Archive for October, 2009

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Bollard Posts – Protecting Buildings, Equipment and Personnel the Low-Tech Way

Imagine a forklift backing into your building? That could cause quite a bit of damage, as can any type of heavy equipment. Fortunately, it’s easy to prevent such damage by using bollard posts strategically. Now you may wonder… what the heck are bollard posts? They’re posts made out of hollow steel that you can simply […]

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The Floating Boom – The Tool of Choice for Containing Oil Spills on Bodies of Water

When oil spilled in a body of water, it usually means big trouble. Fortunately, there are some highly effective tools that allow us to limit the scope of the spill and clean it up. A primary choice among the oil spill containment tools is the floating boom. And yes, it floats on water, just like […]

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Garage Floor Mats: How to Prevent Ugly Oil Stains on Your Garage Floor

Don’t you just hate those ugly oily splotches on your garage floor? Not only are they unsightly, and they could even cause slips and falls. And they’re almost impossible to get rid of, unless you’re willing to replace the entire garage floor. Prevention is another matter though. That is actually very easy. Just make sure […]

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The Storm Water Filter – An Essential Tool for Protecting the Environment from Pollutants

When it rains, we run for shelter. While we should know better, we don’t always remember that storm water runoff can pose a grave threat to our groundwater supply as well as the environment. Unfortunately, chemicals are easily swept up in the water and flushed down through storm drains — unless we do something to […]

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Chemical Cabinets – Reliable Protection From Dangerous Chemical Corrosives

What do you do about storing dangerous chemical corrosives — safely? You need to keep them around, but you may be worried that they pose a danger to your facility and your employees. And you’re right to be concerned. Let’s hope you don’t just have them sitting around the plant in great big drums. That’s […]

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Spill Control Products — Keeping Your Workplace Safe

If you’re working with hazardous chemicals, you know they can cause serious environmental damage if they should spill. Fortunately, there are spill control products that can protect you, your company, your employees, and the environment. Let’s say you transport or store hazardous chemicals. You know you must be prepared for spills — they are going […]

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Spill Decks – The Perfect Solution For Drum Storage and Work Stations

Drum storage areas and work stations among the most spill prone areas in your facility. So how can you protect them? The tricky part is that you need to do that while not letting the spill containment equipment get in the way. Fortunately, the perfect solution is readily available: spill decks. Spill decks are basically […]

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Chemical Storage Cabinets – The Perfect Storage Solution for Chemicals in Your Workplace

Are you wondering how to store your chemicals at your facility? Read on to find out how you can store them safely. One of the easiest and most economical ways to store noxious chemicals is to keep them in special chemical storage cabinets. And don’t worry about needing to have big ugly cabinets all around […]

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Spill Control Kits — Picking the Right Kit for Your (Potential) Spill

Sooner or later, there’ll be a spill. And you need to be prepared. Of course that’s easier said than done since you never know exactly what will spill (unless there’s only one type of chemical you’re dealing with) and whether the spill will be big or small. Fortunately, there’s a spill control kit taylor-made for […]

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The Drum Pallet — Easy Protection for Leaking Drums

Whether you have one drum or dozens — drum pallets can help protect your facility from leaks and spills. In case you’re not familiar with drum pallets — they are basically pallets that are function kind of like saucers for drums. If the drum leaks, the oil or other chemical won’t just spill onto the […]

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