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  • Curing carpet underlay emissions

    The EU Solvent Emissions Directive is helping to drive down Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) emissions in a broad range of industries and Interfloor, a UK manufacturer of carpet underlay, has found that the use of a portable gas analyser from Quantitech has helped to implement emissions reductions and to demonstrate ongoing improvements in emissions control. With leading brands such as Duralay and ...


    By Quantitech Ltd

  • AlumiFuel Power Expands Its Visibility in Multi-Billion Dollar Back-Up Power Market

    Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) (the "Company") through its operating subsidiaries, announced today that it is pursuing an increasing number of opportunities to address industry back-up power applications with its AlumiFuel cartridge-based technology. Beyond what was reported in the AFPW news release of May 2, 2012, additional ...


    By Marketwire

  • ERG helps Crown Pet Foods deliver improvements in odour emissions

    ERG (Air Pollution Control) Ltd announces the successful installation of a new odour control plant at Crown Pet Foods as part of a £1m plus investment in upgraded odour control at their Castle Cary, Somerset, factory.Crown Pet Foods, who are owned by the global group Royal Canin, completed a new state-of-the-art pet food production facility at Castle Cary in late 2007. Although the facility ...

  • Monitoring levels of harmful pollutants in ice rinks and arenas.

    Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is a significant concern in ice rinks and arenas; these facilities are especially vulnerable to the affect of an unhealthy indoor environment as fuel-burning equipment such as ice resurfaces are used indoors. PPM Technology and our partner in the United States, Joel Anderson of Precision Quality Consulting have supplied a ...


    By PPM Technology

  • Bristol schoolchildren monitor local air quality

    A group of schoolchildren from Oasis Academy Brightstowe in Bristol have been utilising Ashtead Technology’s air quality monitors to measure air pollution during their daily commute to school. The project is part of the BBC News School Report which provides 11-16 year-olds across the UK with an opportunity to make and broadcast their own news. With support from BBC staff, partners and ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • U.S. EPA Requires ASARCO to Cut Toxic Emissions at 103-Year-Old Arizona Copper Smelter

    Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Justice announced a settlement with ASARCO that requires the company to spend $150 million to install new equipment and pollution control technology to reduce emissions of toxic heavy metals at a large copper smelter in Hayden, Ariz. The company will also fund local environmental projects valued at $8 million, ...

  • New Vermeer D100x140 Navigator® horizontal directional drill equipped with Tier 4i engine and class-leading torque

    Vermeer Corporation has introduced the all new D100x140 Navigator® horizontal directional drill (HDD), designed for the needs of the water, sewer and gas pipeline market, among other installation applications. A number of design considerations have been incorporated to provide enhanced drilling performance and productivity in challenging soil conditions. The D100x140 is powered by a ...


    By Vermeer

  • U.S. EPA Requires ASARCO to Cut Toxic Emissions at 103-Year-Old Arizona Copper Smelter

    Today, the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a settlement with ASARCO requiring the company to spend $150 million to install new equipment and pollution control technology to reduce emissions of toxic heavy metals at a large smelter located in Hayden, Ariz. The company will also fund local environmental projects valued at $8 million, replace a ...

  • OPEN YOUR MIND TO OPEN PATH MONITORING - A FEATURE FOR ENVIRONMENT BUSINESS

    Over the past 15 years open path monitoring has come on in leaps and bounds, yet many of the systems that are based on open path technology are still fighting against negative perceptions from potential buyers. Here Duncan Mounsor from Enviro Technology Services ...

  • Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority Signs Legal Agreement with EPA and U.S. Department of Justice to Reduce Air Pollution at Two Power Plants

    Under an agreement announced today by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Justice, the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (VIWAPA) will come into compliance with the federal Clean Air Act at its Krum Bay facility on St. Thomas and Cruz Bay facility on St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. The settlement resolves numerous violations of the Clean Air Act, including ...

  • Gas Conditioning Made Easy

    The PGCS is a smart solution for stack testers looking to carry out frequent stack emission tests across different sites. Stack testing is a procedure carried out by engineers to determine the concentration of gas and dust emissions being released into our atmosphere. Stack emission testing must be carried out to ensure that sites are complying with environmental standards. The amount of stack ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Sierra Pacific Lumber Pays $13 Million for Air Pollution

    SACRAMENTO, California, August 31, 2007 (ENS) - In one of the California Air Resources Board's largest-ever penalty cases, the lumber company Sierra Pacific Industries, has paid $13 million to settle allegations of air quality violations at four of the company's Sierra foothills sites. The California Air Resources Board, ARB, in cooperation with the California Attorney General and the Placer ...

  • Databird Am&T - proving to be a must at Belfast Health and Social Care Trust

    BHSCT was faced with the problem of difficult to manage utility consumptions, the Trust realised that they needed to gain control on consumption and associated carbon emissions.   BHSCT Divisional Manager Damian Horisk researched the benefits of aM&T and considered the potential benefit to the Trust. Damian recognised that without accurately measuring the Trusts’ utility ...

  • U.S. Imposes Highest Acid Rain Fine Ever

    (Washington, D.C. – Sept. 20, 2007)  In a landmark settlement filed today, East Kentucky Power Cooperative, a coal-fired electric utility, has agreed to pay an $11.4 million penalty to resolve violations of the Clean Air Act’s acid rain program, the Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. As part of today’s settlement, the U.S. is seeking ...

  • U.S. Imposes Highest Acid Rain Fine in Its History

    LEXINGTON, Kentucky, September 20, 2007 (ENS) - The East Kentucky Power Cooperative, a coal-fired electric utility, today agreed to pay an $11.4 million penalty to resolve violations of the Clean Air Act's acid rain program, the Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced. As part of today's settlement, the U.S. is seeking court-approval for the ...

  • Ametek Land Demonstrates Innovative Foundry Temperature Measurement Instrument at Ifex India

    AMETEK LAND India, specialist in non-contact temperature measurement and combustion monitoring, is set to attend the IFEX India exhibition (29th to 31st January) and will be demonstrating its innovative Cyclops 055L non-contact thermometer. The high precision portable thermometer, which has been specifically designed for foundries, provides accurate temperature measurement for liquid metals in ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Enterprise asset tracking

    Do you know the precise location of your assets globally? It is difficult for an organization to operate efficiently, let alone have any competitive advantage, if it does not have direct control over all its assets at any one time. As a business embraces the myriad technological advances of modern times so it seems that items of equipment and necessary tools swell the corporate ...


    By Verisae

  • AMETEK Land Demonstrates innovative foundry temperature measurement instrument at Ifex India

    AMETEK LAND India, specialist in non-contact temperature measurement and combustion monitoring, is set to attend the IFEX India exhibition (29th to 31st January) and will be demonstrating its innovative Cyclops 055L non-contact thermometer.   The high precision portable thermometer, which has been specifically designed for foundries, provides accurate temperature measurement for ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Air, Water, Hazwaste Violations Cost Equistar $125 Million

    HOUSTON, Texas, July 25, 2007 (ENS) - Equistar Chemicals of Houston, Texas has agreed to settle federal environmental violations by spending more than $125 million on pollution controls and cleanup. The company must address a host of air, water and hazardous waste violations at seven of its petrochemical plants in Texas, Illinois, Iowa and Louisiana. The Justice Department and the Environmental ...

  • Venstar's New iPhone and iPad Application for Surveyor Energy Management System Helps Small-Box Retailers Go Green With Remote View and Control of Stores' Energy Usage

    Venstar®, a leading thermostat and energy management systems supplier, today announced the launch of Surveyor® Mobile for iPhone® and iPad®, a mobile application specifically designed for use with Venstar's Surveyor Energy Management System (EMS). With Surveyor Mobile for iPhone and iPad, ...


    By Marketwire

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