Effective, Today, April 22nd, 2010, a new EPA lead rule takes effect.
Contractors performing renovation, repair and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes, child care facilities, and schools built before 1978 must be certified and must follow specific work practices to prevent lead contamination. Common renovation activities like sanding, cutting, and demolition can create hazardous lead dust
and chips by disturbing…
Posted on April 22, 2010 at 10:29am
Posted on March 23, 2010 at 1:54pm
When working with or storing dangerous chemicals and liquids, a major part in effective clean-up and proper precautionary measures is making sure you have the right spill response items on hand. The most common type of spill response item are sorbents. Sorbents are materials or composites used to recover liquids such as leaks, drips or spills. The typical sorbent is designed to adsorb liquids onto its surface.
There are three types of sorbents to choose from. In order to select the…Continue
Posted on March 10, 2010 at 1:09pm