Manganese Control News

  • Occupational and Environmental Exposures to Manganese Discussed in New Video

    Today, the IAQ Video Network and Cochrane & Associates announced the release of their latest educational video.  Their newest production discusses manganese (Mn) and both environmental and occupational exposures to this element.  “Consuming a small amount of manganese as a trace element from food or water is necessary to stay healthy,” ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Buffalo Wire to Attend MINExpo

    We will be exhibiting at MINExpo September 26 – 28 in Las Vegas! We are very excited to show our conveyor system, manganese crusher parts, a rubber and urethane screener and PFX samples to take with you! Visit the MINExpo ...


    By Buffalo Wire Works

  • Exposure to manganese – and a few good reasons to protect yourself

    Manganese is a naturally occurring element. Normally, it is part of the human diet and good for you when consumed in moderation. However, manganese becomes airborne during welding and other industrial processes and inhaling manganese causes serious health problems. Exposure Manganese (Mn) is added to several different metals to improve their ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Final agreement to study contamination at Smurfit Stone Mill site (Missoula County, Mont.)

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a final agreement to investigate contamination at the Smurfit Stone Mill Superfund site, in Missoula County, Montana. Under the terms of the agreement, M2Green, International Paper, and WestRock will conduct a comprehensive investigation of soils, river sediments, and ground and surface water to determine the nature and extent of ...

  • AWWA releases Iron and Manganese Removal Handbook, Second Edition

    The American Water Works Association has released its newest publication – Iron and Manganese Removal Handbook, Second Edition by John Civardi and Mark Tompeck. Advancements in treatment technology, new regulations and changes in the environment necessitated a second edition of Iron and Manganese Removal Handbook. Demonstrated through field experiences and ...

  • Tambao Manganese Mine Burkina Faso

    Unidentified gunmen kidnapped a Romanian security officer on Saturday from a manganese mining project in northern Burkina Faso, near the border with Mali’s lawless desert north, the company and a security source said. The incident took place at the Tambao project, which is run by Pan African Minerals, a subsidiary of Frank Timis’s Timis Corporation. Timis is a Romanian-Australian ...


    By Huckbody Environmental

  • Carus Celebrates Centennial with Community, Launches Scholarship to Reward Innovation

    Carus Group is celebrating its first 100 years in 2015 with the same spirit of innovation and commitment to community shown by its founder, Dr. Edward Hegeler Carus. Throughout this year, Carus is planning several community and educational events in its original hometown of LaSalle, IL, as well as sponsoring a variety of volunteer activities organized by its employees.  The company is also ...


    By Carus Corporation

  • EPA to host Public Meeting Regarding the Henry’s Knob Former Mine Site

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bethany Elementary School located in Clover, SC to provide an update on the installation of wellhead treatment systems and the cleanup work that is tentatively scheduled for the 2015 construction season. EPA and South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental ...

  • EPA Settlement with Amerikohl Mining Inc. Will Help Restore Water Quality for Western Pennsylvania Communities

    In a consent agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Amerikohl Mining, Inc., has settled Clean Water Act violations at 22 of its Pennsylvania mining operations, including four active and 18 inactive mines in western Pennsylvania. As part of the settlement agreement, Amerikohl will pay a $140,000 penalty and implement a new standard operating procedure to ensure Clean Water Act ...

  • Burkina Faso Mining

    Since April 2013, Huckbody Environmental has been providing Environmental and Social Management services to Pan African Minerals for their Tambao Manganese project in Burkina Faso, with rail transport down to the port of Abidjan in Cote D’Ivoire. The mine is located in the Sahel at the north of Burkina Faso and poses some interesting environmental and social challenges, with increasing ...


    By Huckbody Environmental

  • New BoreSaver Well Cleaning Treatment Launched by Geoquip

    BoreSaver Multi-Kleen is a new all-purpose cleaning and rehabilitation treatment. Fast-acting and easy to use, it is ideal for removing a range of deposits and slime from boreholes, wells, pumps and equipment including iron bacteria, calcium carbonate, scale, iron oxide and manganese oxide. ...


    By Geoquip Water Solutions

  • HDR Water Professionals Scheduled for 17 Presentations at AWWA ACE13

    HDR will have a large contingent of presenters at the American Water Works Association's Annual Conference and Exposition, the water industry's largest conference. This year's event is scheduled for June 9-13 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. In addition to 17 presentations, Kevin Bergschneider, an HDR Water & Natural Resources marketing manager, is a member of the ACE13 host ...


  • EPA proposes Missoula County mill site for Superfund designation

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today proposed adding the Smurfit-Stone Mill (Smurfit) site near Missoula, Mont., to the Superfund National Priorities List (NPL), making it eligible for additional study and cleanup resources under EPA's Superfund program. A 60-day public comment period about the proposed listing begins on Thursday, May 23rd. The proposed Superfund site, located 11 miles ...

  • Primary Batteries and Cells - BRIC Countries Package

    This market research report package offers an in-depth perspective on the actual market situation, trends and future outlook for primary batteries and cells in BRIC countries. The analyses provide essential market information for decision-makers including: Brazil, Russia, India and China COMPLETE REPORT WITH TOC: ...


  • Primary Batteries and Cells - American Package-Researchmoz.us

    This package includes 10 primary battery and cell market studies from the following American countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and United States Buy a copy of this report: ...


  • Primary Batteries and Cells - African Package-Researchmoz.us

    This package includes 10 primary battery and cell market studies from the following African countries: Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Morocco, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Sudan and Tanzania Buy a copy of this report: ...


  • Greentech startup engineering advanced filter technology

    At the recent Filtration 2012 held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA, Innovative Labs, a greentech startup out of Petaluma, CA, presented a unique NASA tested air filtration process used in HVAC and residential stand-alone applications. This technology uses manganese oxide and titanium dioxide to destroy VOC's from indoor air environments. According to the EPA indoor air ...


    By Innovative Labs LLC

  • USGS Confirms the Presence of Potentially Harmful Levels of Radon in New England Groundwater

    Last month, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) announced that a new study has identified potentially harmful levels of naturally occurring arsenic, uranium, radium, radon and manganese in some bedrock groundwater that supplies drinking water wells in New England. According to the USGS news release on the study, “The results highlight the importance of private well owners testing and ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • The Inversand introduces GreensandPlus an enhanced version of its traditional Manganese Greensand

    New version capable of operating at higher differential pressures Clayton, NJ - Inversand Company announces the introduction of GreensandPlus for water treatment and filtration is an improved version of Manganese Greensand is available in stock for immediate shipment. The process of Manganese Greensand filtration is efficiently and economically removes iron sulfide, manganese, arsenic, ...


    By Inversand Company

  • ASTM A20 / A20M - 11 standard specification for general requirements for steel plates for pressure vessels

    This specification covers a group of common requirements that apply to rolled steel plates for pressure vessels. The steel shall be made in an open-hearth, basic-oxygen, or electric-arc furnace process. Sampling and methods for chemical analysis are discussed. Yield strength tests, tension tests, and notch-toughness tests shall be made in accordance to the product specification to conform to the ...


    By ASTM International

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