Green & Clean

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean

Interplastic Corporation to Exhibit at the Niagara Falls Trenchless Technology Road Show

May 16, 2016

St. Paul, MN – Interplastic Corporation announced that it will be showcasing its CoREZYN® Cured-In-Place Pipe resins at the 2016 Niagara Falls Trenchless Technology Road Show. The event will be taking place at the Scotiabank Convention Center, May 18 – 19, 2016, in Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada. At booth #305, Interplastic will feature its CIPP resin products. These resins have helped... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean, Safety & Security Equipment

Commercial Insulation Board serve fire first applications.

May 16, 2016

Available in 4 variants, ROXUL SAFE® provides lightweight, semi-rigid, fire-stopping material for commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. Nominal ROXUL SAFE is used in conjunction with fire sealant to prevent passage of fire and smoke. Respectively, ROXUL SAFE 65 and 55 hold fire resistance rating of 1 and 2 hr from both sides. Commercial insulated sheathing, ROXUL SAFE... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

EPA Awards 18 Grants for workforce development, training.

May 16, 2016

U.S. EPA gave 18 grantees total of approximately $3.5 million in Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) grants to operate environmental job training programs. These programs advance environmental justice by providing opportunities for residents living in areas impacted by contaminated lands, and trainees gain experience for jobs related to cleanup activities in their own... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

ASTM Sustainability Committee is developing resiliency guide.

May 16, 2016

Proposed standard WK54254, being drafted by ASTM International Committee on Sustainability (E60), will help consistently evaluate resiliency of products and materials. According to ASTM's Michael Schmeida, this standard will be pertinent to all applications and market segments in helping determine materials and products best suited for various applications. E60 is also planning October 2017... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC

Direct Drive Rotary Screw Compressors support up to 217 psig.

May 16, 2016

With respective flow ranges of 544–888 cfm and 678–1,059 cfm, DSD 200 and 250 deliver reliability, facilitated maintenance, and sustainable energy conservation. Standard features include optimized cooling design, eco-friendly filter element, integral moisture separator with drain, and Electronic Thermal Management system. Sigma Control 2™ offers compressor control and monitoring... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

LED Fixtures feature intelligent lighting sensors, controls.

May 13, 2016

Grüv 1.5 in. LED lighting fixtures use sensors with secure architecture that provide insight while helping achieve sustainability goals. Seamless cloud-based network collects, aggregates, and communicates detailed information wirelessly on building occupancy and performance, environmental conditions, ambient light levels, temperature, and energy consumption. Available at 5 or 10 W/ft,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Paints & Coatings

Linetec Showcases Terra Cotta Texture Colors on Metal Cladding

May 13, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin  - During the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo in booth #1143, Linetec features its palette of 17 texture finish colors that mimic the look and feel of natural terra cotta. The textured finishes will be showcased on a wall of metal cladding in a brickwork pattern. “Architects like that our faux terra cotta texture colors can be specified on a large... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

AMCA launches Fan Energy Waste Calculator.

May 12, 2016

Hosted on AMCA website, AMCA Fan Energy Waste Calculator was developed to help participants in the AMCA Certified Ratings Program communicate program's benefits to members and the industry at large. Calculator estimates wasted electricity resulting from a fan operating with higher energy consumption than expected, based on manufacturer's rating data. Calculator's output includes:... Read More

Green & Clean, Transportation Industry Products

Fuel-Efficient Tanker has environmentally friendly features.

May 12, 2016

Used to transport such products as petroleum, 610 ft long Garden State has 330,000 barrel cargo capacity. This ECO Class, 50,000 deadweight ton product carrier features PMA+ Notation for design that facilitates safe and ergonomic access to vessel structure and spaces. Fuel efficiency features include G-series MAN ME slow-speed main engine and optimized hull form, and other features... Read More

Green & Clean

S&C Completes One of the Largest Energy Storage Systems in Ohio

May 11, 2016

7 MW facility to provide four unique revenue streams for local municipal utility CHICAGO – S and C Electric Company, a global leader in energy storage integration, has completed one of the largest energy storage systems in Ohio. The 7-MW system located in Minster, Ohio, was built in conjunction with Half Moon Ventures (HMV) and the local municipal utility, the Village of Minster. A ribbon... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Outdoor LED Luminaires offer multiple control options.

May 10, 2016

Combining organic design, WaveStream™ LED optical technology, and AccuAim™ technology, Invue Arbor LED Luminaires deliver precise optical control and pixilation-free performance for area and pedestrian applications. Optimized visual uniformity and pole spacing, with efficacies in excess of 90 lm/W can be achieved. Comprising post-top, bollard, and wall-mounted luminaires, series is available... Read More

Green & Clean, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Heavy-Duty Rubber Mat prevents slips, fatigue in wet areas.

May 10, 2016

Designed for use in wet industrial locations, Safewalk lets moisture, grease, and oil drain below mat's surface to keep walking area safe and dry. This heavy-duty rubber mat also offers anti-fatigue properties to help prevent lower ligament pain and fatigue for workers who must stand for extended periods of time. Made of 40% recycled materials, mat has bright yellow borders to... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

Photonic Crystals keep solar cells cool while catching light.

May 10, 2016

Researchers from Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, have developed and tested a new material that can cool a solar cell by up to 13°C under California winter sun. Because heat makes solar cells less efficient, researchers predict top layer of silica etched with tapering holes could help solar cells turn approximately 1% more sunlight into electricity. Researchers will present their results at... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

Conference addresses environmental product requirements.

May 10, 2016

This June, IPC and Information Technology Industry Council will host conference series on "Critical and Emerging Environmental Product Requirements". Keynote speakers Steve Andrews and Dave Symons, who oversee development and UK implementation and enforcement of EU regulations affecting the electronics industry, will provide updates on RoHS, REACH, and proposed conflict minerals legislation. In... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

DOE Selects NREL Scientist for Early Career Research award.

May 10, 2016

As part of its Early Career Research Program, Energy Department's (DOE) Office of Science chose 49 scientists to receive funding for research. Among those selected was scientist Adele Tamboli of DOEs NREL. Research proposed by Tamboli for said program centers on developing new class of III-V analog phosphide and nitride materials that may have applications in extremely efficient but... Read More

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Waterborne Polyurethane Dispersion suits wood floor coatings.

May 10, 2016

Combining optical transparency, optimized gloss, and resistance to abrasion, water, UV, and chemicals, Ecrothan® 4075 is suitable for both clear and pigmented coatings for use on wood flooring, wooden furniture, and cabinets. Waterborne, solvent-free product can be mixed with acrylic emulsions, and with MFFT of 32°F, is suited for very low VOC formulations. Dispersion can be used for both... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Pulsation Dampener supports AODD pump applications.

May 9, 2016

Constructed of 316L stainless steel with PTFE diaphragm, AODDampener is specifically designed to eliminate pulsations in air operated double diaphragm pump applications. Unit employs automatic air control that utilizes existing compressed air source in AODD pump system for charging. As fluid line pressure increases, air charge in dampener is increased to match it. When line pressure drops,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Emser Tile Features Expanse(TM) at HD Expo 2016

May 9, 2016

New large-scale porcelain panels provide endless design opportunities on display at HD Expo 2016, Booth #9121 LOS ANGELES - Emser Tile LLC showcases Expanse™, a new large-scale porcelain panel, offering unmatched design flexibility and an endless array of applications, at HD Expo 2016. State-of-the-art technology provides the performance qualities of porcelain with the beauty of natural... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Eaton's LED Luminaire Named an Edison Awards Winner

May 9, 2016

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. – Power management company Eaton today announced that its Metalux™ SkyRidge™ light-emitting diode (LED) with Integrated Sensor Control System has been named a 2016 Bronze award winner by the internationally renowned Edison Awards™. The distinguished awards, inspired by Thomas Edison’s persistence and inventiveness, recognize innovation, creativity and ingenuity in... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Gas-Insulated Switchgear utilizes eco-efficient gas.

May 6, 2016

Offering alternative to widely used greenhouse gas sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), AirPlus™ uses fluoroketone based gas mixture as insulation medium for medium- and high-voltage switchgear applications. Global warming potential of chemical compound is almost 10% lower than that of SF6, without any compromise on equipment quality and reliability. Read More