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2014-09-17 23:03:44

Global Flue Gas Desulfurizer (FGD) Market 2014-2018 profiles key players like Alstom S.A., General Electric Co., Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., Siemens AG and The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W), Burns & McDonnell, Ducon Technologies, Hamon RC, Marsulex Environmental Technologies (MET), Siemens, Thermax and Transparent Technologies. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The emergence of new technologies is a major trend in the Global FGD market. The need for improved...

2014-09-17 23:00:35

In the five years to 2014, the number of patient visits in the healthcare sector has risen, and this trend has pressed healthcare providers to outsource disposal services to reduce costs, driving industry demand; moreover, rising waste generation and healthcare regulation is anticipated to create opportunities for new entrants over the next five years, driving demand growth. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Medical Waste Disposal Services...

2014-09-17 12:22:16

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTC QB/BB: BNET) announced today that it has filed a new patent application for its next-generation livestock waste treatment technologies. This latest technology platform incorporates advancements that will reduce capital costs while increasing system performance for wet livestock waste applications such as dairy and beef cattle. Bion's next-generation technology platform has been under development for...

2014-09-15 23:05:23

Seasoned experts join the firm’s Houston, Dallas and San Antonio offices Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 MWH Global, the premier solutions provider focused on water and natural resources,today announced the hiring of David A. Irvine as Texas wastewater practice leader and Southeast Texas area manager. Based in Houston, Irvine will lead the Southeast Texas area water and wastewater operations for MWH. He brings 25 years of experience in the technical, management and development...

2014-09-15 23:03:38

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Methanol markets. Global market for Methanol is forecast to reach 109.8 million tons by 2020, driven by strong growth in energy related application markets, increased availability of natural gas, improving production plant efficiencies, and favorable pricing scenario, among others. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Methanol is a versatile industrial chemical that finds use in the...

2014-09-14 23:00:54

Many commercial activities lead to a lot of waste that needs to be disposed of in the most responsible manner. Student Works Disposal now offers commercial waste removal services at http://www.studentworksdisposal.com/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 Vancouver junk removal company, Student Works Disposal, now offers specialized commercial waste clearance. Its services are available throughout Vancouver metro as well as in adjoining areas. In addition to the recycling and reusing...

2014-09-11 16:22:15

LONDON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Air Quality Control Systems Market by Technology (Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD), Electrostatic Precipitators, Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) Control Systems, Scrubber & Mercury Control Systems) & Geography - Global Trends and Forecasts to...

2014-09-11 08:23:03

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Soda Ash - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Soda Ash in Thousand Metric Tons by the following End-Use Segments: Glass (Container Glass, Flat Glass, Fiber Glass, & Others), Chemicals, Soaps & Detergents, Pulp & Paper, Flue Gas Desulfurization, Water Treatment, and...

2014-09-09 23:04:23

VigorOx® WWT II Dosing and Control Station To Debut on Trade Show Floor Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 PeroxyChem announced today that it will attend the 87th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) in New Orleans from September 29 through October 1. PeroxyChem’s booth will showcase VigorOx® WWT II wastewater disinfection technology, the peracetic acid based alternative to chlorine and UV disinfection for municipal...

2014-09-08 08:23:19

BlueDot Franchise Equipment Including RDX MicroScreen System to be Operated by Stanford University's Dr. Craig S. Criddle SCOTTSDALE, AZ and CALGARY, AB, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - RDX Technologies Corporation ("RDX" or the "Company") (TSXV: RDX, OTCQX: RGDEF, FSE:RL7), a water treatment and energy technology company, today announced that a contract has been executed with Stanford University for the sale of RDX's BlueDot franchise based water treatment equipment, including RDX's patented...


Latest Pollution Reference Libraries

Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

Water Pollution
2013-03-25 12:43:15

Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...

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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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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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