water-based cleaning product News

  • Clean Fuel Production

    Pittsburgh, PA / Alpen, Germany, 13-Sept-07 – Increasing energy costs and environmental concerns have spurred the demand for machinery to produce substitute fuels – fuels from waste materials and domestically available biomass. WEIMA America, Inc., a sister company of Germany-based WEIMA Energy GmbH, has made shredding and grinding of refuse derived fuels (RDF) its business, helping customers in ...


    By Freesen & Partner GmbH

  • Bangor-based railway company fined for clean water violations

    A Maine-based railroad has agreed to pay $30,000 to settle EPA claims that it violated the Clean Water Act and federal regulations designed to prevent oil spills from reaching waterways. Bangor-based Montreal Maine & Atlantic Railway operates a locomotive repair and maintenance facility in Milo, Maine, which has a total storage capacity of almost 108,000 gallons of oil. According to EPA, a ...

  • Rainbow Production Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act

    The Environmental Protection Agency has fined Rainbow Production of Hot Springs, Arkansas, $1,700 for violating federal Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Regulations outlined under the federal Clean Water Act. A June 14, 2012, EPA inspection of Debo #4 and #3 oil production facilities located on Robinson Acres Road, El Dorado, Union County, Arkansas, revealed no inspection ...

  • Ahlstrom and Eureka Forbes announce the launch of innovative gravity-based water purification product based on disruptor technology

    Ahlstrom Group, a leading global developer and manufacturer of nonwovens and specialty papers, announced today that it has partnered with Eureka Forbes Limited to launch a ground breaking product to serve the growing needs for clean water in the Indian sub-continent. The device, designed and manufactured by Eureka Forbes, which will be sold under the brand name AquaSure, incorporates Ahlstrom"s ...


    By Ahlstrom Corporation

  • Amyris to Enter the Industrial Cleaning Products Market

    Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS) announced today it plans to launch its first industrial cleaning products containing Amyris's Myralene™ renewable solvents through U.S. AutoForce and U.S. Lubricants, divisions of  ...


    By Amyris Biotechnologies, Inc.

  • Clean ethylene production method developed by US scientists

    A new method of making one of the world's most commonly produced organic compounds, ethylene, is going to prevent millions of metric tons’ worth of greenhouse gas emissions, according to federal government scientists. The technology created by scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory is a high-temperature membrane that can produce ethylene from an ethane stream ...

  • ACI unveils cleaning product industry sustainability report

    First-ever Report in U.S. Features Environmental Metrics for Cleaning Product Supply Chain Report Also Features Member Company and ACI Sustainability Snapshots, Outreach Efforts ACI 2011 Sustainability Report Available at www.cleaninginstitute.org The first-ever sustainability report for the U.S. cleaning products industry ...

  • In the trenches for clean water

    Water, our most basic need, is poised to be the most baffling challenge of the 21st century. It is being ignored wantonly at a time when more than 1 million people per year die from its scarcity and contamination. Children under age five account for at least 90 percent of water-related deaths. Meanwhile, economic productivity and educational opportunities are lost to illness, leaving millions ...

  • To clean up coal, Obama pushes more oil production

    America's newest and cleanest coal-fired power plant comes with a catch: The heat-trapping carbon dioxide removed from its smokestack pollution will help force more oil out of the ground. Some environmentalists complain that it ends up releasing more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere than is stored underground as waste. It's another example of the Obama administration promoting new, cleaner ...


    By Associated Press

  • Envision Solar Hires Veterans for Made-In-America Clean Energy Products

    Along with the rest of the U.S. population, the veterans’ unemployment rate is on the decline. Nevertheless, finding a decent-paying job is difficult for many vets upon their return home. Almost half a million U.S. veterans are without work, and ...

  • Clean-burning Cookstoves, Technology for Local Electricity Production to Be Developed for Africa

    Development of clean-burning technology for household cooking and medium-scale electricity production in Sub-Saharan Africa is the focus of a new multiannual project by Bio4Energy researchers in collaboration with African actors, the Swedish Environment ...


    By Bio4Energy

  • Use of a self-cleaning filter system by contec in the production of chocolate

    contec is a leading supplier of filtration systems, oil mist separators and liquid level measuring technology. The significant market position of the contec GmbH is based on the well-established technologies and successfully new product developments. In the field of new development again, a successful example of application in the production of chocolate can be documented. The filtration ...

  • New childsafe guidelines announced for green cleaning products used in schools

    Grassroots Environmental Education, a New York non-profit, has announced the publication of its newly revised ChildSafe Guidelines for cleaning products used in schools and day-care centers, along with a list of products that meet the new Guidelines. The new Guidelines contain the most stringent requirements of any published green cleaning standard. The ChildSafe Guidelines were originally ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Corning Announces Expansion of Clean Air Products Facility in China

    Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) today announced that its board of directors has approved a capital expenditure plan of ...

  • Scare after cancer-causing contaminant found in US cleaning products

    Seventh Generation, Method and other leading personal care and cleaning brands may soon face lawsuits if they don't remove the word 'organic' from their labeling and marketing by Sept. 1. The ultimatum comes following a recent investigation by the Organic Consumers Assn., which uncovered a potentially carcinogenic contaminant in various products. The OCA investigated nearly 100 organic cosmetic, ...

  • Careful treatment gives clean water

    When the citizens of Ravenna in Northern Italy turn on the tap and clean drinking water pours out, it can be hard to imagine the journey the water has been on. Much of it is collected from Lake Ridracoli far from the city. However, the physical distance only comprises a fraction of the transition from lake to drinking water. Before it gets that far, the surface water must be treated, because it ...


    By Grundfos

  • Clean cooling water to a nuclear plant

    Kopar is to modify fine bar screens at Fortum Loviisa nuclear plant. Kopar received an order from Fortum Power and Heat Oy's Loviisa Power Plant. The scope of the purchase is modernisation of the fine bar screens at the raw water intake station of plant unit no 2. The Loviisa nuclear power plant consists of two plant units, Loviisa 1 and Loviisa 2. The plant units generate a combined eight ...


    By Kopar Oy

  • “Clean air for all - all for clean air”

    Ladies and Gentlemen, “Clean air for all - all for clean air”. This sounds like the slogan of the three musketeers'. Perhaps this should be expected here, in the country of Alexandre Dumas. Bravo! The theme of this panel nicely summarises the ‘essentials’ to successfully addressing one of the most important health and environment challenges we face today: …. ...

  • Product Highlight

    Most oilfield produced waters and other oily wastewaters have high fouling potential for optical sensors. High Cost Ultrasonic Cleaning systems only address the local optical path and not the entire sample system. The TurnerCIP (Clean In Place) addresses the entire sample system in the same way that CIP’s are used to clean heat exchangers and other oily systems in heavy industry worldwide. ...

  • Consumer Product Packager Improves Productivity and Safety After Converting to Eaton’s DCF-800 Mechanically Cleaned Filter

    One of the largest custom packagers of household and personal care products in North America used an Eaton DCF-800 mechanically cleaned filter to significantly reduce downtime, slash operating costs and create a safer working environment at its plant in Toronto, Canada. The customer was using a large filter press with a dozen 40-micron filter pads to remove contaminants from the plant’s ...


    By Eaton Corporation

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