The Environmental Health Trust has honored three local students who have been recognized as winners in this year's Practice Safe Tech Art Contest. The contest is held annually by Environmental Health Trust's Jackson Action team to encourage students to look more closely at the facts about wireless technology that is so prevalent in their daily lives and learn how to protect themselves from wireless exposure. The event took place Thursday, June 25th from 5 to 6 PM at the Teton County Library Auditorium.
Environmental services play a quiet but essential role in keeping our metropolitan centers and suburban communities liveable. In many areas it is still not viable to connect homes to public sewerage systems, making septic tanks essential. Keeping these well maintained and regularly emptied is of the utmost importance to homeowners. Diamond Environmental Services started out in septic pumping services, and now offer everything from porta-potty rental to temporary power supplies and fences. They have just created a new website to better represent their broad range of services.
Spring is a great time to give trees and/or landscape an annual checkup—especially if they were neglected at the start of the winter. To help entice home or business owners get their property looking its best this spring and summer, Monster Tree Service is pleased to announce that they are offering new coupons on their website.
The headlines are full of discussion on water shortages and drought with few options consistently noted beyond the need to conserve and manage the precious resource. To gain perspective on the problem and explore viable solutions UPTICK Newswire interviewed Dennis Calvert, CEO of Biolargo, Inc, (OTCQB:BLGO), the company that developed and owns the BioLargo AOS Filter, a brainchild of the company's Chief Science Officer and founder Ken Code. The AOS Filter was first conceived because Ken and his company believe that everyone deserves affordable clean water.
Japanese knotweed removal experts Environet UK Ltd are now offering early Japanese knotweed services to get rid of the weed before it grows and causes further damage. They provide complete Japanese knotweed eradication using their patented Xtract™ solution and machinery. The benefit of this is that it guarantees the removal of the knotweed, preventing recurrence. The service is underpinned by a guarantee from A-rated insurance provider – Lloyds of London.
Galaxy Transfer has been a leader in the Northern Virginia area since becoming a division of EnviroSolutions, Inc. in 2013. They rent several sizes of dumpsters, 10, 20, 30, and 40-yard containers mainly to customers during the Construction and Demolition process. They rent to both commercial and residential customers, and specialize in roll off dumpsters.
Homeowners and businesses are busy planning and preparing for the onslaught of spring and summer remodels on their property. Often, they forget the amount of trash these projects produce. Garbage accumulates quickly. There are the discarded old items that need to be thrown away prior to the remodel, but also excess materials from the construction process can tend to leave owners with a mess to clean up. Renting a receptacle from Speedy Dumpster will save not only time, but also it will save money, and it is environmentally responsible.
People have become very aware of the damage chemicals can cause in their bodies as well as to nature and the animals who rely on the natural world to keep them healthy and safe. Recently warnings have been issued about the dangers of chlorine, a toxic-poison commonly used in swimming pools that can increase heart rate, cause asthma attacks and irritate the eyes and the skin. This is why BioNova Natural Pools has developed their natural swimming pools and why they are announcing their new campaign to increase awareness of the potential benefits of their incredible naturally beautiful pools.
One of the controversial blood sport which consider as a big game is dubbed as trophy hunting. Parts of animals such as the horns, skin or head-are kept as a winning trophy, with the corpse often used for food. In some of the area of African countries, it is a permissible and lucrative business. A 10 to 12 day "elephant hunting package" could cost $36,000 and hunting a rhino could cost a hefty $100,000. South Africa's wildlife and luxury tourism industry allow the hunter to do the hunting of rhino, elephants and other wildlife for hunter's enjoyment and experience.
Facilities allowing employees to breathe easy in their working environment is the basic right of every human being. Due to excessive pollution and contamination of grinding dust and welding fumes, many technicians and workers are prone to major health issues. Therefore, to provide the best air filtration solutions to people in their work place, DualDraw now offers a downdraft system at an affordable price. The company has offered various applications that are apt for dust collection and for solving various other issues effectively.
Retaining their position as the leading manufacturer of air filtration equipment, DualDraw now provides downdraft tables at competitive prices. Customers are provided with top-notch products as the company holds patents on the design of their downdraft tables that helps them to innovate while manufacturing. These downdraft tables have air filtration solutions that set them apart in the market. The company stocks a wide range of downdraft tables such as Downdraft Tables with Vented Back, Downdraft Flat Top Tables, Dry Downdraft Tables for Combustible Dust Collection, Wet Downdraft Tables, Portable Downdraft Tables, Downdraft Tables with Fume Arms and much more.
With the main parties unveiling their manifestos, famers will be keeping a keen eye on those which address issues highlighted by the National Farmers Union in the run up to the big day. The NFU has featured key aspects of water quality that should be addressed by any political party hoping to gain farming votes this May.
A recent warning has been released by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) detailing that poor air quality is set to dominate the South of England – with a warning issued for the 10th of April though conditions are likely to perpetuate and even Intensify in the coming summer months.
While most people are aware that paper, glass, aluminum and other household refuse is readily recyclable, it's less commonly known that certain larger items can skip the landfill as well. Mattresses in particular place a significant burden on the environment, with millions ending up in garbage dumps each year.
Environmental Heat Solutions has the remedy to bed bug infestations in the Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Maryland area. By using trained dogs to locate bed bug hideouts and heat to eliminate bed bugs, Environmental Heat Solutions will eradicate bed bugs throughout the local area, thereby helping their customers live pest free. They offer free phone consultations and can pinpoint the exact spots where bed bugs are nesting.
Sabe Lewellyn is a visual artist and designer with a strong advocacy for spreading awareness on global environmental issues. Now, to raise awareness on the state and fragility of nature, he takes on a oneman expedition in the Gulf of Mexico, which he calls Exileration.
Just like everything else in or around a property, oil tanks will eventually need to be replaced or removed. Also, if the homeowner neglects to take care of an oil tank properly, not only will the environment be harmed, but so will the homeowner's or property owner's finances. In fact, if the oil tank is left to leak without being repaired or replaced, the cleanup costs can skyrocket. Homeowners, who believe that they need their oil tank replaced, can turn to Professional Tank & Environmental. In fact, the company is pleased to announce that they are now offering oil tank replacement service in Montgomery County, PA this May.
The next Water 2.0 Conference - the 5th in a series of events highlighting water solutions in the digital era - returns to Washington, DC, on Earth Day, April 22, 2015. For the first time, opportunities are available for full online engagement in this event Remote Participation through WaterCitizen.Com.
Proper tree care is a necessity for beautiful landscaping. When trees are not maintained as they should be, the result could be irreversible damage to the trees or a danger to the people around them. Sierra Tree Care, a local arborist company, recently announced the launching of a public awareness campaign to educate property owners to the importance of tree care and help them to understand how simple it can be to do what is right.
As a new £5m fund becomes available to poultry farmers throughout the UK, Peterborough-based plastic water tanks specialist, Endurmaxx sets to to inform farmers of the best methods for capturing free rainwater.
As one of the leading skip bin hire companies in Melbourne, Skip Bins Plus have been worked off their feet after the busy start to 2015. Although January, February and March are now behind us - the busiest months of the year - the team continue to work hard throughout the Autumn period and intend to keep as busy as the first part of the year.
Rightway Waterproofing is a Pennsylvania-based basement waterproofing, remodeling and renovation company that also offers comprehensive diagnosis and remediation for mold infestations of all sizes for their clientele. As the warmer, more humid and rainy months of spring and summer approach, Rightway Waterproofing is offering advice on the importance of locating, identifying and remediating mold infestations and properly waterproofing basements around Pennsylvania.
Flood and Mold NJ is an organization that provides the highest quality flood restoration and mold remediation services in New Jersey, mainly around Ocean and Monmouth Counties as well as the towns of Point Pleasant, Toms River, Lakewood and Seaside Heights. Flood and Mold NJ provides mold remediation with professional diagnosis backed by extensive laboratory testing. Through laboratory testing, they are able to determine specific strains of mold infesting an area, as well as the level of severity of the infestation, before they execute a plan.
With their headquarters situated in Spokane, Washington, Carbon Cycle Crush, a trusted bulk supplier of Canola oil, provides Canola Oil lubricant. In order to help ranchers and farmers create an environmentally, economically and socially sustainable business, create local jobs and provide support for education, the company provides canola meal and oil of very high quality. Their non-food grade oil can be purchased from the crush facility located in Oroville, Washington. For the production of the oil, the company does not use excessive heat or chemicals due to which, the natural characteristics of the lubricant remains intact.
The nine-authority partnership, including Omagh (who spearheaded the project), Antrim, Banbridge, Cookstown, Derry City, Fermanagh, Larne, Lisburn City, and Strabane, have put together a contract for route optimisation which is also open to other Northern Ireland Councils to join.
MXI Maumee Express, Inc., one of the nation's leading environmental services companies for ethanol and aerosol recycling, as well as alcohol and beer disposal, has appointed Craig Potter as Director of Operations for the Northeast Region. Mr. Potter managed the Materials Recovery Facility in Abingdon, Virginia and has served as a key Project Manager in the Household Hazardous Waste division.
Industries began using asbestos in the 1800s for a wide variety of purposes. Over the years, asbestos has been used in the construction and automotive industries, among numerous others, and these minerals contain thin microscopic fibers which may be breathed into the lungs. Over time, health problems tend to develop for those with regular exposure to the minerals. For this reason, the government now demands that landlords and duty holders manage any materials which contain asbestos. RJS Waste Management offers asbestos surveys (rjswastemanagement.co.uk/asbestos-survey-types.php) for those in need of this type of work.