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  • Coming together to clear the FOG
    Posted by Emily Simpson • 14 March 2016
    Marta Perez, Technical Director of British Water writes: Every year there are approximately 366,000 sewer blockages in the UK – of which 80% are caused by fats, oils and grease. Around £8...
    tags: sewer, blockage, fats, oil, grease, food, sewage, water, contractors, FOG, association, British Water
  • Time for Amber Rudd to support decentralised renewable energy
    Posted by Emily Simpson • 15 December 2015
    Richard Gueterbock, Director of Clearfleau discusses the UK Government's energy policy priorities. Despite the welcome conformation that Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) will continue for a further f...
    tags: Government, circular economy, water recycling, Renewable Heat Incentive, technology solutions, climate change, renewables, energy generation, Clearfleau
  • Preventative maintenance processes for water
    Posted by Alan Burrows • 30 June 2015
    Amber Carpenter, product specialist at Commercial Industrial Supply, explains why preventative maintenance plan is crucial to water treatment systems Your water treatment system has a dirty ...
    tags: water treatment system , preventative maintenance , long-term repair and maintenance, Filters, Sanitation
  • LAFF out loud for good sales practice
    Posted by Alan Burrows • 08 October 2014
    Dave Brockway writes: This past summer it became obvious that it was time to replace 13 rotting windows in my house. Four companies came out to assess my situation and submit a quote. All the sales r...
    tags: Intelliquip, Selling, Advise + quote, Customer’s problems , Sales rep
  • 2013 in review: filtration mergers & acquisitions
    Posted by Roisin Reidy • 03 January 2014
    2013 was yet another year of consolidation for the filtration and separation sector. Here we list 12 acquisitions that took place within filtration and separation during 2013 – one for each mont...
    tags: filtration, separation, mergers, acquisitions
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  • International co-operation in environment industry
    The leading trade show for the environment and energy markets, Pollutec 2016, will take place at Eurexpo in Lyon, France from 29 November to 2 December 2016. The show’s 27th edition will bring together 2,500 exhibitors and 60,000 visitors from across the world. It aims to foster the development of international relations between those operating in these markets.
  • Developments in air & gas filtration technology
    Reducing energy consumption continues to be a major focus for filtration media manufacturers and system design engineers. This article presents a round-up of recent developments in air and gas filtration technologies for industrial applications and looks at some of the new process technologies in the sector.
  • Spunlaid products gain ground in hygiene sector
    High quality spunlaid nonwovens are increasingly in demand for products such as nappies or cosmetic tissues and for disposable products in the medical sector. One technical weaving company explains the growing importance of spunlaid products and its own production process.
  • Intelligent adhesives boost filter resistance
    User-friendly, intelligent adhesives are a crucial factor for ensuring that air filter systems are resistant and reliable. Filters are manufactured with specifically tailored adhesives which face challenges during production and in high-tech filter systems. Here we look at their use in a range of situations.
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  • Evaluating the impact of chemical waste: How safety and the bottom line can both benefit
    This paper demonstrates that it is possible to reduce chemical costs by identifying and limiting the wastes found in dispensing, storage and application. Reducing these hidden costs will also improve productivity and health and safety in the workplace.
  • Waste & Hazard Walk Workbook
    The Waste & Hazard Walk is a systematic facility tour which looks for ways to improve productivity and safety, with a specific focus on industrial supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE). This free download outlines how your company could benefit from a Waste & Hazard Walk.
  • Eastman develops Cyphrex technology for filtration needs
    Earlier this year Eastman Chemical Company launched Cyphrex microfibres. Mark Holmes talks to Eastman’s Fred Dulin about the wide range of possibilities that these microfibres will bring to the filtration market by fine-tuning the fibres to meet specific end-use applications.
  • Separation activities within the power generation sector
    Ken Sutherland reviews the applications for filtration and related separation equipment in the generation equipment in the generation of electrical power, for the large scale power supply utilities and dedicated industrial users. But what is the enviornmental impact?
  • Filtration & separation in the diverse fine chemical sectors
    Anthony Bennett investigates the use of filtration and separation technology in the fine chemical sectors, including the pharmaceutical and biotechnical chemical industries.
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