HazMat Management


September 3, 2015 News

EPA proposes methane reduction plans for landfills

by Hazmat Management

If passed, landfills would begin collecting and controlling landfill gas at emission levels nearly a third lower than current requirements

August 13, 2015 News

SWEET DEAL: BioAmber opens doors at Ontario succinic acid plant

by Hazmat Management

Succinic acid is used in products found in everyday life, including polyurethanes, paints and coatings, adhesives, sealants, artificial leathers, food and flavour additives, etc.

July 23, 2015 Column

BluMetric wins $3.2M contract with Vale Canada

by David Nesseth

As part of the project, BluMetric will undertake drilling, monitoring, and pumping of wells, aquifer tests and groundwater and surface-water sampling

July 23, 2015 News

Nexen CEO apologizes for Alberta pipeline leak

by Hazmat Management

“It’s disheartening to see the site and it’s disappointing that this has happened,” Zhi said. “I therefore personally apologize for the consequences this might have caused.”

July 23, 2015 News

Vancouver’s McCue Engineering Contractors mark 15-year milestone

by Hazmat Management

ince 2000, McCue has provided specialized contracting services to consulting, engineering, mining, oil & gas and industrial sector clients in Canada and the U.S.

July 17, 2015 News

Nexen oil spill becomes one of Alberta’s largest ever

by Hazmat Management

“As provincial premiers talk about ways to streamline the approval process for new tar sands pipelines, we have a stark reminder of how dangerous they can be,” said Greenpeace Canada, in a statement

June 30, 2015 Feature

Ohio Haz waste incinerator fined $34K for 2013 malfunction

by HazMat Staff

The levels of lead on a backyard slide were more than twice the EPA’s soil standard

June 30, 2015 News

Study shows 62% of large buildings are green, compared to 5% of small buildings

by Hazmat Management

CBRE Study Finds Significant Gap Between Large and Small Office Buildings in Green Adoption in the U.S.

June 30, 2015 News

EPA must revisit cost impact for greening power plant polluters, court rules

by Hazmat Management

EPA pegged power plants greening costs at about $9.6 billion per year

June 30, 2015 News

Quantum Murray wins tear-down contract for St. Thomas Ford plant

by Hazmat Management

The decommissioning, to begin in July with a 12-month timeline, involves removing both the plant and ancillary buildings, which closed its doors in 2011 following some 44 years of automotive production

June 23, 2015 News

New criminal charges in Lac-Megantic derailment

by Hazmat Management

Nearly two years after the deadly Lac-Megantic disaster in Quebec, which killed 47 people, officials have laid new criminal charges against six employees of the rail companies involved. Montreal Maine & Atlantic Canada Co. and Montreal Maine & Atlantic Canada

June 12, 2015 News

CSA Groups expands Cleveland lab

by Hazmat Management

The 54,000 square foot, state-of-the-art laboratory in Cleveland provides testing capabilities to help manufacturers produce reliable and safer products and components