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A Comprehensive Guide to Groundwater Remediation

September 21, 2021 | Rachael Burton Topics: Groundwater Remediation, Groundwater Contamination

When you think of water you probably think about the water coming from you faucet or perhaps the calming waves of the ocean. But did you know there is water flowing right underneath your feet that you can’t even see? This unseen force plays an important part in the health of the public and can be a ... Read More

How Does a Sludge Dewatering Centrifuge Work?

August 25, 2021 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

When it comes to sludge dewatering, there are various technologies to choose from. But trying to decide which technology is right for your operation can be a daunting task. From centrifuges, filter presses, and geomembranes the options are endless. In this article, we will be taking a deeper look ... Read More

New Whitepaper: PFAS and Your Water

August 11, 2021 | Rachael Burton Topics: PFAS

Our newest whitepaper takes an in-depth look at PFAS and how these chemicals can affect our drinking water and environment. Even though these chemicals have been around since the 1940s, we are continuously learning about them and how they affect our health. With PFAS popping up more and more in the ... Read More

How the State of Pennsylvania Act 2 Could Benefit You

August 5, 2021 | Ben Miller Topics: State of Pennsylvania Act 2

What does the State of Pennsylvania Act 2 mean?  Well, basically it is a Brownfield Cleanup Act. In fact, the primary goal of Act 2 is to encourage the voluntary cleanup and reuse of contaminated commercial and industrial sites. But interestingly enough this also includes the desire to preserve ... Read More

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