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2014-02-24 12:22:15

New Brand Launches for Integrated Rochem, Sepro Membranes and APTwater Businesses LONG BEACH, Calif., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three established names in the membrane business: Rochem, Sepro and APTwater re-launch today under one new consolidated brand name - ULTURA(TM). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140224/LA70155LOGO) At the launch, John Kaestle, CEO of ULTURA Inc., declared that this integration creates a new force in high recovery membrane technologies...

Electronic Waste Management Efforts Are Not Doing Enough To Protect Our Children: Expert
2013-09-16 04:16:02

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While much of the world is still buzzing about the announcement of the sixth-generation iPhone last week , some experts are more concerned about what will happen to its predecessors – and what impact they could have on the health of the world’s children in the years ahead. In a keynote address scheduled to be presented Monday morning at the CleanUp 2013 scientific contamination conference in Melbourne, professor Ming Hung Wong...

2011-11-07 16:56:39

For less than $100 and a day's work, a single family in an undeveloped country can construct a solid waste disposal system that not only processes the waste, but requires no electricity or additional energy while destroying harmful pathogens. So argues a Duke University environmental engineer who envisions a simple system that can be constructed from everyday items designed specifically for Third World countries, where the disposal of solid human waste and the corresponding spread of...

2011-01-03 13:52:00

Company Agrees to Increase Monitoring, Move Disposal Area Further from School PITTSBURGH, Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allied Waste Systems of Pennsylvania will pay a $142,000 fine and take steps to eliminate odors from affecting residents and a nearby elementary school in Findlay Township, Allegheny County, under the terms of a consent order and agreement with the Department of Environmental Protection. The agreement is DEP's latest enforcement action aimed at eliminating...

2010-10-15 08:00:00

BEIJING, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Tri-Tech Holding Inc. (Nasdaq: TRIT), a premier Chinese company that provides leading turn-key solutions in China for water resources, water and wastewater treatment, industrial safety and the pollution control markets, announced today that it has entered into an international distribution, services and cooperation agreement with Hydration Technology Innovations, LLC (HTI). Oregon-based HTI is the world's only commercial manufacturer of...

2010-03-12 15:50:00

FINDLAY TOWNSHIP, Pa., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The staff and management at Imperial Landfill in Findlay Township today stressed that they continue to work with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and The Alleghany County Health Department to respond to odor complaints. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100304/RSLOGO) Over the last year, Imperial Landfill has made significant investments of time and infrastructure to deal with odor issues. During that...

2010-03-11 08:00:00

BEIJING, March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Tri-Tech Holding Inc. (Nasdaq: TRIT), a premier Chinese company that engineers, manages and monitors municipal sewer systems, natural waterways and other water resources, announced today that it has received a RMB25.4 million (approximately US$3.7 million) Build-Transfer (BT) contract for construction of a residential solid waste sanitary landfill for Xinle City, Hebei province. Tri-Tech will build the plant and transfer ownership to Xinle...

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2010-02-08 15:11:46

A new study from Maine advises against throwing most unused or expired medications into trash bound for landfills.  According to a survey by the state's environmental agency, small amounts of discarded drugs were found at three landfills in the state, confirming that pharmaceuticals thrown into household trash end up in water that drains through waste.    Although most of Maine does not draw drinking water from rivers where landfill water is present, other states do....


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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