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Converted Organics, SSI To Develop Industrial Wastewater Treatment Facility

Thursday, 5 August 2010 >> 
Converted Organics has signed a letter of intent with Spirit Services (SSI), a full service environmental recycling company, based in Williamsport, Maryland, to jointly develop an energy and industrial wastewater (IWW) treatment facility that will use Converted Organics' exclusively-licensed IWW evaporation technology.

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OET Introduces New Water Treatment Technology For Pond, Lake Water

Thursday, 5 August 2010 >> 
Organic Environmental Technology, a company that develops organic treatments for environmental concerns, has introduced Pond Magician, a new probiotic water treatment technology designed to clean and clear green or murky fresh water ponds and lakes naturally without the use of toxic chemicals.

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Action Carting Acquires New York City Assets Of Republic Services

Thursday, 5 August 2010 >> 
Action Carting Environmental Services, a provider of waste management services for the business community in New York City, has completed the acquisition of select New York City assets of Republic Services, a provider of solid waste collection, transfer, recycling and disposal services.

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General Dynamics To Pay Penalty For Violating Hazardous Waste Regulations

Friday, 6 August 2010 >> 
General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has agreed to pay a $38,500 civil penalty to settle the allegation of violating hazardous waste regulations at its ordnance projectile, housing and parts manufacturing facility in Red Lion, Pennsylvania.

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Elk City Water & Sewer Association To Pay Penalty For Violation Of Clean Water Act

Friday, 6 August 2010 >> 
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has said that Elk City Water and Sewer Association has agreed to pay a $3,700 penalty for allegedly violating the Clean Water Act at its wastewater treatment plant.

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US EPA approves AbTech Smart Sponge Plus technology for stormwater treatment

Wednesday, 11 August 2010 >> 
AbTech Industries, an environmental technologies firm, has said that the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved its Smart Sponge Plus technology for the reduction of coliform bacteria in stormwater runoff, responsible for 20,000 beach closures per year.

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Washington University to pay penalty to settle hazardous waste management issues

Wednesday, 11 August 2010 >> 
Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, has agreed to pay a $15,000 civil penalty and spend at least $45,000 on a supplemental project to clean local high school laboratories of hazardous waste, to resolve hazardous waste management issues at the university’s Danforth and School of Medicine campuses, with EPA Region 7.

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CF Industries To Spend $12m On Hazardous Waste Management At Florida Plant

Wednesday, 11 August 2010 >> 
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the US Justice Department have said that CF Industries has agreed to spend approximately $12m on the reduction and management of hazardous wastes at its phosphoric acid and ammoniated fertilizer manufacturing facility in Florida, thereby resolving the company’s alleged violation of Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).

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Welch Oil To Upgrade Wastewater Treatment Plant At Boondocks Truck Stop

Wednesday, 11 August 2010 >> 
The Hamilton County District Court has ordered Welch Oil to upgrade the wastewater treatment system at the Boondocks Truck Stop near Williams and pay a penalty of $5,000 for illegally discharging wastewater to a tributary of the Skunk River and also failing to comply with monitoring requirements for its public water supply.

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Kroff To Provide Water Treatment Chemicals For Metal Industry

Wednesday, 11 August 2010 >> 
Kroff, a water treatment company in the US, has created Kroff Process Technologies (KPT) to provide proprietary industrial and commercial water treatment chemicals and technologies to the primary metals industry.

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Honolulu To upgrade wastewater collection, treatment systems

Thursday, 12 August 2010 >> 
The City and County of Honolulu has reached a settlement with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Justice Department, Hawaii Attorney General’s Office, Hawaii Department of Health, and three environmental groups, to upgrade its wastewater collection and treatment systems in compliance with Clean Water Act.

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