The Koch Membrane reverse osmosis systems used by the Village of Tequesta have performed almost flawlessly, requiring little maintenance and no cleaning until they passed their eighth birthday.
As the bottom kill nears completion, Admiral Thad Allen reflects on the lessons and technology developments that came out of the crisis.
Zoneworks recently released its 3-D environmental containment enclosures — custom modular structures engineered to address challenging environmental conditions.
The remotely operated vehicles used by BP in the Gulf were an indispensable underwater workforce.
Engineers were drilling the final 100 feet of the well in 20- to 30-foot increments before stopping to check it is still on track to hit the busted well.
Despite reports that surface oil is dissipating in the Gulf, concerns about subsea oil plumes and our continued reliance on hydrocarbons is driving a search for better cleanup technologies.
The DuctSox ChemSox ™ use inert, high density polyethylene fabric that outlasts conventional polyester-based fabric ducts.
Eriez E-Z Tec XR X-Ray Inspection System scans the cans on your high speed line for contamination within the can along with dented or malformed cans in the line
A piece of chemically treated cotton cloth is able to separate crude oil from sea water (both from Mexico Gulf) completely within seconds by using gravity alone. It can be developed into various effective tools for cleaning up the oil spill in Mexico Gulf. The treated cloth allows water...
Biochar is being hailed as a possible "silver bullet" solution to climate change -- a form of charcoal formed by slow-cooking waste plant material that traps carbon for hundreds of years. But critics claim the environment could suffer if natural habitats are given over to biochar...
As Hurricane Alex is sweeping towards the American coastline, it has already disrupted the oil spill containment efforts in the Gulf of Mexico ...and drawn the crude to environmentally sensitive regions. Meanwhile further inland, people are starting to complain about strange symptoms and...
More Details; http://joeltech.in/ How to do food canning safely? This video broadcasted in BBC shows the canning of baked beans at Hyeniz food factory. The baked beans are packed in cans and processed inside retorts ( steam sterilization) at very high temperature of 121 deg C. Ellab...
A new deepwater drilling moratorium issued by the Department of the Interior, the Department of Energy approves $92 million in funding for a select set of research projects, and PG&E and the town of Fairfax battle over smart meters.
How much will voters be swayed by the adminstration's handling of the Gulf spill?
Workers on skimmer vessels prep for the next day. Watch Rescue: Saving the Gulf with CNN's Rob Marciano Saturday at 8pm.
CNN's Rob Marciano gets a first hand view from an oil skimmer in the Gulf. Rescue: Saving the Gulf airs Saturday at 8p.
A timeline of the Gulf oil spill, from the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion that began it, to the containment cap that has slowed the flow of oil
Right now, the Weatherization Assisstance Program is now weatherizing 25,000 homes each month. So far 10,000 jobs have been created under the Recovery Act.
http://www.ted.com Break down the oil slick, keep it off the shores: that's grounds for pumping toxic dispersant into the Gulf, say clean-up overseers. Susan Shaw shows evidence it's sparing some beaches only at devastating cost to the health of the deep sea. TEDTalks is a daily video...
This controversial criticism of cap-and-trade compares the scheme to sub-prime mortgages and suggests ways that companies could cheat the system.
Marine toxicologist Susan Shaw reveals some unsettling facts about the Corexit dispersant used by BP in the Gulf.
More at: http://www.BoreMe.com - Shockwave hits camera man moments after the explosion. Goes to show that light moves much faster than sound. Footage is thought to be of an arms depot fire in Ulyanovsk, Russia 2009.
This is the first segment of the Methanol Safe Handling: A User's Guide video and it is intended to educate and introduce new users to the methods of safely handling Methanol.