Green & Clean

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean

Mobile Gas Cleanup Unit maximizes recovery.

March 23, 2016

Able to scrub up to 98% of carbon dioxide from early flowback natural gas, Mobile Gas Cleanup Unit helps producers maximize recovery while providing environmentally friendly alternative to flaring. Trailer-mounted skid unit can be field deployed to well sites and remote locations, then quickly shut down, purged, and driven to next location. Operators only pay for gas scrubbing capabilities... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

EPA Grants support integrated pest management in schools.

March 23, 2016

EPA awarded $241,000 to National Environmental Health Association for NEHA Mentorship Program for Developing School IPM Capabilities. Project will promote environmentally sensitive pest management in schools through mentorship program between local health departments and underserved school districts. Health Resources in Action received $300,000 for Keeping the Pests Out: The Economics of... Read More

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NREL's Capabilities boost innovative ARPA-E research.

March 23, 2016

NREL will play key roles in variety of projects funded by Department's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. NREL's innovative approaches have received 5 awards across 3 different ARPA-E programs for advancing transformational technologies to generate, store, and use energy more efficiently, at lower costs and with reduced emissions. NREL’s ARPA-E funded projects range from solar... Read More

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ASHRAE Opens Registration for free webcast on net zero buildings.

March 23, 2016

Registration for "Making Net Zero Net Positive: Solving the Efficiency & Cost Paradox" opened as of March 21. This free webcast, scheduled for April 21, 2016 from 1–4 pm EDT and offered by ASHRAE's Chapter Technology Transfer Committee (CTTC), will feature  presenters discussing technical and financial challenges in achieving net zero buildings. Presenters include David Underwood... Read More

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Webinar covers sustainable development in communities.

March 23, 2016

On April 7, the monthly webinar of the ANSI Network on Smart and Sustainable Cities will feature a report on the ISO Technical Committee 268, Sustainable development in communities. Work program of ISO/TC 268 includes "requirements, guidance, and supporting techniques and tools to help all kind of communities, their related subdivisions, and interested and concerned parties become more... Read More

Green & Clean, Mechanical Power Transmission

Brake Motors operate in fixed or variable speed applications.

March 22, 2016

Based on IMfinity® induction motor, Leroy-Somer FFB Brake Motors withstand severe stresses encountered in handling applications. Units offer total control of noise level, for both pick-up and engagement, as well as optimum control of application and release. Available in frame sizes 71–160, motors are sized for dynamic braking, and are based on failsafe operation. Products feature... Read More

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BIO Honors J Craig Venter with George Washington Carver Award.

March 22, 2016

BIO honored Doctor J. Craig Venter with 2016 George Washington Carver Award for innovation in industrial biotechnology. Speaking on behalf of BIO, Brent Erickson praised Doctor Venter's determination and commitment "to providing innovative biotech solutions to some of today’s greatest challenges in energy, nutrition, and medicine." Erickson further lauded Venter's... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Cambridge Engineering Fosters Culture of Efficiency in Production of Energy-Saving Heating and Ventilation Solutions

March 22, 2016

Manufacturer “practices what it preaches” by adopting and promoting Lean manufacturing procedures ST. LOUIS – Cambridge Engineering, the leading manufacturer of energy efficient high temperature heating and ventilation (HTHV) direct-fired gas products for commercial spaces demonstrates its commitment to efficiency by implementing Lean manufacturing practices that seek to eliminate key... Read More

Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

ClubStak high-strength Cartons Offer Snack Foods Performance-oriented Alternative to Corrugated for Warehouse Club, Mass Market Retail Packaging

March 21, 2016

Bala Cynwyd, Pa.  - With an ever-expanding definition of what constitutes a snack food item, it is becoming increasingly important for brand owners to rethink their packaging approach. In fact, a recent Associated Press article made the bold statement that “there are no meals anymore, only snacks.” To help snack food brands differentiate themselves and improve the customer experience,... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

Biodegradable Cleaners by IPC remove difficult soils.

March 21, 2016

Micro® Green Clean industrial-strength, multi-purpose hard surface cleaner removes oil, grease, and biological debris. As blend of citric acid and surfactants, Micro® A07 removes salts, soap scum, metal oxides, hard water scale, grease, rust, milkstone, mineral deposits, and inorganic materials. Both cleaners, free of solvents, phosphates, silicates, phenols, and Substances of Very High... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

High Temperature Fluid Generator serves multiple industries.

March 18, 2016

With 5–200 MMbtu/hr output capabilities, GENESIS® provide users with any high-temperature thermal medium – oil, glycol-water mixture, water – at desired operating pressure. Complete membraned wall furnace provides gas-tight construction, and opposed corner headers allow equal tube lengths and even thermal expansion. Design also facilitates addition of condensing heat recovery modules,... Read More

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MassDEP Initiates Statewide Training for pump system optimization.

March 18, 2016

In conjunction with Hydraulic Institute (HI), Massachusetts Department of Environment Protection (MassDEP) initiated its Pump System Optimization Training Program to conduct pump system optimization and pumping energy assessments on state drinking water and wastewater facilities. At Municipal Training Session on November 4, 2015, HI presented pump system optimization strategy that... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Micro-Sensing with Plastics: Empowering People for a Sustainable Planet

March 18, 2016

Cope Plastics Works With Local Students To Build Solution for Safe Drinking Water Around the World! Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in partnership with the Lewis Clark Community College and the National Great Rivers Research Education Center in Alton, IL developed MoboSens: a Mobile Phone Liquid Sensing Technology to be used for testing water contamination anywhere in... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Vanderbilt University to Enhance Fan Experience and Energy Efficiency with Eaton's Advanced Ephesus LED Lighting System

March 18, 2016

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Power management company Eaton today announced that the home field of the Vanderbilt University men’s baseball team, Hawkins Field in Nashville, Tennessee, has installed an advanced light-emitting diode (LED) system designed to enhance the viewing experiences for spectators while reducing energy use by as much as 75 percent. The Commodores opened their season under the... Read More

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BIO's Brent Erickson ranks 10th in advanced bioeconomy list.

March 17, 2016

Brent Erickson, Executive Vice President of Biotechnology Innovation Organization's (BIO) Industrial and Environmental Section, was number 10 on Biofuels Digest's "Top 100 People in the Advanced Bioeconomy" for 2016. While honored to be recognized, Brent Erickson mentioned others listed alongside him in said article will be speaking or delivering presentations at upcoming 2016 World... Read More

Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Non-Exploding Fuel Cell Tanks for Military Vehicles; Manned and Unmanned

March 16, 2016

Whether manned or unmanned, ground-defense vehicles benefit significantly from ATL’s Safety Fuel Cell bladder tanks.  These tough, flexible fuel tanks deform on impact, suppress explosions with internal foam baffling, and can be coated for 7.62 self-sealing as well. Constructed of high-tensile rubberized fabrics, ATL’s fuel cell tanks cannot be dented, creased or vibration-cracked the way... Read More

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BIO previews "must attend" Breakout Sessions.

March 16, 2016

Scheduled for April 17–20, BIO's 2016 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology will feature 70 sessions in 8 tracks. Breakout sessions include: Developing Carbon Neutral Fuels in an Era of Low Price Crude; Innovation in Collaborations Makes a Difference; Charting the New Algae Industry Roadmap; Genomics Research: Design, Build, Deploy; New Renewable Food & Flavor Ingredients; Building... Read More

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EPA Announces Open Applications for Presidential Innovation Award.

March 16, 2016

Applications are being accepted for Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators, which honors, supports, and encourages educators who incorporate environmental education into their classrooms and teaching methods. Applicants will be evaluated based on primary factors of innovation, achievement, service to community and underserved populations, leadership, and integration of... Read More

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ASTM Standard defines sustainable manufacturing terminology.

March 16, 2016

ASTM standard E2987/E2987M, Terminology for Sustainable Manufacturing, will help members of ASTM's Subcommittee on Sustainable Manufacturing revise standards and develop new ones. While subcommittee E60.13 already published guide for evaluating environmental aspects of sustainability of manufacturing processes, several more proposed standards are in development on topics ranging from... Read More

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ASC Sustainability Forum fosters new language in sealants guide.

March 15, 2016

Resulting from collaboration between ASC and ASTM in 2011 following ASC Sustainability Forum, new version of ASTM C1193, Standard Guide for Use of Joint Sealants, features terminology and definitions supportive of Life Cycle Assessment, Environmental Product Declarations, and life cycle thinking. ASC's Steve Duren noted efforts resulted in language that defines sustainability terms for... Read More