Mercury Recycling Articles

  • Assessment of REMOTOX for precipitation of heavy metals in laboratory waste stream

    Abstract The scope of this study is to assess the potential of REMOTOX in cleaning up heavy metals in laboratory waste stream in an effort to reduce hazardous waste to the minimum quantity, thereby reducing transportation and disposal cost. The objective is to determine the amount of REMOTOX to be added, the reaction time for the heavy metals to precipitate and to determine its ...


    By Graus Chemicals, LLC

  • Common Types of UV Lamps for Ultraviolet Disinfection of Water & Wastewater

    When it comes to water and wastewater treatment systems, operational and performance variation will come from different components. This variance can come from the differences treatment processes deployed, whether chemicals are utilized or how much power the treatment processes require. With many treatment systems, there is much consideration given to a particular central component akin to the ...

  • Common Types of UV lamps for Ultraviolet Disinfection (UV Lamps) for Chemical Free Water Disinfection

    Types of Ultraviolet Disinfection (UV) Lamps for Chemical Free Water & Wastewater Treatment When it comes to water and wastewater treatment systems, operational and performance variation will come from different components. This variance can come from the differences treatment processes deployed, whether chemicals are utilized or how much power the treatment processes require. With ...

  • Fluorescent lamps recycling - Case Study

    The fluorescent lamps recycling plant was designed for a Taiwanese recycling company. The task was to develop a treatment plant which achieves a high recycling quota while keeping the investment level moderately low. This was achieved by combining several specially developed technologies. These technologies include a high efficient shredder-sieving system, the closed-loop washing unit, an ...

  • Remediation of a mercury contaminated site - Case study

    Remediation of mercury contaminated industrial site for future expansion of industrial area. 70,000 tons of mercury contaminated soil and building rubble have to be cleaned in an industrial facility in the south of France until 2013. For the realization of this remediation work, an econ industries VacuDry 12,000 has been in operation since early 2011. After the treatment the mercury ...

  • Another step towards making mercury history

    econ industries is proud to announce the next project towards making mercury history: a delivery contract for a VacuDry® Unit going to India. A VacuDry® 3 000 plant will be deployed to clean-up mercury contaminated soil from a former factory. Due to the location of the factory and strict environmental regulations, an on-site remediation with highest cleaning efficiency was requested. The ...

  • Drinking water standard revision catches up with UV-LED

    New criteria for microbial reduction An international standard on drinking water treatment has been updated following developments and the roll-out of UV-LED (ultraviolet-light emitting diode) technology. NSF International, the body accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has established new criteria for the use of UV-LED technology for microbial ...


    By Aquatech Global Events

  • Laser Projector

    We have laser projectors for sale! Laser projectors (laser action projector) use laser beams to transmit images. The optical components of the laser beam projector are mainly composed of RGB light valve, X prism, projection lens and drive light valve.   The laser beam passes through the corresponding optical elements and the beam ...

  • Detailed medical waste types and collection methods

    As everyone knows, the medical waste contains a lot of germs. If it is not handled properly, it will become a source of transmission and directly threaten everyone's health. However, everyone's understanding of medical waste is still not comprehensive enough. Today we will explain the types and collection methods of medical ...

  • Recycling Facilities May Be Hazardous to Workers’ Health

    Hazardous Waste Disposal & Exposure A great majority of municipalities and private companies in the United States have recycling facilities where metal, glass, chemicals, paper, wood, batteries, electronics, and clothing are deposited from collection trucks and sorted by workers, usually along conveyor belts. The workers in these facilities are potentially exposed to a wide ...

  • 5 Colors Paper Cup Flexographic Printing Machine

    This 5 colors label, paper cup flexo printing machine is suitable for printing paper, paperboard, high-grade self-adhesive label and so on. It is an auxiliary equipment of multi-color printing machine. At first glazing, it can increase the brightness of the product and the storage time of the product color. This printing machine can improve the quality of products and adopt the import stepless ...

  • Recycling Facilities Can Be Hazardous to Workers’ Health

    A great majority of municipalities and private companies in the United States have recycling facilities where metal, glass, chemicals, paper, wood, batteries, electronics, and clothing are deposited from collection trucks, and sorted by workers, usually along conveyor belts. The workers in these facilities are potentially exposed to a wide variety of health hazards. Vehicle Exhaust ...


    By Atlantic Environmental, Inc.

  • Indoor air quality problems – If it isn’t Mold, What is it?

    Why are you experiencing indoor air quality problems? There are a number of employees in our office who have itchy, watery eyes, nasal congestion, headaches, lethargy, and trouble concentrating. Most of the affected folks report they feel better at home and worse after they’ve been in the office for about an hour. We had the office tested for mold but nothing remarkable was found. ...


    By Atlantic Environmental, Inc.

  • On-Site Treatment of Soils with Leachable Mercury During Mine Remediation

    Mercury contamination during mine reclamation,Stabilization of mercury,Treatability testing,Full-scale ...


    By Graus Chemicals, LLC

  • Mercury waste treatment centre - Case study

    The Mercury Waste Treatment Centre has been set-up by an oil and gas service company following the high demand of major oil and gas companies for local waste management solutions. Prior to the establishment of the econ supplied waste treatment centre, waste had to be shipped to be finally disposed of 13 000 km from the waste source. This involved complicated and expensive waste notification and ...

  • University of North Carolina - Case Study

    The University of North Carolina uses a Peak Scientific Genius 1053 to provide a consistent flow of nitrogen for their photolithography and microtechnology applications as opposed to liquid dewars, their previous nitrogen source. Name: Bob Geil Job Title: Laboratory ...

  • Utah’s Great Salt Lake in Jeopardy

    Can irrigation efficiency and water reuse keep it from drying out? The Bear River’s circuitous course to the Great Salt Lake takes it through Utah, Wyoming, and Idaho, each of which is allotted a volume of its water under the Bear River Compact of 1958. Until now, the states have been unable to use all of their allotted water, and the agreement has not been amended since 1980. But, in an ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Environmentally sound - Case study

    On March 16, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to the category of “universal wastes” regulated under the federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations, codified at Title 40 of the C.F.R., Part 273. 83 Fed. Reg. 11654. According to EPA, this action would benefit the many manufacturing facilities and ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Deciphering Reach and RoHS…The Alphabet Soup of Safety Standards

    There are many safety standards that apply to chemical products. As new standards and regulations emerge it can be difficult for those who buy and use chemical products to keep up-to-date with proper safety requirements. Many businesses use chemicals in their day to day operations for manufacturing and maintenance. Sometimes it may seem as though the regulations are an alphabet soup of acronyms ...

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