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January 12, 2017 News

Marketing Opportunities in Hazmat Management Magazine

by John Nicholson

Hazmat Management Magazine’s weekly e-newsletter is distributed to over 18,000 environmental, cleantech, and hazmat professionals in North America.  Have your company’s product or service included in our company profile section of HazMat Management’s weekly e-newsletter or web site. Starting at

January 5, 2017 News

Funding Opportunity for Companies with the U.S. EPA

by John Nicholson

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has a funding opportunity for companies with expertise developing tools, procedures, and guidance to promote efficient cleanup work. This project will provide support for state participation in developing tools, procedures, and guidance to promote efficient

January 5, 2017 News

Forecast for Hazardous Waste Industry Market to 2023

by John Nicholson

Research and Markets recently published a market report on the hazardous waste industry in Canada and the United States.  The market report gives information on market Consumption, products, and services for Canada and the USA from 1997- 2016 and Forecasts

January 5, 2017 News

Preparing for Chemical Spills from Upstream Neighbours

by John Nicholson

The Water Research Foundation (WRF), a not-for-profit technical and educational organization representing water quality professionals around the world, recently embarked on a project that it hopes will provide drinking water system managers and operators with a concise method of avoiding

January 5, 2017 News

Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals National Conference

by John Nicholson

The Alliance of Hazardous Management Professionals (AHMP) annual national conference is scheduled for August 27th to the 30th 2017 in Fort Worth, Texas.  The Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals™ (AHMP), formerly the Academy of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers, Inc. (ACHMM)

December 28, 2016 News

The U.S. EPA Finalizes Risk Management Program for Chemical Facilities

by John Nicholson

In the U.S., some chemical facilities will soon be required to adhere to stricter Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) guidelines under a rule finalized recently by the U.S. EPA that amends its Risk Management Program (RMP) regulations. The US. EPA

December 22, 2016 News

Mapping Contamination in the Great Lakes Basin

by John Nicholson

Researchers recently published a new map showcasing concentrations of polyhalogenated carbazoles (PHCZs), a new class of toxic chemicals, in Great Lakes sediment.  Analysis of sediment samples from Lake Michigan, Superior and Huron suggest a total of 3,000 tonnes of PHCZs

December 22, 2016 News

Avatar Movie Inspires Hazmat Clean-up Equipment Design

by John Nicholson

Korean Future Technology has built a 13-foot-tall mechanical outfit, named Method-1, similar to suit seen in the Avatar movie.   The outfit, which weighs four tonnes, amplifies the movements of its operator.  The suit’s articulated arms and legs let it manipulate objects and

December 22, 2016 News

Global Hazardous Waste Management Market Forecast 2016-2023

by John Nicholson

According to a recent market report by Research and Markets, the global hazardous waste management market is poised to grow during the forecast period of 2016 to 2022.  Various reasons for growth of the hazardous waste management market are rapid

December 15, 2016 News

Hazardous Materials Rail Shipments: A Review of Emergency Response Information

by John Nicholson

The U.S. Government Accounting Office (U.S. GAO) recently released a report that reviews emergency response information of hazardous materials on rail shipments.  The purpose of the report is to help emergency responders safely handle rail incidents involving hazardous materials. To

December 15, 2016 News

Labelling Hazardous Chemicals: Turbulence on Transportation and Shipping

by Lorcan Archer, ERA Environmental

by Lorcan Archer, ERA Environmental With the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) now officially in place as the standard for the labelling of hazardous chemicals across the US, Canada is preparing to adopt the system in 2017.  It’s an indication that

December 15, 2016 News

International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference

by John Nicholson

The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) presents the International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference. The International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference is the premier conference in the United States for hazardous materials responders. This conference offers the most experienced