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  • OSHA Cites Metal Extraction Facility After Arc Flash

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited ASARCO, a metal smelting company, for electrical hazards after an arc flash caused severe burns to three workers at its facility in Hayden, Ariz. The company faces $278,456 in penalties for two willful violations and one serious violation. OSHA inspectors determined the arc flash occurred after the ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • Galway City Council are Investigating the Potential of IoT Technologies to Improve the City’s Litter Collection Service

    Galway City Council have installed ten SolarStreetBin™ litter bins from PEL Waste Reduction Equipment in Eyre Square, along Shop Street and on the Salthill Promenade. The IoT SolarStreetBin™ litter bin installations form part of a project investigating the potential of IoT (Internet-of-Things) technologies to impact the efficiency of litter collections in the city. PEL Waste ...

  • LEC changed technique of analysis of metals in spirits to capillary electrophoresis

    June, 2019 – Cognac, France. LEC company, one of the leading spirit control companies in the Cognac region, managed to switch from atomic absorption (AA) spectrometry to capillary electrophoresis (CE) to analyze metals in spirits using Capel-105M. LEC found the CE systems from Lumex Instruments to be the most cost-effective, user-friendly, and reliable solution to solve its ...


    By Lumex Instruments Group

  • Tobee® AH Series Warman(Weir) Slurry Pumps

    SPECIFICATIONS: Size: 1" to 22" Capacity: 3.6-5400 m3/h Head: 6-125 m Handing solids: 0-130mm Concentration: 0%-70% Materials: Hyper chrome alloy, Rubber, Polyurethane, Ceramic, Stainless steel etc. ...


    By Hebei Tobee Pump Co.,Limited

  • Warman GH high head sand suction gravel pump

    Tobee® GH high head sand suction gravel pumps are Capable of handling large particles at consistently high head, high pressure, long distance, resulting in lower costs. Casing is designed with a large volume internal profile to reduce associated velocities which prolong component life. Designed to pump ...


    By Hebei Tobee Pump Co.,Limited

  • Zidong® Pump company new ZN600 sand dredging pump finished

    Newly designed big size dredge pump finished recently. ZN600 heavy duty sand dredge pump,size 28X24 inch. With huge capacity around 9000m3/h and sand delivery distance can reach1500m.Pump weight 16tons. Pump adopt wear resistant high chrome hard metal material,much more suitable for those highly abrasive working conditions. Such as sand,gravel,mud,clay,stone and other abrasive slurries. ...

  • Agentbrite Arrives at Tayto Park

    Tayto Park, in Co Meath, is Ireland’s largest theme park and zoo. It is home to 100’s of attractions including The Cú Chulainn, Europe’s biggest wooden roller coaster, a 5D Cinema, and most recently they have partnered up with Nissan to bring Ireland’s first ever driving school for kids to the park. Located 30 minutes from Dublin City Centre, Tayto Park has become ...

  • Recofloor celebrates recycling award winners

    Celebrations for Recofloor’s 10th Anniversary swung into action at The Belfry where the sustainability achievements of the vinyl flooring recycling scheme’s members were recognised at the Recofloor 2019 Awards Event. Flooring companies, contractors and distributors received trophies and certificates in ten major award categories, plus Gold, Silver and Bronze groupings, from guest ...


    By Axion Group

  • Eco-Tec is attending the Conference of Metallurgists (COM 2019)

    From August 19-21, 2019, Eco-Tec will be attending the Conference of Metallurgists (COM 2019) and will be exhibiting at Booth 32! The Com 2019 marks a milestone in the International Copper Conference Series with the 10th Edition with the success and outcome directly correlating to the work of the eight leading International Professional Societies (IIMCh, GDMB, MetSoc, MMIJ, NFSOC, ...


    By Eco-Tec Inc.

  • New product manager appointed

    Servomex has added to the extensive gas analysis expertise on offer to customers with the appointment of Keith Warren as Product Manager for Process Oxygen Paramagnetic and Zirconia products. Based at the ...

  • Water treatment pioneered by Hydro Technologies to help steel plants across the world become greener

    The new agreement will enable both companies to bring environmental and recycling solutions to the steel and metals industries, particularly in the treatment and processing of oily mill scale, an iron oxide by-product formed during the production of steel. During production, the mill scale becomes contaminated with oil and lubricants, significantly limiting its ability to be recycled back into ...


    By Hydro Industries Ltd

  • BWB LI FLAME PHOTOMETER

    For lithium analysis in rock, soil, clays, and brines in both initial and advanced lithium exploration projects. • Detection to 0.02ppm Lithium. Also simultaneous detection and display of Lithium, Sodium, Potassium, Calcium and Barium. • Results in seconds, low to zero drift. • Results comparable to ICP & XRF atfar lower initial and operating cost of ownership. ...


    By BWB Technologies USA LLC

  • Looking forward to seeing you at Medical Fair China 2019!

    The only satellite exhibition of MEDICA in China, Medical Fair China 2019 is co-organized by Messe Dusseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. and China Service Alliance of Medical Devices Innovation, which will be held in Suzhou International Expo Centre from September 5 to 7, 2019. There will be over 300 domestic and international exhibitors displaying the world’s latest medical equipment and ...

  • Is your company ready for the fourth industrial revolution?

    Digitisation technologies for industrial processes, defined by the “Industry 4.0” paradigm, are becoming a powerful agent for the principles of the circular economy. We will discuss this topic at Ecomondo  Note the following convention in your diary:  "Industry 4.0. to optimise the management and use of ...

  • 2019 Hurricane Season Begins and is a Reminder to Industry and Institutions to have an Emergency Preparedness Plan in Place

    The official start of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season began on June 1st and continues through November 30th. It follows a 2018 season which was the third year in a row of above-average seasons with 15 named storms, 8 hurricanes, and 2 major hurricanes. Damage from last year has been estimated at almost $50 billion, significantly less than the historic $280 billion in damage caused in 2017. ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Mapping for Growth: Optimizing SOIL Collection Routes

    Whether it’s using mobile tools to inform marketing or evaluating the optimal design of a compost bin, innovation is at the heart of everything that SOIL does as we provide our regenerative sanitation service in Haiti. The ...


    By SOIL Haiti

  • Worried about reach and substances of very high concern (SVHC)?

    Substances of very high concern are substances that have hazards with severe consequences. Substances meeting the criteria may be placed on a list. The list of SVHCs was first published on 28 October 2008 and was last updated on 30th March 2010. This list is known as the Candidate List and all substances are added by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA). SVHC may have very serious, or in some ...


    By 3BL Media

  • 54 Potential SVHCs Placed on 2012 Second SVHC Consultation List

    On Sep 3, 2012, the second Substances of Very High Concerns (SVHC) consultation list of this year was published by the European Chemical Agency (ECHA). An unprecedented large update, including 54 proposals added for consultation for the identification of SVHC candidates, has been taken by ECHA in order to fulfill the public commitment made by European Commissioners of 136 substances on the SVHC ...


    By SGS

  • Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC)

    Cadmium; cadmium oxide; pentadecafluorooctanoic acid (PFOA); ammonium pentadecafluorooctanoate (APFO); dipentyl phthalate (DPP); and 4-nonylphenol ethoxylates, are the latest additions to the EU Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) List. The complete list can be viewed ...


    By ChemTel Inc.

  • ECHA member state committee agrees on new SVHCs to be added to the candidate list and first REACH testing decision

    During the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) Member State Committee’s December 2-4, 2009, meeting, the Committee unanimously agreed that 15 new substances of very high concern (SVHC) would be added to the Candidate List. The Committee also unanimously agreed on a testing proposal from ECHA that was submitted under the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

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