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…)

How To Protect Yourself And Your Power Tools At Work

When working in industries like construction or manufacturing, it’s probable that you’ll come into contact, and have to work, with a number of power tools and equipment. Working with power tools every day can make the tool feel like an extension of your arm. However, that thinking can result a lapse in concentration, which could lead to mistakes – and even to injuries. (more…)

American Green Ventures To Showcase Spillfix At The South Texas Oilfield Expo In San Antonio July 29 – 30

Will exhibit at booth #1105

CARY, N.C. – July 21, 2015 – American Green Ventures, (US) Inc. will exhibit and demonstrate the revolutionary SpillFix® Industrial Organic Absorbent during the South Texas Oilfield Expo at booth #1105. The event will be held Wednesday, July 29 to Thursday, July 30 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, located at 200 East Market Street, San Antonio. (more…)

5 Reasons Why You Should Ditch Clay Products

There’s no doubt that spills in the workplace should be properly contained and cleaned with a spill absorbent product. However, not all absorbent products are created equally. Clay absorbent products, for example, can do more harm than good in the workplace. That’s why if your company still uses a clay absorbent, you should start thinking about making the switch to a more natural spill absorbent to protect your business, your workers, and your bottom line. (more…)

6 Things to Consider When Storing Chemicals

When you work in an industry that handles chemicals, there are safety precautions that need to be taken. As we’ve discussed previously, having a full spill kit on hand is imperative when dealing with dangerous chemicals. However, the handling of those chemicals is equally as important. In addition to ensuring that you are meeting national and local legal requirements, exercising caution and care while managing chemicals can help protect your employees and your bottom line from the effects of a harmful spill. (more…)