Formaldehyde is a known eye, nose, and throat irritant, and in 1991, EPA classified formaldehyde as a probable human carcinogen. Formaldehyde-based resins are sometimes used as adhesives in composite wood products.
With a genesis in recycling, it’s no surprise that Cascades Tissue Group is doing all it can to minimize its impact on the environment and perhaps help others in the process.
- By Aaron Berstler
- Oct 19, 2010
Alion will conduct research on human pollutant exposures while Tetra Tech will support the federal agency's landfill methane outreach program.
The effort is expected to create a LEED-style program for water conservation.
The Delaware Superfund site was being cleaned up by Metachem, which declared bankruptcy in 2002, and now EPA is leading the remediation effort.
Proposal packages must be received by 4 p.m. EDT on Oct. 29.
Stanford University's Yi Cui and colleagues have developed an energy-saving filter system that destroys E. coli.
The efforts of Singapore, Australia, Philippines, and the United Kingdom earned recognition for innovation in 2010.
The power cooperative tested a system on its Beulah, N.D., plant and decided to install more GE membrane bags to help reduce emissions from coal fuel.
Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas is building a 200,000-square-foot nacelle manufacturing plant in Fort Smith, Ark.
Methyltestosterone is used in aquaculture to produce male tilapia because they grow faster; Pseudomonas fluorescens and Bacillus ceresus may help remove the steroid from the water.
Cascade Water Alliance, Moen Inc., Lowe's and Judy Benson received awards at a banquet last week.
Offshore drilling, production, workover, and certain onshore facilities are not eligible for the extension.
On the high end, cars will be expected to achieve 60 miles per gallon by the year 2025.
This is the first federal court action brought by the government under the marine diesel engine rules.
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement, formerly MMS, has developed rules for offshore oil and gas operations in federal waters that require operators to develop and follow a 13-point Safety and Environmental Management System.
EPA and the Justice Department announced the penalty and posted the consent decree that has been filed in a Houston federal court. It is a record civil penalty for Clean Air Act violations at an single facility.
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