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  • 4 Safety Considerations For Anyone Storing, Handling, or Transporting Substances

    4 Safety Considerations For Anyone Storing, Handling, or Transporting Substances By Daniel L. Theobald, Environmental Services Substances regulated or substances unregulated may ultimately impact the environment, health, and water supply of others. The following safety considerations are advised for those who store, handle, or transport potentially dangerous substances. ...


  • Pasadena, Texas, tank cleaner cited by US Department of Labor`s OSHA for failing to protect workers from chemical hazards

    The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Rucker Environmental Services LLC, doing business as All Type Environmental Cleaning & Repair, for 33 safety and health violations with a proposed penalty of $83,300. A complaint inspection began in March at the Pasadena facility on Bay Area Boulevard, where tanks are cleaned with a variety of chemicals. ...

  • Innovation Remains Key to Husky Success

    Since its founding in December 2004, Husky Portable Containment has strove to be the best at everything it does, leading to a series of one-of-a-kind innovations that continue to shape the fire industry. Innovation, however, is only one of several categories that remain at the forefront of Husky's priorities, with the other being quality, customer service, price and lead time. Excelling in these ...


    By Husky Portable Containment

  • Ozzi Kleen Grey Water Recycling System - Every new home should have one!

    This innovative new product allows you to re-use your grey water (previously wasted) and recycle it for use on your gardens or reuse back through the toilets for flushing or in the laundry. Right now this is so important with low water levels, and water prices and council restrictions on the increase. The Ozzi Kleen GTS10 Greywater system's design allows it to be virtually invisible when buried ...

  • Ozzi Kleen Grey Water Recycling System - Every new home should have one!

    This innovative new product allows you to re-use your grey water (previously wasted) and recycle it for use on your gardens or reuse back through the toilets for flushing or in the laundry. Right now this is so important with low water levels, and water prices and council restrictions on the increase. The Ozzi Kleen GTS10 Greywater system's design allows it to be virtually invisible when buried ...

  • Reclaim your water with Ozzi Kleen Greywater Treatment Systems

    This innovative new product allows you to re-use your grey water (previously wasted) and recycle it for use on the gardens or reuse back through the toilets for flushing or in the laundry. This is very important in a time when water levels are low and strict council restrictions apply on water usage. The Ozzi Kleen GTS10 Greywater system's design allows it to be virtually invisible when buried in ...

  • Preventing Occupational Exposure Risks to Styrene

    The Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) reports that approximately 90,000 workers are potentially exposed to styrene. Styrene is a type of volatile organic compound (VOC) that is highly flammable and evaporates easily. Styrene is widely used to make plastics, fiberglass, rubber and latex. It is also used to make polystyrene plastics and resins that can be made into ...

  • People wait for tap water to be cleared in West Virginia

    Downtown businesses and restaurants reopened Tuesday following last week's chemical spill, but many people waited yet another day for officials to tell them their tap water was safe. So far, about 39 percent of West Virginia American Water's customers have been allowed to use their water again after a chemical spilled into the Elk River on Thursday, state officials said. More than ...


    By Associated Press

  • Complex packaged dosing plant for chlorine production

    To meet stringent health and safety requirements for steam raising at an existing chlorine gas producing plant, Gee & Company has developed one of the most complex chemical dosing systems of its type, incorporating unusually high engineering standards. Housed within a large self-contained kiosk, the packaged dosing system was factory- built and tested so as to minimise the level of site ...

  • After spill, water ban lifted for part of West Virginia

    Safe tap water gushed from faucets and shower heads in West Virginia on Monday, a welcome sight and sound for a small fraction of the 300,000 people who have not been able to use running water since a chemical spill five days ago. It could still be days before everyone in the Charleston metropolitan area is cleared to use the water, though ...


    By Associated Press

  • Fast-track phosphate treatment solution for North Hampshire

    Faced with performance limitations in existing phosphate dosing equipment at Southern Water’s Fullerton Treatment Works, the company’s joint venture partnership with Morrison Utility services has carried out a fast-track system upgrade with the introduction of a bespoke Gee-built and fully containerised dosing unit. Fullerton is a full treatment works with two-stage filtration and a sludge ...

  • Pennsylvania Hospital Hit with Four Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease

    Earlier this month, it was reported that four patients at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System had contracted Legionnaires’ disease.  Due to the outbreak, officials are on the lookout for more patients who could have been infected with this potentially deadly disease.   Hospital officials, with the help of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), have conducted an ...

  • Hazardous Waste Settlement Leads to School Cleanups in 60 Schools in R.I. and Mass.

    A commercial waste handler in Rhode Island has agreed to pay a fine of $58,278 and to spend $252,152 to clean hazardous chemicals out of approximately 60 schools in Rhode Island and Massachusetts in order to settle EPA claims that the company violated state and federal hazardous waste laws at a facility in Providence, R.I. Northland Environmental and its owner, PSC Environmental Services, will ...

  • West Virginia National Guard set to help distribute water

    Restaurants closed their doors, groceries stores sold out of bottled water and thousands of children got an extra day off from school as residents were told to not bathe, brush their teeth, or wash their clothes following a chemical spill that may have contaminated tap water in nine West Virginia counties. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of ...


    By Associated Press

  • President Obama`s oval office address on the gulf oil spill

    The following is the text of U.S. President Barack Obama"s address to the American people on June 15, 2010. Good evening. As we speak, our nation faces a multitude of challenges. At home, our top priority is to recover and rebuild from a recession that has touched the lives of nearly every American. Abroad, our brave men and women in uniform are taking the fight to al-Qaida wherever it exists. ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Several massachusetts citizens receive prestigious regional EPA environmental awards

    Nineteen environmental awards will be given to Massachusetts environmental groups, individuals, businesses, nonprofit and government agencies tomorrow in Boston’s Faneuil Hall as EPA presented its annual Environmental Merit Awards for 2011. In addition, a President’s Environmental Youth Award was given to the Boston Latin School Youth Climate Action Network, which received special ...

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