Health & Safety Articles

  • Baghouse Entry Procedures

    Performing maintenance or troubleshooting inside your baghouse can be dangerous. Here are some basic baghouse entry procedures you can implement to minimize accidents and hazards. Power Down & Lock Out Before you begin any ...


    By U.S. Air Filtration Inc.

  • Harnessing the full benefit of AI in water

    Water companies, with their huge asset bases and wide-ranging data, can benefit greatly from advances in artificial intelligence – but what steps should they be taking to reap the rewards?Three leading innovation experts lend their insight toBenjamin Tam, managing director of global technology and innovation consultancy Isle UK. From water network monitoring and sewer management, to process ...


    By Isle Utilities

  • Croatian Marina with green profile invested in Orwak Baler

    A modern Mediterranean marina with a green profile invested in an Orwak baler for its new recycling zone. ”It keeps all the cardboard and plastic at bay!” The beautiful Croatian coastline with spectacular views of the sea is a popular destination that attracts a large number of visitors – a truly international audience – and it especially appeals to ...


    By Orwak AB

  • How to Manage Supply Chain Sustainability During COVID-19

    At the beginning of 2020, sustainability was one of the hottest topics in logistics. Consumers and shareholders alike are paying closer attention to the environmental impact of the companies they support and invest in, and that scrutiny gets passed down through the supply chain to the logistics companies that distribute food. Now, not even six months into the year, the Coronavirus disease ...

  • Essco Calibration Lab Assures Accuracy - Case Study

    Background For over the past four decades, Essco Calibration Laboratory, located in Chelmsford, Massachusetts has been providing calibration services across the United States. Committed to providing high-quality solutions to meet the needs of their clients, Essco Labs is ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accredited, assuring global acceptance of their calibration and repairs of inspection, measurement, and ...


    By MadgeTech, Inc.

  • Tunnel RTA drill and demonstration of the tunnel smoke control system - Case Study

    The requirement To simulate the smoke from a fire on an articulated lorry within a major 5 lane tunnel on the M25, increasing in density and volume as the fire was deemed to have taken hold.   A series of staged accidents behind the RTA supplemented the fire itself, to create challenges for all of the emergency ...

  • A new solution for biosolids (sewage sludge)

    It’s becoming increasingly difficult to dispose of biosolids (sewage sludge) in a safe and cost-effective way. The Dryclone® Air Drying System offers an efficient, safe, and low-cost solution that’s aligned with the future of biosolids usage. The Dryclone efficiently removes moisture content from biosolids, reducing ...


    By Recycling Equipment Canada

  • Mining Emissions Effectively Monitored with Micro Pulse LiDAR Technology

    Mining operations include blasting, excavating, scraping, and sifting large amounts of dirt. These activities create dust and other emissions that are transported by air currents to surrounding areas. It is easy to say that dangerous particulate matter (PM) generated by mining should be monitored and kept to a minimum; however, it is very challenging to measure the levels of contaminants in the ...

  • Working Principles of Air Monitoring: Light Scattering; Electrochemical, NDIR, PID

    Oizom has years of experience in stimulating innovation by creating groundbreaking technology for environmental monitoring. With an IoT-based development approach, Oizom has been able to successfully unlock multiple solutions, catering to various industries. Our sensing technology works on proven working principles like NDIR, Electrochemical Analysis, Semiconductor, Optical Measurement, and ...


    By Oizom Instruments Pvt. Ltd.

  • Tana landfill compactors are cost-efficient and safe to use - CEP in NC, USA - Case Study

    The Coastal Environmental Partnership, CEP, is a regional solid waste authority that provides various waste management services. When looking for a new landfill compactor last year, CEP’s staff members found out about the Finnish company Tana Oy. The key advantages are cost-efficiency and safety. The TANA landfill compactors used by the CEP consume less fuel compared to other machines. ...


    By Tana Oy

  • TANA E520 compactor - designed for extremely demanding terrains - Case Study

    Taylor County Landfill located in Mauk, Georgia handles around 4,000 tons of waste every day. This makes it the largest privately owned landfill in the Southern United States. They have recently acquired a TANA E520 landfill compactor. Its best traits have been operability, maintainability and reliability. ...


    By Tana Oy

  • How Top Pharma Companies Evaluate Industry Trends and the Human Element in Containment

    ABSTRACT Engineering controls designed to mitigate exposure and create separation between the operator and the toxic material are available in many different forms, all with their own unique advantages and risks.  This article will look into various forms of containment while asking the question, is your liability assured or insured? ASSURANCE VS ...


    By Flow Sciences Inc

  • Guide to Acquiring Waste Tyre Pyrolysis Plant

    Firms that want to expand their revenue and profit streams should look for new acquisitions. Firms that neglect to purchase new assets and technologies often end up complacent in the marketplace. If you’re currently running a business, you should always seek out innovative assets like pyrolysis plants for potential acquisition. Hence, listed here is a simple self-help guide to acquiring ...

  • IoT Enabled Trash Solutions in a Virus Resilient World

    Trash Management In A Virus Resilient World The Covid-19 pandemic has  immediately changed many aspects of daily life and business operations.  The implementation of social distancing and the need to create virus resilient work places or areas with direct customer contact have also changed how people handle waste management. ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • What Makes the API Pump so Expensive, and What Can I Do About It?

    API 610 is the American Petroleum Institute’s standard for ultra-reliable process pumps. The standard was born out of the needs of refineries, which no doubt present some of the most difficult conditions—high-temperature hydrocarbons with very high reliability and safety requirements. Although refinery pumps are in API 610’s DNA, the standard is ...


    By Carver Pump Company

  • The Environmental Factors that Ruin Fine Cigars

    Crafting a fine cigar is an art that relies on the conditions of the surrounding environment and those standards must be maintained for the best experience. Since cigars are hygroscopic, they absorb moisture in a humid space, but dry out just as fast. To preserve the quality and flavor of a cigar, its native environment must be recreated and maintained. Controlling temperature and humidity ...


    By MadgeTech, Inc.

  • Different Types of Document Management Software

    Technology has made our lives simpler to the extent that going back doesn’t look like an efficient option. From working in flexible schedules to do shopping on the go, we have different tools, devices, and applications to rely on. One such tool we will be discussing today is Document Management Software. Could you imagine your workspace as organized as it is today with traditional ...


    By Qualityze Inc

  • Important Details About Rubber Pyrolysis Plants

    In recent times, I actually have been given the job of running a wide number of different rubber pyrolysis plants. These plants are usually unique and pose a variety of challenges i try to handle every day. By way of example, sometimes you will find problems with certain mechanisms within these plants that can induce meeting certain deadlines difficult. Thus, to help other project managers which ...

  • Case-Study: Smart-Campus Air Quality Monitoring in Palava

    To make Palava City Management Association (PCMA) the Most Livable City in India, the authorities needed a comprehensive air monitoring solution to create awareness about the environmental health of the Campus. Oizom deployed Air Quality solutions at strategic locations. The authorities were able to create awareness amongst the citizens on the ambient air quality and offer suggestive actions. The ...


    By Oizom Instruments Pvt. Ltd.

  • Model output data integration using a Web Map Server

    Maps are one of the basic products that can be created from numerical model output data. Whether numerical weather prediction models, air quality photochemical models, air dispersion models, wave models or any other, it is useful to show in a map different fields like the air temperature, wind speed and direction, pollutants concentration, significant wave height or any other variable obtained ...


    By Meteosim S.L.

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