A global provider of quicklime and chalk products has resolved a significant fugitive material problem by implementing state-of-the-art containment and dust suppression on one of its primary limestone conveyors. After finding that an estimated 10-20 percent of the material load was spilling along the belt path, Singleton Birch implemented a control strategy from Martin Engineering […]
by Keith Loria When Jerry Brooks decided to start TAG Grinding, Inc. in 1998, his idea for the Daveville, AL-based company was to provide recycling services for vegetative waste for the city of Atlanta, GA.
Perdue AgriRecycle, the company’s composting facility, opened in January 2017 in Blades, DE. Encompassing 26 acres with an initial capital investment of more than $12.5 million. That investment was carefully made after more than five years of study by Perdue.
This question obviously came from a landscape supply yard owner, but it could basically be any soil or mulch yard. Like many others of the same business, this yard sold various mulches, pine bark, soils and many aggregate materials. While it is easy to say yes — space, cost of inventory and ability to load […]
In a move to help silica dust-producing operations comply with impending rule changes, a pioneer of industrial dust control is reminding companies that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) respirable crystalline silica (RCS) dust emissions Final Rule [OSHA §1910.1000 Respirable crystalline silica] compliance deadline is June 23, 2018.