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  • Cleaning up ships’ emissions

    The cargo vessels that carry 80% of the world’s trade and the cruise ships that take thousands of passengers to pristine tourist attractions use the world’s dirtiest fuel. With 60% of the world’s ports already voluntarily excluding the worst-polluting ships, owners are in a desperate hunt to find ways to clean up their act – and a giant steel sponge could be the answer. ...


    By Climate News Network

  • EPA to clean up diesel ship pollution nationwide

    The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is taking steps under a new global agreement to reduce ship pollution within 200 miles of US shores. Under the new proposal, US and foreign-flagged ships in this area will be required to use dramatically cleaner fuel and more effective pollution controls for their engines. Once implemented, the proposal will significantly improve air ...

  • Daimer Ships Pressure Washer for Cleaning Commercial Bakeries

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the world's leading American supplier of steam vacuum cleaners, including professional car wash equipment, gas pressure washer systems, and more types of power-enhanced, sophisticated products, has recently added the Vapor-Flo® 8675 to its large line of pressure washing machines. This all-electric commercial pressure washer achieves pressure levels of 1880 psi ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Carpet Cleaning Machines by Daimer® to Ship with Stain Cleaning Chemicals

    U.S.A. –  Daimer Industries, Inc.®, one of top Internet sources for industrial-rated carpet cleaning machines, will provide free with its popular XTreme Power® XPH-9300 extractors two, one-gallon jugs of earth-safe stain removing Eco Green® Carpet Care & Upholstery solution. Fully diluted, the super concentrated ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Ship Exhaust Monitoring

    Untitled Document Enviro Technology can provide cost-effective solutions to the problems of monitoring ship exhaust emissions. ...

  • Crews clean up oil spill in Texas shipping channel

    Cannon booms reverberate across the Houston Ship Channel, a scare-tactic to keep birds away from oil-slicked beaches. On a mainland shore near a line of refineries, crews scour the sand for quarter-sized tar balls that have washed ashore. Far on the horizon a few ships floated outside the channel, among the dozens of vessels waiting for the U.S. Coast Guard to reopen one of the nation's busiest ...


    By Associated Press

  • GL conducts Clean Shipping Index verification for Bit Viking

    Germanischer Lloyd (GL) has undertaken its first Clean Shipping Index (CSI) verification for the product tanker Bit Viking. GL issued the vessel with a Statement of Compliance confirming that the data submitted by owner Tarbit Shipping meets the requirements of the Index, an essential step for ensuring the usefulness and transparency of the data provided for the new project. GL was authorised to ...


  • NGOs welcome commission’s proposal to clean up shipping as important first step

    The European Commission last week proposed stricter controls on dangerous sulphur in ship fuel [1] Environmental NGOs welcomed what they described as a long overdue proposal, which will bring the EU in line with the standards agreed by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 3 years ago. Emissions from ships cause a wide variety of health and environmental impacts including 50,000 ...

  • Daimer® Carpet Cleaning Equipment Ship with a Biodegradable Stain Removing Chemical

    U.S.A. –  Daimer Industries, Inc.®, one of the leading web suppliers of business-grade carpet cleaning equipment, intends to bundle 2 containers of a biodegradable stain removing chemical with its XTreme Power® XPH-5800T extractors. The stain remover has been concentrated to produce 64 gallons of final product. The dissolver has proven its effectiveness with over 90 percent of ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Finland’s first battery-powered ferry represents milestone towards clean shipping

    Siemens has been commissioned to provide the complete electro-technical solution for Finland’s first battery-powered car ferry. The Finnish shipping company FinFerries has ordered the newbuilding from the Polish shipyard CRIST S.A. The environmentally-friendly ferry will improve the transport options between Nauvo and Parainen in the Turku Archipelago. It will be approximately 90 meters ...


    By Siemens AG

  • ABB solution greens global shipping

    The ABB solution was developed for a ro-ro (roll on-roll off) terminal at the Swedish port of Gothenburg in 2000 and was the first in the world to provide ships with high voltage electric power delivered by cable from onshore during their time in port. The ABB solution helped the Port of Gothenburg win two environmental awards, the 2008 Clean Seas Award given by Lloyd's List and the 2004 Clean ...


    By ABB

  • Towards cleaner scrapping of old ships

    Plans to clean up the scrapping of old ships and ensure the materials are recycled in EU-approved facilities worldwide were revised by the Environment Committee on Tuesday. MEPs propose that the scheme be funded by a recycling levy, in line with the "polluter pays" principle. Owners of EU ships would also face penalties if they sold them for scrapping on a beach in developing countries. The draft ...


    By European Parliament

  • Ballard Ships Clean Energy Fuel Cell Modules For Use In Brazil UNDP-EMTU Bus Program

    Adds to momentum in global adoption of fuel cell buses VANCOUVER, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Ballard Power Systems (TSX: BLD) (NASDAQ: BLDP) confirmed that, as per its press release of November 2, 2011, the Company successfully shipped 3 of its 150-kilowatt ...


    By Iogen Corporation

  • Daimer Ships Electric Pressure Washer as Steam Cleaner Alternative for Food Factory Cleaning

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the internationally recognized American brand of industrial and commercial pressure washer systems, including hot water pressure washer equipment, gas pressure washer machines, and steam pressure washer machines with hundreds of models sold to customers located in 200 nations, is shipping the unique Vapor-Flo® 8410. The machine is an effective and durable 1880 ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Daimer Ships Steam Cleaners to Fight Salmonella in Restaurants

    U.S.A – October 4, 2012 – Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the industry-leading supplier of commercial and industrial steam cleaner machines, has launched commercial steam cleaner systems with its patent-pending ATIS® (Advanced Thermal Ionic Sanitization®) technology to help reduce serious health problems frequently arising within the food service industry. The unique ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Daimer Ships Steam Cleaner For Restaurant Pest Control

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the globally-renowned provider of industrial steam cleaner equipment, such as quality carpet steam cleaner systems and durable vapor steam cleaner machines, has unveiled a machine with anti-microbial features and high temperatures to eliminate pests and bacteria in commercial and institutional restaurants as well as cafeterias. The KleenJet® Mega 500VP ATIS ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • NGOs Join California Fight Against Polluting Ships

    SACRAMENTO, California (ENS) - The Natural Resources Defense Council, NRDC, and the Coalition for Clean Air have decided to join an ongoing legal battle to defend a state regulation limiting air pollution caused by ships docking at California’s ports. The organizations last week petitioned the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California to intervene for the defense ...

  • Scrapping ships - is the EU dumping toxic waste?

    Hundreds of rusting old ships registered in the European Union end up being dismantled on beaches on the Indian sub-continent - with Bangladesh being a key destination. There, workers brave oil, asbestos, chemicals and heavy metals as they dismantle the ships by hand. A report to be debated by MEPs Tuesday night in Strasbourg will call for EU-registered ships to be pre-cleaned of hazardous waste ...


    By European Parliament

  • WEPOWER Ecolutions Ships New Wind Turbines to Chile

    WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc. (the "Company"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL), an energy service provider and integrator of clean-energy solutions ("WEPOWER"), is proud to announce its first sale and shipment of three new WEPOWER Eco Seahawk2 700w KDS vertical axis wind turbines (VAWTs) to GMS Mining for deployment in their mining operations in Santiago, Chile. ...


    By Marketwire

  • Daimer Ships Steam Cleaners Accessories for Floors

    USA -- April 23, 2012 -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, an international supplier of steam cleaners and accessories, shipped 18 different add-ons and floor tools for its line of KleenJet® extraction and non-extraction cleaning machines. The tools range from carpet heads to hard floor tools to lances to window scrapers. "We plan ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

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