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Archive for May, 2014

28 May 2014

There’s gold in them thar compost piles – pilot study helps convert to a covered aerated static pile to increase compost throughput

I’ve been working for the past few years with a Waste Management landfill in northern California to help convert a classic windrow composting facility (in which compost is piled up outdoors and periodically turned) to a covered aerated static pile (CASP) composting facility, where larger piles undergo aeration using on-grade piping. The landfill currently produces…

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Categories: Landfill Engineering and Design, Organics, Solid Waste, Transfer/Recycling/Processing Facilities
Posted By Jessica Bernardini, PE at 11:15 AM  |  No Comments on There’s gold in them thar compost piles – pilot study helps convert to a covered aerated static pile to increase compost throughput

14 May 2014

New OSHA rules require training on hazard communications

OSHA has revised its Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to align with the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System to Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). The two biggest changes are the use of new labeling elements and a standardized format for Safety Data Sheets (SDS), which used to be known as Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)….

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Categories: Environmental Planning & Compliance
Posted By Danielle Kirk, PE at 11:15 AM  |  No Comments on New OSHA rules require training on hazard communications