Alpha Omega Recycling provides recycling services for industries that produce hazardous and non-hazardous, metal-containing byproduct. We are experts in managing and repurposing difficult-to-handle materials that ordinary recyclers aren’t equipped to take. The list of materials we deal with includes paste, sludges, filter cake, metallic dust, and a wide range of other industrial waste. We […]

    Nickel and gold are expected to be among the stronger performing commodities over the coming 12 months, but analysts are keeping a wary eye on iron ore, oil and battery metals given concerns about supply and the fallout from global trade tensions. Oil prices will remain steered by the ability of OPEC and Russia […]

  Locking in supplies of key battery raw materials lithium and cobalt has been a headache for electric car manufacturers, but these days it’s the supply of nickel and graphite that’s keeping them up at night. Carmakers bracing for a surge in electric vehicle sales in the early 2020s are increasingly worried about where they’ll […]

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Introduction Decontamination – the process of removing or neutralizing contaminants that have accumulated on personnel and equipment – is critical to health and safety at hazardous waste sites. Decontamination protects workers from hazardous substances that may contaminate and eventually permeate the protective clothing, respiratory equipment, tools, vehicles, and other equipment used on site; it protects […]

      Times have changed in the world of electric vehicles. Tesla’s not the sole standard bearer for EVs anymore. Volvo recently announced each car will be either gas or diesel hybrids or fully electric after 2019. More affordable EVs have begun hitting the market. More than a third of all cars could be […]

Consumers are unlikely to see big price increases on six-packs of beer or new cars as a result of the Trump administration’s decision Thursday to enact tariffs on imported steel and aluminum from certain countries, analysts said. Part of the reason is the manufacturing process of goods — as raw materials move “downstream” and are […]

Introduction The market for cobalt has exploded in recent years, with demand driven by the surge in production of batteries for electric cars. Its strategic importance will only grow, experts say, as carmakers aggressively scale up production of electric vehicles in the decades ahead. The boom has focused attention on cobalt’s complex and controversial supply […]

Challenges in Satellite Design The materials used to cover the exteriors of spacecraft face numerous environmental threats, both within the atmosphere and outside of it, that can degrade and damage equipment and materials. While most people recognize the threat posed by the vacuum of space, there are hundreds of other threats to satellites and spacecraft, […]

EPA has announced that June 30, 2018 is the date on which the agency will launch and begin operation of the e-manifest system. This announcement was included in a January 3, 2018 rulemaking, in which EPA finalized the method it will use to set and revise e-manifest user fees. [83 FR 420] We summarize below […]

On April 17, 2015, EPA promulgated national minimum criteria for existing and new coal combustion residue (CCR) landfills and surface impoundments. [80 FR 21302] When challenged, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit remanded four of those provisions back to the agency on June 14, 2016. [Utility Solid Waste Activities Group et al. […]