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October 27, 2016 News

Oil Spill Management Market to Cross US$ 120 Billion by 2021

by John Nicholson

Market Research Engine recently published a new report entitled Oil Spill Management Market by Technology (Post Oil Spill and Pre Oil Spill) and by Types (Onshore and Offshore) – Global Industry Analysis, Trends, and Forecast Up to 2021.  The report

October 20, 2016 News

Market Report: Global Hazardous Waste Disposal Industry

by John Nicholson

Research and Markets recently prepared a market report on the Global and Chinese Hazardous Waste Disposal Industry – 2016 is an in-depth study on the current state of the global hazardous waste disposal industry with a focus on the Chinese

October 13, 2016 News

Fire at Waste Transfer Station in Ajax

by John Nicholson

A recent fire at a waste transfer station in Ajax, Ontario (just east of Toronto) took local fire crews over a day to put out.  The fire was at the Progressive Waste Solutions waste transfer station in Ajax.  The fire

September 29, 2016 News

B.C. Municipality calling for Increased Property Taxes on Brownfields

by John Nicholson

Elected officials from the City of Terrace, British Columbia is taking a resolution to the Union of British Columbia Municipalities annual convention this month calling for local governments to have the power to raise taxes on property owners of brownfield

September 29, 2016 News

4 Common Hazardous Waste Tests You Need to Know About

by Jordan Rodewald|

If you’re unsure what kind of hazardous materials you might be in possession of, it’s absolutely essential to have hazardous waste tests performed. Whether it’s due to poor labeling, improper storage, or some other factor, it’s not always clear to

September 29, 2016 News

Business Opportunity: Environmental Remediation Services

by John Nicholson

The United States Naval Facilities Command (U.S. NAVFAC) is conducting market research to evaluate the interest and availability of potentially qualified small businesses to perform environmental remediation services at various locations in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada,

September 29, 2016 News

Job Opportunity: Coordinator of Environmental Services (Hazardous Materials)

by John Nicholson

Defence Construction Canada is looking for a Coordinator, Environmental Services who will be responsible for providing environmental services, including technical advice, guidance and recommendations, to the Client-Partners on, typically, moderate complexity, scope and/or risk projects in one or more environmental

September 29, 2016 News

MiX Telematics Launches ELD-Ready Solutions for Hazmat Transporters

by John Nicholson

MiX Telematics (NYSE: MIXT), a provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, recently introduced Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) designed for hazmat transporters, such as those transporting chemicals, fuels or pesticides. According to U.S. Department of Transportation figures, there were

September 22, 2016 News

Drycleaner Fined $20,000 for Improper Storage of Hazardous Waste

by John Nicholson

The owner of a dry cleaning establishment in Edmonton was recently fined $20,000 by Alberta Provincial court for improperly storing and handling perchloroehtylene (also known as tetrachloroethylene or PERC).  Hannes Rudolph, the general manager of the facility, pleaded guilty to

September 22, 2016 News

Proposed $200 million upgrade to Oil Spill Response Capability in British Columbia

by John Nicholson

Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) recently announced it would invest $200 million to upgrade its oil response capabilities if the proposed $5.4 billion (Cdn.)  Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is approved.  WCMRC is responsible for cleaning up oil

September 22, 2016 News

New U.S. Oil Spill Response Plan Regulations

by Antea Group

In the United States, Comprehensive Oil Spill Response Plans (OSRPs) have been required for many years for containers with a capacity of 42,000 gallons or more.  The goal of these comprehensive OSRPs was to detail specific response requirements in the

September 22, 2016 News

Hazmat Suits Market: Application, End-Use, & Safety Standards

by John Nicholson

Research and Markets recently released a report the forecasts the hazmat suits market to 2021.  In the report, R & M predicts that the hazmat suits market is projected to grow from $6.01 Billion (USD) in 2016 to $7.97 Billion