent cap rock with oil and gas traces present in all the cores taken after entering the zone. Gas traces 2-4 times higher than those found in the previously announced Bluesky/Gething well. Overall 20 meters of oil bearing sands and carbonate were ...


  • The AVA Know-how and experiences

    Applications in the environmental technology are a particular strength of AVA. With more than 20 years of expertise in mixing, drying, evaporating and process technology, AVA is an innovation leader for numerous applications. For the environmental industry, heavy-duty designs and associated long-life cycle are the outstanding properties of the AVA equipment. Under the slogan ‚Diversity ...


    By AVA GmbH u. Co. KG

  • MagneGas Secures Large Michigan Customer In RJ Torching To Commence On-Site Production Of MagneGas

     MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (OTCBB: MNGA), the developer of a technology that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based metal working fuel and natural gas alternative, announced today that the Company has entered into an agreement with RJ Torching, Inc. ("RJ Torching") to provide MagneGas™ fuel for metal cutting exclusively at RJ Torching's recycling ...


    By MagneGas Corporation

  • Over Ten Large Petrochemical Companies Adopt KEMROCK(TM) Chemical-Resistant Cement System for Plant Construction and Repair

    CERATECH, Inc. recently announced that its KEMROK™ cement is now in service at eleven firms where high durability and corrosion resistance are critical. According to Leo Kahl, Vice President of Marketing, "The most gratifying development has been the repeat business. One of our early customers is now on ...


  • Energos EfW facility enters commissioning ahead of schedule

    Commissioning is underway at a second Energos gasification plant at Borregaard Industries, Sarpsborg, in Norway – the company’s eighth energy recovery facility (ERF) in Europe. Steam is now being generated from waste at the new Sarpsborg ERF as it undergoes rigorous testing as part of the early commissioning process. It is expected to be handed over in May, two months ahead of schedule. The ...


    By ENER-G

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