A Washington-based metal casting facility has agreed to pay $230,000 to install a production process “water blast” system expected to remove elements of the facility’s hazardous waste generation by up to 40 per cent.
Aug 28, 2014 1:30PM
Aug 28, 2014 1:14PM
The increasing use of cheaper natural gas as a feedstock by petrochemical producers means that less propylene is being produced as a co-product by the region’s steam crackers. This is driving greater global demand for on-purpose...
Aug 28, 2014 12:55PM
Municipal officials in Pointe-Claire, Quebec, have discovered a PCB leak in a local storm drainage system.
Aug 27, 2014 3:46PM
Aug 27, 2014 3:32PM
Advocacy on behalf of local brownfield proponents has sent a Toronto propsal back to the committee level to re-evaulate how the City deals with modified generic risk assessments (MGRA) for contaminated lands.
Aug 27, 2014 10:50AM
The US Environmental Protection Agency is announcing $250,000 in additional brownfields funding to support revitalization efforts underway in Charles Town, West Virginia.
Aug 21, 2014 2:22PM
The US Environmental Protection Agency is providing a $331,000 low-interest loan to the City of Rochester, NY, to clean up abandoned and contaminated properties.
Aug 21, 2014 1:48PM
The long-awaited Lac-Megantic Railway Investigation Report from Canada’s Transportation Safety Board reveals that an engine repair made nine months before the deadly July 2013 derailment likely contributed to a fire from the build-up and...
Aug 21, 2014 9:12AM
Aug 21, 2014 8:22AM