Safety Tips For Home Improvement Projects

Home maintenance and improvement projects are always gratifying when you do them yourself. It may take a few tries to get everything done exactly the way you want it, but at least you did it yourself. In addition to your self-gratification, DIY projects for your home can save you money. You don’t have to hire anyone to do it for you, so you only have to pay for the tools and materials needed. (more…)

American Green Ventures To Showcase Spillfix At The Bakken Oil Product & Service Show

Will exhibit at booth #212

CARY, N.C. – October 1, 2015 – American Green Ventures, (US) Inc. will exhibit and demonstrate the revolutionary SpillFix® Industrial Organic Absorbent during the Bakken Oil Product & Service Show at booth #212. The event will be held at the Raymond Family Community Center in Williston, N.D. on Wednesday, October 7 and Thursday, October 8. The Bakken Oil Product & Service Show provides an opportunity for oil & gas service companies to network with owners and managers working in the Bakken Shale Play region, which is home to one of the largest oil developments in the United States over the past 40 years. (more…)

Spillfix Wins Occupational Health & Safety New Product Of The Year Award

Will exhibit at the National Safety Council Congress & Expo

in Atlanta September 26 – October 2 at booth #3989

CARY, N.C. – September 21, 2015 – American Green Ventures, (US) Inc. announced today that its revolutionary SpillFix® Industrial Organic Absorbent has been awarded New Product of the Year by Occupational Health & Safety magazine in the Hazmat Safety category. Winners will be recognized at this year’s National Safety Council (NSC) Congress & Expo, which will be held from Saturday, September 26 through Friday, October 2 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. SpillFix will also be exhibiting at booth #3989. (more…)

Preparing for Pesticide Problems This Fall

As the weather starts to get colder, bugs start to travel inside workplaces to find warmth. Many business owners spray pesticides as a way to stop bugs from entering the building. Although this is a common method of eliminating pests in the building, always follow safety guidelines very closely in order to reduce the risk of pesticide related illness or injury. (more…)

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…)