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2010 NC Safety Conference (Greensboro, North Carolina)

Safety Conference Conversations
I recently attended the NC Safety Conference held in Greensboro, North Carolina. It is a good chance to see what is out there for safety managers and industrial hygienists in terms of new equipment, personal protective apparel and techniques. The conference is managed by NC Safety Conference, Inc. (ncsafetyconference.com) and offers free educational and training sessions to participants. I attended exhibiting our latest products for noise dosimetry, confined space entry, sound level, and particulate monitoring among others.

Environmental Monitoring Equipment: Should You Rent or Purchase?

Rent or Buy Your Environmental Monitoring Equipment: A Perspective from the Trenches
Among environmental professionals, there has always been a major question when it comes to the equipment used every day. Should the equipment such as PIDs, water meters, dedicated bailers be rented or bought? While ownership does have it’s privleges, there are some decided advantages to renting the equipment that is used by environmental consultants.

The SVE Pilot Test

Exploring the SVE Pilot Test: What it is, why it is a Benefit, and the Viable Alternatives

The United States Environmental Agency defines a pilot test as a "preliminary test or study of the program or evaluation activities to try out procedures and make the necessary changes or adjustments." In this installment, we'll explore exactly what this means, what a pilot test entails, why it can be beneficial to your overall remediation plan, and if there are any viable alternatives to performing a pilot test.

Air Sparging

Air Sparging:   Is it the Right Choice for Your Next Remediation Project?

Defining a Typical Air Sparge System

Air sparging (AS) is a treatment technology that uses injected air to remove volatile contaminants from the saturated region of the soil.  It can remove volatile contaminants such as gasoline, some solvents, and even jet fuel.  Air sparging provides oxygen for aerobic microbial degradation of contaminants, which can be utilized in the later stages of remediation.

Choose Your PID Lamp Wisely

PID Lamp

Almost daily we get requests for the use of a PID (Photo Ionization Detector) for field screening purposes. We always ask which lamp is needed or what constituents are you screening for. More times than not the person on the other end is a little unsure of what to say next.

Enviro Equipment Blog: Introducing Our Bloggers

The Enviro Equipment Blog will have two bloggers covering a wide range of topics that involve environmental remediation. These bloggers will be: Randolph Ratterree: Rand is our Branch Manager in Charlotte, NC. Rand will be blogging on topics including:

Welcome To Enviro-Equipment's Blog

Enviro-Equipment, Inc. is glad you decided to visit our blog. We hope to have an interesting dialog for you to view and comment each time you return. Thanks again. Brian E Chew Sr. P.G.