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What is TSS? Total Suspended Solids

What is TSS? Total Suspended Solids

| June 23, 2020 | Blog What is TSS? Total Suspended Solids Total Suspended Solids (TSS) are solids in water that can be trapped by a filter. TSS can include a wide variety of material, such as silt, decaying plant and animal matter, industrial wastes, and sewage. High...

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Where Has That Can Been?

Where Has That Can Been?

Return-to-Work Strategies - A Series | June 16, 2020 | Blog Where Has That Can Been? Aluminum cans! Greatest invention since sliced bread! Where would we be without them? Coors began the use of aluminum cans in 1959. (You needed a “church key” to open those.) More...

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Wash Your Hands! Wash Your Hands! Wash Your Hands!

Wash Your Hands! Wash Your Hands! Wash Your Hands!

Return-to-Work Strategies - A Series | June 11, 2020 | Blog Wash Your Hands! Wash Your Hands! Wash Your Hands! We’re probably all sick of hearing that but it’s still one of the best ways for us not to get sick! If your business is one that’s primarily indoors, having...

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Whatever Shall I Wear?

Whatever Shall I Wear?

Return-to-Work Strategies - A Series | June 9, 2020 | Blog Whatever Shall I Wear? Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Employees and Customers The guidelines on this issue will vary by location but one thing is going to be the same across the country and that is...

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Choose Chemicals with Care

Choose Chemicals with Care

Return-to-Work Strategies - A Series | June 2, 2020 | Blog Choose Chemicals with Care Proper cleaning and sanitizing will be a vital part of reopening all businesses. It is absolutely necessary that all employers and employees do everything they can to keep COVID-19...

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Virginia – PCB Sampling

Virginia – PCB Sampling

Messages From Mike: Episode 4 Mike James | May 13, 2020 | Blog Virginia – PCB Sampling Good Afternoon, I have recently been talking about the fact that across the country the regulatory agencies are not easing up; they are actually making the regs tougher and they...

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Virginia – Chesapeake Bay Restoration

Virginia – Chesapeake Bay Restoration

Messages From Mike: Episode 3 Mike James | April 28, 2020 | Blog Virginia - Chesapeake Bay Restoration Good Afternoon, It has been a long couple of weeks and we hope everyone is doing well. Just as states begin to open up, we are seeing agencies getting tougher on...

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New York & Maryland

New York & Maryland

Messages From Mike: Episode 2 Mike James | April 21, 2020 | Blog New York & Maryland Good Morning, As I mentioned in Episode 1, few of you are regulated by the EPA. This means that it is up to the individual state environmental department to determine what will be...

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Environmental Regulators Still Enforcing

Environmental Regulators Still Enforcing

Messages From Mike: Episode 1 Mike James | April 14, 2020 | Blog Environmental Regulators Still Enforcing Good Afternoon, There has been some seriously misleading information published by multiple industry associations, especially on the Auto Recycling side of those...

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FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

Guidance for eComply clients Brian J Riker | February 3, 2020 | Blog On January 6, 2020 the FMCSA launched a new drug and alcohol test result database in an effort to reduce driver fraud when applying for safety sensitive positions with motor carriers. Although the...

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FMCSA Clearinghouse Decoded

FMCSA Clearinghouse Decoded

Brian J Riker | February 3, 2020 | Blog The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration recently began requiring motor carriers employing CDL required drivers to use a new central repository for drug and alcohol testing results. Eventually this clearinghouse will...

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