With the U.S. drought, food vs. fuel has returned as a contentious issue. What alternatives are scientists and entrepreneurs developing to take us beyond the old debate?
CR Brands Inc.’s Mean Green® industrial-strength cleaner and degreaser features a unique blend of biodegradable detergents, specially formulated for challenging pressure-washing applications.
MIT researchers are refining robotic fish technology, which may be useful for detecting chemical and oil contamination in our waters.
Linetec has consistently and eagerly moved toward reducing its environmental impact through dozens of projects, reducing volatile organic compounds, waste, excess heat and energy.
In addition to ubiquitous hand sanitizer placement, cruise ships station a person outside every eating area extolling the virtues of, and cajoling people to use, sanitizing stations.
As processing facilities become more automated, more manufacturers are using clean-in-place systems to enhance safety, maintenance, consistency and sustainability.
New Pig Corp. presents the PIG® battery acid spill kit in a see-through bin to neutralize and clean up battery acid spills quickly.
The largest scientific investigation ever mounted into Britain's air pollution is under way in London -- both on theground and in the skies above the capital.
Braum’s Ice Cream employees turned to a dozen industrial box fans for cooling, but their noise level, airflow and space requirements left a lot to be desired.
When it comes to containment, manufacturers don’t ask “why?” but rather, “how?” A wide variety of options are available, and manufacturers must choose the right system while adhering to new industry guidelines.
Chem.Info has teamed up with industry experts in order to help answer your processing-related questions!
Camfil Farr APC introduces a new spark arrestor to protect its Gold Series® cartridge dust and fume collection systems.
Chemically based service protocols have been replaced by multifaceted approaches using both non-chemical and chemical tools, or integrated pest management.
There is overwhelming evidence in support of replacing the whole barrel of oil by focusing on the need for bio-based chemicals policy now.
Chemtex can get an abundant supply of feedstock as hog farmers grow fuel plants on land used to absorb the dirty, but nutrient-rich water from waste-holding lagoons.
An emerging greener chemistry process, called Advanced Denim, can produce a pair of jeans using up to 92 percent less water and up to 30 percent less energy than conventional denim manufacturing methods.
"The International Energy Agency calculated that any dollar of investment we don’t invest now in low-carbon solutions will cost us $4.30 later to compensate for increased emissions."
Plans to begin offshore oil drilling are raising concerns about the possibility of oil spills in a unique environment.
ZeeWeed hollow-fiber ultrafiltration technology, combined with biological treatment, is the way to handle complex wastewater because it consistently produces quality effluent.
Enviro-Care and SAVI S.r.l. introduce the Flo-Septage Station DM as the first piece of equipment that has been designed specifically for septage receiving.
Now that we have told the world that we are participating in cyberwarfare, we should not cry foul if our own computer systems fall victim to a low-budget, focused attack.
The majority of New York voters think that Gov. Cuomo should “wait for all necessary health and environmental studies to be completed before opening the state to fracking.”
Bio-Aabsorb Micro N soaks up to one gallon of oil for every pound of absorbent material, and is filled with oil-eating microbes that break down 98 percent of oil spills.
A clean-in-place system is like an automated washing machine connected to your processing equipment. Do it right, save time and money; do it wrong, and you could have a mess.