Wastewater Recycling Process Can Reduce Disposal Costs 98%

A vacuum distillation system by H2O GmbH has reduced the amount of wastewater produced and saved more than €100,000 ($108,280) annually for thermofin, a German metalworking company. Bernd Löffler, general manager at thermofin, says the investment paid for itself in just one year, delivering savings by eliminating wastewater and disposal costs. H2O GmbH says depending […]

The State of EHS in 2016

Most environmental, health and safety professionals feel their department is understaffed and say it won’t be growing in 2016, according to Triumvirate Environmental’s first annual State of EH&S report. The report analyses the direction of the EHS industry and forecasts trends for 2016 and beyond. Four trends from the survey of about 200 EHS professionals […]

ExxonMobile Steps Up Biodiesel Research with REG Agreement

ExxonMobil announced an agreement with Renewable Energy Group, Inc. to study the production of biodiesel by fermenting renewable cellulosic sugars from non-food sources such as agricultural waste. Through the research, the two companies will address the challenge of how to ferment real-world renewable cellulosic sugars, which contain multiple types of sugars including glucose and xylose; they will also study impurities […]

Waters New ProteinWorks Digest Kits Address Challenges of Protein Bioanalysis

Waters Corporation has a new line of Waters ProteinWorks Digest Kits that simplify, accelerate and standardize the LC-MS quantification of proteins via the surrogate peptide approach. The company says the kits are an ideal solution for laboratories performing protein bioanalysis at innovator and biosimilar firms, contract research organizations, disease research centers, hospitals and university medical centers. The kits […]

3 Green Upgrades For Your Eco-Friendly Home

Going green doesn’t have to mean sacrificing your home’s style. From countertops to synthetic lawns, there are many green updates you can make to your home. Many of the materials on the market today are renewable or recyclable, so you don’t have to worry about not having enough options. Unsure about where to start? Here are three green upgrades for …

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Reduce Waste Handily By Creating A Simple, Secondhand Home

I love creating a beautiful home. It’s vital to me that no matter what happens outside these four walls, when I step in the door I am enveloped into calm, warmth, and peace. It took a while to find my decorating groove, so when I was younger I relied on others to tell me what looked good. I’d pore over glossy magazine spreads …

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