The worlds foremost experts on storm- and surface-water quality will get together in Myrtle Beach August 18–22 to explore the newest water pollution prevention and mitigation technologies, share their recent experiences, and discuss which strategies are most effective in minimizing surface water pollution.
Babyville Boutique™ Issues Earth Day Challenge to Parents: Switch to Cloth Diapers for One Day and Potentially Reduce the Numbers in Landfills by 49,000,000
Compliance Forum & Resources, LLC, a leading provider of environmental, health, and safety education, announced the launch of its groundbreaking website that will assist US industries and manufacturers in dealing with all federal, state, and industry-driven compliance issues and needs. Complianceforumresources.com is uniquely designed to consolidate all necessary information and resources in a one-stop, immediately accessible format providing all specific rules and regulations associated with EHS compliance. CFR created the site as a response to disturbing recent trends involving compliance personnel changes within a diverse section of industries and companies.
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, officially opened its corporate campus along Interstate 85 in Greenville, S.C., which includes a brand-new, modern Contact Center facility.
"The TD Corporate Campus in Greenville is a major investment in the local economy, and is the result of a strong partnership between TD and local, regional and state officials," said Bharat Masrani, President and CEO, TD Bank. "This is a prime location that will support the continued growth of America's Most Convenient Bank in South Carolina and across our Maine to Florida footprint."
Federal Court Approves Settlement of Environmental Claims Against Weylchem US, Inc. Facilities in Elgin and Lugoff, South Carolina
U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles, the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that United States District Court Judge Cameron Currie approved a consent decree with Weylchem US, Inc. to resolve alleged violations of federal and state air, water, and solid waste pollution laws at Weylchem’s specialty chemical manufacturing facility in Elgin and its wastewater treatment plant in Lugoff. Under the consent decree, Weylchem agreed to perform corrective action measures and to pay a civil penalty of $500,000, of which $175,000 will be paid to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control.
South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G) in Cayce, South Carolina was honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) with 2013 Excellence award under the Energy Star Program. SCE&G was recognized for continuing to promote and expand its Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program.