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  • North Dakota Finds More Radioactive Oil Waste

    North Dakota confirmed Thursday (April 24, 2014) the discovery of a new radioactive dump of waste from oil drilling, and separately a company hired to clean up waste found in February at another location said it removed double the amount of radioactive material originally estimated to be there. The Canadian company hired to clean up the largest dump found so far, located at an abandoned gas ...


    By Associated Press

  • U.S. EPA Fines Kettleman City Landfill for Improper Analysis of PCBs Waste

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today fined Chemical Waste Management, Inc. (CWM) $9,375 for a single instance in which it failed to analyze leachate for polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) before disposal at its Kettleman Hills Facility located in Kings County, Calif. On May 9, 2012, CWM voluntarily disclosed to EPA that leachate, or liquid that drains from a landfill, was disposed in a ...

  • On-Site Wastewater Analysis

    The US EPA, as well as other governmental regulatory agencies, have instituted stricter regulations covering discharges of “oily wastes” from facilities into publicity owed treatment plants (POTWs) facilities, forcing numerous industries to monitor their effluent more closely prior to discharge. This regulations affect such industries as food – both processors and restaurants, metal fabrication, ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Waste to Diesel Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast (2013 - 2019)

    Waste to diesel is a relatively new concept and an unconventional source of energy. In this process, diesel is produced from municipal waste, plastic waste, and oil and fat waste. Our planet is suffocated by waste, and waste management is a costly affair, without any scope of a return on investment. Our blue planet is also facing troubles with depleting fossil fuel reserves.  Browse full ...


  • Utility Analytics & Energy Analytics Industry - Solar Analytics, Oil & Gas Analytics, Water analytics, Waste Analytics

    ReportsnReports.com adds "Utility Analytics Market & Energy Analytics Market (Solar Analytics, Oil & Gas Analytics, Water analytics, Waste analytics): Global Advancements, Business Models, Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 – 2018)" new market research report to its store. There is a critical global need to save energy by controlling and reducing energy ...


  • Canadas oil sands to become top source for U.S. oil imports

    The Canadian oil sands have increasingly become an important source of global oil supply growth and are now poised to become the number one source of U.S. crude oil imports in 2010, according to new research from the IHS CERA Canadian Oil Sands Dialogue. Oil sands imports could ultimately increase to a range of 20 percent to 36 percent of U.S. oil and refined product imports by 2030 from the 2009 ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Canada`s oil sands to become top source for U.S. oil imports

    The Canadian oil sands have increasingly become an important source of global oil supply growth and are now poised to become the number one source of U.S. crude oil imports in 2010, according to new research from the IHS CERA Canadian Oil Sands Dialogue. Oil sands imports could ultimately increase to a range of 20 percent to 36 percent of U.S. oil and refined product imports by 2030 from the 2009 ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Thermic Fluid Market by Product (Silicone and Aromatics, Mineral Oils, GlycolBased Fluids) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth 2018

    According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research (http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com) "Thermic Fluid Market by Product (Silicone and Aromatics, Mineral Oils, GlycolBased Fluids, etc.), by Application (Oil and Gas, Chemicals, Solar, Pharmaceuticals, etc.) - Global Industry ...


  • Analysis: High costs keep Japan focus on nuclear

    Japan will once again be without atomic energy as its only operating nuclear reactor goes offline Sunday for refueling and maintenance, and other plants remain closed for intensified safety checks following the 2011 meltdowns at the tsunami-stricken plant in Fukushima. But despite signs that the Fukushima crisis is worsening, Japan's commitment to restarting many of its 50 idled reactors appears ...


    By Associated Press

  • Five percent of world’s gas is wasted

    General Electric, the largest US industrial group, is launching a campaign to cut gas flaring, the wasteful and polluting practice of burning off gas released during oil production. A new report jsut released by GE ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • CSIRO develops new oil detection technique

    Developed in collaboration with waste technology specialist, Ziltek Pty Ltd, the technique means that the presence of petroleum hydrocarbons can now be quantified simply by using a hand-held infrared spectrometer to take readings at the site of interest, without the need to take samples or perform any kind of processing. The technique could be used for oil exploration purposes. It will also be ...

  • Sonic Advance Heavy Oil Development Program

    Vancouver, CANADA – SONIC Technology Solutions Inc. (“SONIC” or “the Company” : TSXV: SNV) reported that its heavy oil development program with joint venture partner PetroSonic Energy Systems Inc. (“PetroSonic”) will advance to include third party evaluation of both the test results and the process economics. A bench scale pilot test plant has been constructed at SONIC’s demonstration facility ...


  • China: Solid Waste Treatment in Liaoning

    Liaoning province, China's important industrial and raw material base, lies in the south of the country's northeast region. With 14 municipalities and a population of 42 million, the province covers an area of over 150,000 sq. km. The pillar industries in Liaoning include petrochemical, metallurgy, electronics/information technology, and manufacturing. The outputs of these industries are also ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Energy policy meltdown: Bush administration and oil shale

    In a potentially disastrous plan that would destroy large tracts of the Rocky Mountain region, the Bush administration has announced its draft regulations for opening 2 million acres of public lands in Wyoming, Colorado, and Utah for commercial oil shale production, according to experts at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). The following are statements from Amy Mall, the Natural ...

  • Successful commissioning with 2 t/h oily wastes

    The VacuDry plant delivered in 2009 to England has been tested during the last months with various different input wastes. Also filter cakes coming from centrifugation units in refineries with solid contents around 40% have been operated to the required capacity of 2 t/h. Lab analysis has shown that the oil recycled from the waste has properties similar to light fuel oil while after treatment the ...


    By econ industries GmbH

  • Fired regulator: Brown pushed to waive oil safeguards

    California's top oil and gas regulators repeatedly warned Gov. Jerry Brown's senior aides in 2011 that the governor's orders to override key safeguards in granting oil industry permits would violate state and federal laws protecting the state's groundwater from contamination, one of the former officials has testified. Brown fired the regulators on Nov. 3, 2011, one day after what the fired ...


    By Associated Press

  • Weaning Business off its Oil Dependency

    Viewpoint from Hugh Jones Managing Director of Carbon Trust Advisory Services Just four years ago, the price of oil was below $50 a barrel. Now Brent crude is typically selling above $100 a barrel.  While there have been some short-lived falls in prices recently, the sudden rebound to over $100 shows that businesses cannot rely on any long-term dips in prices. Indeed, ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Pyrolysis Oil from Biomass Could Be Early Alternative to Fossil Oil in Transition to Society Fuelled by Renewables

    Pyrolysis of biomass—thermochemical decomposition of wood or organic waste at elevated temperatures and with minimal presence of oxygen—could be an "interesting" option in a transition to replacing today's fossil oil with renewable alternatives, according to a Bio4Energy expert on the thermal conversion of biomass to fuels and chemicals. Thus far, ...


    By Bio4Energy

  • Research and Markets: GCC Renewable Energy Sector Opportunity Analysis Report

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/22k5dr/gcc_renewable) has announced the addition of the "GCC Renewable Energy Sector Opportunity Analysis" report to their offering. The world's largest producer of oil ...


    By Research and Markets

  • New analysis of UK recovered plastics gives clarity to market situation

    The report, compiled by the UK’s resource efficiency experts WRAP, includes detailed analysis of recovered plastic flows, prices and the sustainability of end markets, including the risks and opportunities.  It reviews trends past and present, and updates on data reported by the organisation since the previous Plastic Market Situation Report was published in 2011.  Three key ...

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