Articles

March 4, 2021

Epic Fail: Lipstick on a Pig, RETA, March 2021

When a regulator walks in the front door, we want our system to look shiny and new so that the regulator might cut us some slack. Bill Lape takes us through what IIAR 6 requires and that you can address that is far more effective than lipstick on a ...

March 4, 2021

The Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) Annual Report – Page 2

 

March 2, 2021

Emergency Release Reporting Requirements for Anhydrous Ammonia Refrigeration Facilities, RETA

Bill Lape’s article clarifies the reporting requirements for facilities that utilize anhydrous ammonia for their refrigerant and offers guidance for compliance with these regulations. The two primary regulations that govern release reporting are the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act, otherwise known as EPCRA, and the Comprehensive ...

March 1, 2021

Your Tomorrows Waste Technology Today, EM Magazine, Mar. 2021

The authors, David Hostetter, Sam Rice, Joy Stephens, and Chris Woloszyn describe how landfill owners and operators are using RMC/SCADA systems, GIS, and UAV technologies for more efficient and cost-effective landfill operations. This article appears in the March 2021 issue of EM Magazine, a copyrighted publication of the Air ...

February 28, 2021

Pressure Relief Design Considerations From a PSM Compliance Standpoint (Part One), Feb. 2021

Author, Bill Lape writes for CONDENSER, an International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration publication. Bill’s purpose is to highlight several factors, often overlooked that affect the relief capacity of a relief system. He covers some of the pitfalls associated with internally relieving relief valves. Share this article using the icons ...