An Introduction to AESF Research Project #R-122: Electrochemical Approaches to Treatment of PFAS in Plating Wastewater
For 2021, NASF-AESF Foundation Research Board has selected a project on addressing the problem of PFAS and related chemicals in plating wastewater streams, studying PFAS destruction via electrooxidation and electrocoagulation. This report introduces the project and outlines the work to be undertaken.
Brown and Caldwell has promoted Allegra da Silva to its research and development deputy director. For most of her career, da Silva has led environment R&D projects in water and wastewater.
NASF/AESF has announced part 2 of its web-based Pollution Prevention course. The course will run throughout April on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at Noon – 2 p.m. EST.
The registration deadline for the Pollution Prevention web-based Course is March 23, 2021.
Exair has added the Intellistat Ion Air Gun, which can reduce 1000V of static down to 100V in under a second, to its Gen4 static eliminator product line.
IFS Coatings has begun purchasing carbon offsets through Terrapass, furthering the powder company’s sustainability goals and contributing to global environmental projects.
New aerospace surface finishing facility includes a highly customized Kontek system to handle process water purification, wastewater and recovery requirements.
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HEMCO’s new controlled containment system enclosure provides a solution for containing airborne particles released during sampling procedures.
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Tri-Mer's range of pollution control equipment includes odor control systems, corrosive fumes scrubbers, chrome scrubbers and more.
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California State Water Resources Control Board issued order requiring mandatory environmental assessment at 271 chrome plating facilities.
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US Ecology uses specialized recycling methods such as recovering metals from liquids and solids.
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Finishing operations should consider their environmental impact and other motivating factors, beyond mere compliance.
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R.I.-based precious metal reclamation company Gannon & Scott has announced that Susan Barnatowicz has joined its customer service team.
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Ultrafiltration system comes in two compact versions.
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An industry safety expert suggests testing methods to detect hexavalent chromium needs to adapt to ever changing industrial environments to provide shorter time-sample results.
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