Handex Insights

Why Aeration Basin Cleaning is Essential

July 20, 2021 | Rachael Burton Topics: Wastewater Treatment

Aeration basins (also called aeration lagoons) perform a vital function in wastewater treatment facilities. But when solids and sludges begin building up it can cause the basin to not run as efficiently. In this article we will take a look at what the aeration process is, the cause and effects of ... Read More

Defunct Golf Courses

July 1, 2021 | Ben Miller Topics: Remediation

Imagine, a beautifully manicured golf course on an early spring or fall day with a little haze of morning dew that can almost take your breath away. Especially if you’re a golfer. And let’s face it, Florida has plenty of them. Many other states do as well. It takes a lot of work to keep the courses ... Read More

Wastewater Treatment Solutions

June 15, 2021 | Ben Miller Topics: Wastewater Treatment

According to the U.S. EPA, one of the most common forms of pollution in the United States is wastewater treatment. If wastewater is not properly treated, the environment and human health can be negatively impacted. Let us investigate what wastewater is, and what happens after processing wastewater. Read More

The Truth About Remediation Services

May 26, 2021 | Rachael Burton Topics: Groundwater Remediation, Remediation Services, Remediation

Trying to navigate the world of environmental remediation can seem like a confusing and daunting task. In this article, our experts will take an in-depth look into the remediation process, and why it is crucial to have a team of remediation experts you can count on.  Read More

PFAS and Your Water

May 13, 2021 | Ben Miller Topics: PFAS

Are you concerned about the potential chemicals lurking in your surrounding bodies of water? How about your drinking water? Maybe it’s time to test? Read More

3 Industrial Dewatering Methods: Which One is Right for You?

May 4, 2021 | Bruce Powell Topics: Dewatering

In the simplest terms, dewatering is the removal of liquids from a sludge slurry. The process involves using one of three dewatering techniques. The three techniques are plate and frame filter press, centrifuge and belt press. These techniques are used in wastewater treatment plants, power plants, ... Read More

What is Sludge Dewatering?

April 6, 2021 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

When you think of dewatering these three questions might pop into your head; what is the purpose of dewatering? What is the dewatering process? And why is dewatering necessary? Continue reading for these answers and more. Read More

Handex is Pleased to Announce Orlando Regional Chamber Membership

March 31, 2021 | Rachael Burton Topics: News

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Chemical Handling Safety Tips

July 9, 2019 | Maureen Davis Topics: Health & Safety

In 2016, twelve airmen from the Homestead Air Reserve Base were taken to the hospital after possible exposure to the highly toxic chemical Hydrazine. Read More

Safety Tips for Working in Extreme Heat

May 30, 2019 | Maureen Davis Topics: Health & Safety, Field Work

As we enter the summer season in Florida, temperatures begin to peak and reach potentially dangerous heights for outdoor workers. If you are one of those sweating your way through the work week, you should be aware of the numerous health risks associated with extreme heat and how to avoid them. Read More