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Crystalline silica is a mineral compound made up of silicon and oxygen, the two most abundant elements on earth. It is commonly found in sand, stone, concrete, plastics, polishing compounds, filtering... (View Full Article)
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In response to growing concerns over polluted waterways, the Clean Water Act (CWA) was established in 1972. This Act provides the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the authority to establish... (View Full Article)
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To help hazardous waste generators better understand what constitutes a closed container, EPA recently issued a guidance document to help clarify appropriate actions that can be taken to comply with... (View Full Article)
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Choosing a Spill Kit may seem like a daunting task. With so many choices available, how do you know which spill kit will be the best one for your needs? Determining the best fit really isn't as... (View Full Article)
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Noise is not a new threat. Excessive noise levels have been a constant since the industrial revolution began; with the increase in productivity came an increase in noise exposure. Exposure to high... (View Full Article)
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In an industrial setting, slipping on a banana peel probably isn't a likely scenario; but several other factors do contribute to workplace slip, trip and fall hazards. Identifying those hazards,... (View Full Article)
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Secondary containment devices provide a back-up system to prevent the release of a spill in the event that a primary container fails. Custom-made secondary containment products - usually consisting of... (View Full Article)
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Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Regulations require many facilities to create plans to prevent the discharge of oil into national waters. Unlike other spill response or contingency... (View Full Article)
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Deciding how to store flammable or combustible liquids often presents a unique dilemma. Flammable liquid storage and handling is a highly-regulated subject, yet there is little guidance offered by the... (View Full Article)