GSE Environmental Introduces Next Generation Capping System

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GSE Environmental is enjoying a very active year. In February, the company was awarded a patent for its CoalDrain geocomposite, which is designed specifically for work with coal combustion residuals. It also released a series of three RoaDrain subsurface drainage control products for roadway performance. Now, GSE has announced the launch of GSE LiteEarth™, a patented synthetic grass capping system... »

Solar Landfills Returning with Geosynthetic Barriers

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The geosynthetics field had a brief foray into system-based, solar energy-generating landfill covers (2009 – 2012), but the waste management market was not fully ready for such a change. Still, the economic advantages of exposed and alternative capping systems (vs. traditional, thick, soil-covered caps) and the long-term performance indicators meant that it would probably not be too long before so... »

Uncontained: Glen Toepfer Opens Up on CQA

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Glen Toepfer has brought an extraordinary amount of CQA experience to complicated geosynthetic projects, such as the “zero leak” strategy he helped implement at a revered nuclear facility installation. He’s also shared his professional experience through short courses, which he and his CQA Solutions colleagues hold every year at their corporate headquarters in Toledo, Ohio. Now, he’s hitting publi... »

VIDEO: Stormwater Basin with Geosynthetic Clay Liner

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HUESKER has published the English-language version of its application video “Sealing of a Stormwater Holding Basin with Tektoseal®”. The video explains the sealing of a water reservoir via a project in Kempen, Germany. OTHER RESOURCES FROM HUESKER Water reservoirs page Tektoseal® geosynthetic clay liners (GCLs) »

5th China Solid Waste Management Summit – June 2014

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28 FEBRUARY 2014 – The 5th China Solid Waste Management Summit 2014 (www.solidwastesummit.com) is scheduled to be convened on 11 – 12 June 2014 in Shanghai, China, aiming at leading the country’s solid waste management industry to prosperity by equipping various stakeholders across the value chain with global leading market vision, innovativeness and operations management. As Chi... »