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September 29, 2016 News

Remediation Technologies Seminar – November 22nd

by John Nicholson

Hazmat Management Magazine is hosting a timely half-day seminar (https://hazmat.rsvp360.co/events) on November 22nd, 2016 on the topic of remediation technologies.  The seminar, scheduled to take place at the Mississauga Convention Centre, 75 Derry Road West in Mississauga, Ontario from 8:30 until

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

CEO of CHAR Technologies honoured as an Emerging Leader for Canada’s Clean50

by John Nicholson

CHAR Technologies Ltd. (the “Corporation”) (TSX VENTURE:YES) is pleased to announce that Andrew White, CEO of the Corporation, has been honoured as an Emerging Leader for Canada’s Clean50 2017 (www.clean50.com).  “Canada’s Clean50 Awards are announced annually by Delta Management Group

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

Oil Company Fined $812,500 for Environmental Violations

by John Nicholson

An Ontario provincial court recently fined Imperial Oil $812,500 ($650,000 plus 25% in victim surcharges) for an environmental offence related to the leak of hydrogen sulfide from the company’s oil refinery in Sarnia, Ontario.  The fine relates to a 2014

September 22, 2016 News

Safety inspection blitz results in 40% of commercial vehicles receiving failing grade

by John Nicholson

A recent safety inspection blitz was performed over a two day period in Red Deer, Alberta.  The inspection blitz conducted by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RMCP) resulted in a total of 63 failing to meet minimal safety standards.  In

September 22, 2016 News

Professional Development Training at Rutgers University

by John Nicholson

A number of professional development courses are being offered at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey this fall.  Courses include Advanced Petroleum Forensics Geochemistry and PAH Forensics Geochemistry. This PAH Forensics Geochemistry course is new at the University.  It

September 22, 2016 News

Job Opportunity: Contaminated Site Expert in Northwest Territories

by John Nicholson

Associated Engineering Group Ltd. is looking for an intermediate-level contaminated site professional for its office in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.  The ideal candidate will have six years of experience and have expertise in remediation and reclamation, along with contaminated sites management. 

September 16, 2016 News

List of Vancouver’s Top Environmental Offenders Released

by John Nicholson

As reported in the Vancouver Sun, A Surrey waste-disposal company that accepted more waste than its permit allowed — as well as unauthorized waste, including asbestos — topped Metro Vancouver’s list of environmental offenders last year. Fraser Valley Disposal, now

September 16, 2016 News

Clean Harbors Grows Inorganically Despite Economic Woes

by John Nicholson

Recently, Zacks Investment Research updated the research report on waste management services provider Clean Harbors, Inc. Headquartered in Massachusetts, Clean Harbors is a chief provider of environmental, energy and industrial services in North America. The company serves a wide array

September 16, 2016 News

Remediation Technologies and Developments Seminar – November 22nd 2016

by John Nicholson

Hazmat Management Magazine is pleased to announce that it is hosting a seminar on November 22nd 2016 on remediation technologies and developments.  New legislation in Canada, including the Waste Free Ontario Act and CO2 cap-and-trade regulations, may result in the