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  • Pre-engineered, safety storage lithstor building provides solutions for critical storage of new and used lithium batteries.

    Compact, space-saving pre-fabricated lithium battery storage buildings from Safety Storage provide protection to personnel and safeguard inventory of lithium batteries from the potential of highly ignitable and extremely hazardous conditions. LithStor buildings are constructed from unitized, welded, heavy-gauge steel for strength and stability, a 2-hour bi-directional separation wall to separate ...


    By Safety Storage, Inc.

  • US Labor Department`s OSHA cites Nebraska Cold Storage for 14 safety violations including ammonia exposure at Hastings, Neb., food storage facility

    Nebraska Cold Storage Inc. has been cited for 14 safety violations and fined $132,800 by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for exposing workers to anhydrous ammonia at its Hastings facility. The company has been placed in OSHA's Severe Violator Enforcement Program. "Ammonia is considered a high health hazard because it can be corrosive to the skin, eyes ...

  • Storage system manufacturer`s safety failures cause 2 workers to suffer amputations in 2 incidents in three months

    A Georgia storage system manufacturer could have prevented debilitating injuries to two of its workers - each of whom suffered the loss of a finger in separate workplace incidents - if the employer followed safety standards and provided the proper protection on equipment. In a three-month period beginning in November 2014, two different employees had a finger amputated while working at ...

  • US Labor Department`s OSHA cites Gateway Cold Storage for 5 safety violations

    Freezer Refrigerated Storage, which operates as Gateway Cold Storage, has been cited for five safety violations after the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration found that workers were unable to open exit doors from the inside at the Valmeyer food storage facility. Proposed penalties total $47,160. "It's unacceptable to maintain an environment where employees are ...

  • Compact, pre-fabricated chemical storage building meets fire safety regulations for storing landscape chemicals

    Landscape superintendents and maintenance professionals meet fire safety regulations and avoid liability arising from soil and groundwater contamination by using a Chemical Storage Building from SAFETY STORAGE to contain and store flammables, pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers and other hazardous materials and equipment. The pre-fabricated Chemical Storage Building features a compact, ...


    By Safety Storage, Inc.

  • West Fertilizer Storage Facility Explosion Exposes Alarming Trend in U.S. Chemical Safety and Security

    May 20, 2013 (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 -- As a result of on-site preliminary assessment performed by global security expert Anyck Turgeon, M-CAT Enterprises (M-CAT) is releasing ...


  • Safety In A New Office

    Moving takes place in several phases. Beyond the packing and unpacking, there are subtleties like where to put your lava lamp and which room offers the best lighting for that Elvis picture you inherited from your Uncle Albert. Those are details you want to get right because they add to the ambiance and make you feel good. But here’s something else you want to get right: staying safe. You ...


  • Safety of PCB handling confirmed

    Wenck Associates, USA, has completed an extensive polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) study at WM's Kettleman Hills Facility, which found that PCBs treated, stored and disposed at the facility do not have an adverse impact on human health or the environment. The study focused on measuring twelve PCB congeners identified by the World Health Organization as having dioxin-like properties. Soil, air and ...


  • The Sniffers featuring within Future Refining and Storage Supplement

    Are you fully aware of your storage tank emissions? Is safety your tank farm's first priority? The tank storage terminal world faces multiple challenges nowadays in a world with growing demands for safety, emission values and cost reduction. In specific countries, environmental legislation is adding to the complexity of following best practices and complying with local laws and regulations. If ...


    By The Sniffers

  • Innatank - A Revolution for the Safe Storage of Hazardous Liquids

    The safe storage of hazardous liquids is a perennial challenge facing the water treatment and chemical processing industries - but things could be about to change thanks to a ground-breaking innovation by leading British tank producer Forbes Technologies Ltd. Following an investment of over £1.7 million at their main manufacturing plant located in the Borders of Scotland at Kelso, ...


    By Forbes Technologies Ltd

  • Oil sands carbon capture and storage contract awarded

    Houston Texas-based KBR has announcedthat Shell Canada Energy has selected KBR to perform off-site modularization and pipe fabrication at their Edmonton Module Facility. This project will use Shell Quest Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technologies to reduce CO2 emissions at Shell's Upgrader which upgrades oil originating from Shell's Athabasca Oil Sands operations. It is estimated that this ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • W-Tank®, storage tanks without corrosion anywhere

    Storage tanks W-Tank® by Toro Equipment are bolted tanks made of FRP. The tank is made with several plates bolted one to another. The volumen of solid/ liquid we need to storage in the tank determinates the number of plates and tank dimensions. The W-Tank® plates are manufactured by the Flex Molding process. This process consist of injecting a reactive polymer under pressure  into a ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • GLOBE 2008 session update: carbon capture and storage

    The clear message from expert panelists speaking at the Carbon Capture and Storage session of GLOBE 2008 was that carbon capture and storage is proven, safe and Canada’s best option for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, but the technology will not become commercially viable without government assistance. The largest barrier to the wide spread commercial use of carbon capture and ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Top US nuclear regulator urges storage solution

    The United States' top nuclear regulator said Friday that atomic energy users, including Japan, must figure out how to ultimately store radioactive waste. Allison Macfarlane, head of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, said in Tokyo that finding an underground repository remains a challenge despite a global consensus on the need for such a ...


    By Associated Press

  • Southern Union Company Accused of Illegal Mercury Storage

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island, October 17, 2007 (ENS) - A federal grand jury in Providence has charged the Southern Union Company, the Texas-based former owner of the New England Gas Company, with illegally storing mercury at a Pawtucket, Rhode Island site and with failing to report mercury spillage. If convicted and fined the maximum penalty, the company could pay as much as $67 million. ...

  • Charles Hendry speech on European carbon capture storage

    Introduction Thank you, Jeff [Chapman, Chief Exec of the CCSA] for that generous introduction. It’s an honour to be asked here today, and speak to you on how I see CCS moving forward. A subject very close to my heart. Because its potential never ceases to amaze. I think the advantages are clear. Fossil-fired electricity has a hatrick of ‘pros’. Reliability, ...

  • Elecsys Pioneers Monitoring Solution For Underground Storage Wells

    Elecsys Corporation, a provider of industrial machine to machine (M2M) communication technology solutions, data acquisition systems, and custom electronic equipment for critical industrial applications, has unveiled an automated solution to simplify compliance with the recent advisory bulletin issued by the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) targeted towards ...


    By Elecsys Corporation

  • Commission welcomes voluntary agreement on safe storage of mercury

    The European Commission welcomes a voluntary agreement to ensure the safe storage of surplus mercury from the European chlor-alkali industry, once a ban on exports of the highly toxic metal from the European Union takes effect. The legislation requires that mercury that is no longer used, be stored in a way preventing its release. Euro Chlor, the European association of the chlor-alkali industry ...


    By European Commission

  • Compliance, security and safety - Camlab Ltd

    ebro® data loggers, distributed by Camlab of Cambridge, have been developed to provide accurate, reliable and secure records of environmental conditions in laboratories, storage areas and transport vehicles. GLP and GMP guidelines require that temperatures are recorded in incubators, refrigerators and sample storage areas. There are similar requirements for cold rooms and refrigerated vehicles ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • Albion Mill Safety Violations Cited

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued citations to Pennsylvania-based feed mill operators, Albion Mill. The citations issued for the most recent February 10th inspection, some of which being repeat offenses, were as a follow-up ...


    By OSHA Pros USA

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