How To Recycle Hazardous Industrial Waste

Workplace safety and environmental impact are important aspects of a company’s culture and reputation, which is where recycling comes in. There are numerous benefits to recycling such as saving money, conserving resources, and protecting the environment among other things. Large companies can have a significant impact on the environment so they have a responsibility to handle byproducts with care. Here are a few steps you can take to recycle hazardous industrial waste responsibly: (more…)

4 Awesome Coconut Facts

As you may know, SpillFix Industrial Organic Absorbent is derived from coir, or coconut husks, which is a renewable resource that is 100% organic and safe to use — and safe for the environment. But spillfix is not the only creative way to use coconuts! Other than being a wonderfully tasty treat, this tropical fruit can be useful in a variety of settings. (more…)

Closing the Skills Gap

It’s back to school time for a lot of young people – but just because you’re out of school doesn’t mean you should stop learning. There are always plenty of opportunities throughout your career to continue your education – and more and more, companies are relying on employees who seize these opportunities. (more…)

Preventing Fires in the Workplace

Do you know about the most common fire hazards in your industry? There could be more dangers than you think. Every year, it’s estimated that 80,000 workplace fires seriously damage businesses and injure workers. For 2015, we want to help you and your business recognize and avoid common business place fire hazards, which will help you and your employees be as safe as possible. Once you are aware of these three frequent fire risks, it’s much easier to avoid them later. (more…)

American Green Ventures Selects Dura Temp Corporation As Its Spillfix Distributor For The North American Glassmakers Industry

Supplies hot ware handling solutions for glassmakers worldwide

CARY, N.C. – August 20, 2015 – American Green Ventures, (US) Inc. is pleased to announce that it selected Dura Temp Corporation as its distributor for SpillFix® Industrial Organic Absorbent to the North American glassmakers industry. SpillFix is made of 100 percent renewable organic material and instantly absorbs hazardous liquid spills on contact including oils, fuels, solvents, paints and chemicals, enabling faster, cleaner, safer and more effective clean up with minimal downtime. Dura Temp supplies hot glassware handling solutions for glassmakers worldwide. (more…)

How to Successfully Complete a Safety Audit

Safety is the most important issue in any workplace. If a worker doesn’t feel safe in his or her job, then they’ll be unable to focus on doing a good job – and will focus on avoiding injury instead. Not only does this not contribute to a productive work environment – it’s dangerous, and is likely a sign that your place of work is not up to date on current legal requirements. (more…)

What SpillFix Product Is Right For Your Business?

Whenever we talk about an absorbent product, we should always think of that absorbent product as a tool. Like any other tool, when it comes to cleaning up spills at work most of the time one kind of absorbent product will do a better job than another. And as with any other type of tool, different absorbent products will work better on different spills than another type of absorbent product might. Not only that, but the type of absorbent product you use will impact your company’s effectiveness, overall safety, and performance. (more…)

American Green Ventures Selects New Concepts Inc. As Its Spillfix Distributor For Steel Producers

New Concepts Inc. is a supplier of metals and raw materials to North American steel producers

CARY, N.C. – August 3, 2015 – American Green Ventures, (US) Inc. is pleased to announce that it selected New Concepts Inc. as its distributor for SpillFix® Industrial Organic Absorbent to steel producers. SpillFix is made of 100 percent renewable organic material and instantly absorbs hazardous liquid spills on contact including oils, fuels, solvents, paints and chemicals, enabling faster, cleaner, safer and more effective clean up with minimal downtime. New Concepts has been a supplier of metals and raw material to North American steel producers for more than 15 years. (more…)