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2011-04-12 00:00:27

Event Recognizes Some of the Local Employees Integral to the Construction New Haven, CT (PRWEB) April 11, 2011 New Haven Mayor John DeStefano and Higher One today broke ground to celebrate the next phase of this local company's growth and development in New Haven's Science Park. At the event, the important work of the City's Office of Economic Development was highlighted and 10 local individuals who have successfully completed the Brownfield Remediation Technician Training Program were...

2011-04-07 00:00:29

Attendees gained insight into real-world applications and examples for environmental assessment using the most up to date instrumentation. Charlotte, NC (Vocus/PRWEB) April 06, 2011 Enviro-Equipment, Inc., a leading supplier of environmental sampling equipment and supplies, held a free training seminar at their lab in Charlotte, NC on Saturday, March 19, 2011. Sponsored by the Carolinas Section of The Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists (AEG) to provide educational...

2011-02-15 14:29:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Internationally recognized water quality, water treatment, and groundwater remediation expert Michael Kavanaugh, Ph.D., P.E., recently joined Geosyntec Consultants (www.geosyntec.com) as Principal based in the firm's Oakland, Ca., office. With more than 35 years of experience, contributions to over 80 technical publications, and more than 150 presentations to audiences that included congressional and state committees, Dr. Kavanaugh is a proven...

2011-02-08 07:05:00

DENVER, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consultancy, design, engineering and management services company, announced the company and its wholly owned subsidiary, Malcolm Pirnie, were acknowledged for exceptional service by the Interstate Technology and Regional Council (ITRC) in 2010. Three employees received industry recognition awards at the ITRC late 2010 in St. Louis. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101220/LA19899LOGO) The ITRC is...

2011-01-21 00:00:51

Adventus, a leading provider of technology for soil, sediment, and groundwater remediation is proud to introduce EHC-L, the next member of the EHC® family of In Situ Chemical Reduction (ISCRâ“ž¢) products. Chicago, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) January 20, 2011 Adventus Americas Inc. (Adventus), a leading provider of technology for soil, sediment, and groundwater remediation is proud to introduce EHC-L, the next member of the EHC® family of In Situ Chemical...

2010-12-15 13:37:00

BURLINGAME, Calif., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ECC was recently awarded the 2010 GCA Excellence in Construction Award as a Project Category Winner in Environmental/Public Works for executing a $35 million time-critical remediation/civil construction project using indirect thermal treatment to treat contaminated soil at multiple sites throughout Guam. ECC excavated and thermally treated more than 34,000 tons of PCB-contaminated soil at the Former Building 3009, a former Navy transformer...

2010-12-02 07:45:00

GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Remediation Products, Inc.'s Trap & Treat® BOS 100® environmental remediation product does not infringe five Adventus patents, the company announced today. The announcement was preceded by summary judgment rulings by the U.S. District Court of the Western District of North Carolina, which effectively put more than five years of conflict and subsequent litigation to rest, leaving RPI free to focus on its...

2010-11-11 08:00:00

CLEVELAND, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Abanaki Corporation offers a cost-effective way to remove hydrocarbon contamination from groundwater without pumps. Engineers in industrial settings have, for many years, valued oil skimmers as the lowest cost way to remove hydrocarbons from wastewater. Food processing plants, the metals industry, machining firms, and utilities have all used skimmers with great success for wastewater treatment. Recently, Abanaki has modified its products for...

2010-10-26 16:09:00

TORONTO, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ - Restoration Environmental Contractors is pleased to announce the appointment of David Bremner to the position of President.  David Bremner will assume full responsibility and control for the strategic and operational leadership of REC, a leader in hazardous materials removal, disaster recovery, and demolition.  Bremner's previous position at REC was Vice-President in charge of operations and business development. "David has been with REC...

2010-10-18 07:06:00

LAKE FOREST, Calif., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Resolutions, Inc. (ERI), a leader in environmental consulting and remediation services, announced today that it has rebranded itself, Cardno ERI, to reflect its recent merger with Cardno Limited (ASX: CDD), a global provider of physical and social infrastructure services. The Australian-based Cardno has over 150 offices worldwide and a resource base of more than 3,700 staff working on projects in over 70 countries. (Logo:...


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2009-07-07 19:47:08

Today's soil contamination is a direct result of man-made chemicals or other changes in nature's soil environment. This contamination most commonly occurs from underground storage tanks bursting, use of pesticides, discarding oil and fuel illegally, leakage of dirty surface water, draining of wastes from landfalls and knowingly dumping industrial wastes into the soil. The most widespread chemicals found are petroleum hydrocarbons, solvents, common pesticides, lead and additional heavy metals....

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.