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Using common industrial solvents is dangerous and expensive

Many common industrial solvents in the workplace are dangerous for both people and the environment. Managing these risks can be expensive and time consuming for business. Chemicals such as Acetone, MEK, Toluene carry the risks of workplace illness and accidents, and environmental pollution fines and penalties. These solvents are still widely used for industrial cleaning […]

Hydrogen Sulphide Gas: Why You Should Be Concerned

What is Hydrogen Sulphide? Hydrogen Sulphide (H2S) is a colourless gas with a rotten egg odour which is commonly referred to as ‘sewer gas’.  Hydrogen Sulphide is highly poisonous and highly corrosive in wastewater applications.  There are various problems associated with hydrogen sulphide generation, such as toxicity, noxious odours, and the generation of corrosive sulphuric […]

Avoiding Contact Dermatitis in the Workplace

Contact dermatitis is a skin irritation caused by exposure to irritants (irritant contact dermatitis) and allergens (allergic contact dermatitis). Common cleaners and solvents are often to blame and the condition can mean a lifetime of difficulties for the sufferer. The condition presents in different ways depending on the concentration of the substance and the length […]

Removing Health Risks and Offensive Odours of H2S Gas from Grease Traps | Park Hyatt Hotel

What Envirofluid achieved with the Park Hyatt Hotel partnership With the help of Envirofluid, Park Hyatt Hotel eliminated odour from their waste water and grease traps, while ensuring the safety of their staff by removing the risk of poisoning from Hydrogen Sulphide gas. Improving Lives The elimination of odours which ensured the preservation of a […]

Superior Moss Removal Results with Non-Toxic Chemical Replacements | NSW University

  How Triple7 enabled superior moss removal results whilst reducing WHS concerns With the help of Envirofluid, the University identified and mitigated a major health risk and sustainability hazard associated with its maintenance operation. In line with emerging national WHS standards it achieved this result at the top of the risk control hierarchy by substituting dangerous products […]

What You Need to Know about Commonly Used Harmful Ingredients and their Uses

WARNING: Traditional water treatment, odour control and cleaning products are;  Hazardous  Toxic  Harmful  Pollutants Traditional cleaning chemicals cause . . . Employee Health – chronic ailments, debilitating illnesses, reproductive disorders, cancer. Environmental Issues – water pollution, death of marine life, eco-system imbalance, soil contamination, depletion of raw materials & ground-water fouling. Atmospheric Air Quality – ozone loss, global warming, […]