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Mobile Payment Options for Contractors

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Mobile payment options for contractors

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Air Pollution - Combating Air Pollution (1/5)

Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology --- Keeping watch on the invisible...
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ClimateMechanics: Can Air Conditioning Cause a Sore Throat? Why?

ClimateMechanics: Can Air Conditioning Cause a Sore Throat? Why? | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Sure, but blaming air conditioning for sore throats is like blaming condoms for pregnancies; the connection between the device and the outcome is indeed present, but to ascribe immediate causation is logically flawed.

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Improve your air quality - Breathe right!

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ClimateMechanics: How Effective Is your HVAC Air Filter?

ClimateMechanics: How Effective Is your HVAC Air Filter? | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
One of the most important parts of home maintenance is the management of the heating and AC unit.

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One of the most important parts of home maintenance is the management of the heating and AC unit. This system essentially acts as the "lungs" of the home, and can be crucial for families that struggle with allergen sensitivity, as well as other places where air quality is of high importance. For homes and businesses alike, indoor air quality is usually managed through the use of an HVAC filter.

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Croydon streets to be closed and turned into kids' play areas - Croydon Advertiser

Croydon streets to be closed and turned into kids' play areas - Croydon Advertiser | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Croydon Advertiser Croydon streets to be closed and turned into kids' play areas Croydon Advertiser The cabinet proposal will enable up to ten play street schemes to be created initially and the council is proposing to take £23,000 from financial...

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Addressing the Main Causes of Accidents in the Construction Sector

Addressing the Main Causes of Accidents in the Construction Sector | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
The white card will provide the general safety knowledge necessary to avoid injury on a construction site but it is also useful for workers who have already completed their white card training to refresh their safety knowledge.

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Major contractors must pal up for Manchester motorway upgrade - The Construction Index

Major contractors must pal up for Manchester motorway upgrade - The Construction Index | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Major contractors must pal up for Manchester motorway upgrade
The Construction Index
Construction work will start in July and is scheduled for completion by autumn 2017.

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Presentation on ISO 14001 Planning as per Clause 4.3

Presentation on ISO 14001 Planning as per Clause 4.3 | Environmental Health | Scoop.it

ISO 14001 clause 4.3 for Environmental planning and ISO 14001 certification. This presentation helps to establish and maintain procedures that identify environmental aspects of it’s activates of control as well as influence, requirements and environmental impact. 

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Quilt and pillow firm in court over worker’s injuries

A Middleton company has been fined after a worker suffered severe injuries when his right hand was trapped in a moving machine.

 

The 60-year-old, from Rochdale, who does not want to be named, was carrying out maintenance work on a pillow filling machine at Comfy Quilts Ltd in Stakehill when the incident happened on 2 July 2013.


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WHO calls air pollution in Chinese cities a crisis

Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe The World Health Organisation says that high levels of air pollution blanketing Chinese cities is a "crisis" a...
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Vibration White Finger - is your workforce at risk?

Vibration White Finger - is your workforce at risk? | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Vibration White Finger - is your workforce at risk? This form of Health affects mostly those in the Construction Industry.

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Bags of asbestos dumped in Stockholds lane in Old Hall Green

Bags of asbestos dumped in Stockholds lane in Old Hall Green | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
An investigation has been launched by Herts Police after a substance which appears to be asbestos was dumped on a lane along which children walk to school in Old Hall Green.

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Workers exposed to toxic asbestos at Wokingham site

Workers exposed to toxic asbestos at Wokingham site | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Despite undertaking an asbestos survey just two months prior to work starting, the information about the deadly material was not passed on to the site ...

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Air Pollution in Mexico City Documentary

The air pollution in Mexico City is a serious problem that is shown in this short video. Watch more documentaries on http://www.documentarymix.com.
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ClimateMechanics: Is air duct cleaning worth it?

ClimateMechanics: Is air duct cleaning worth it? | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Is Air Duct Cleaning worth it? Find out by contacting Climate Mechanics. 856-298-3898

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I would agree that it is.

 

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ClimateMechanics: Gas vs. Oil: Which Furnace Is Better?

ClimateMechanics: Gas vs. Oil: Which Furnace Is Better? | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Some people swear by oil heat. Others are equally enthusiastic about natural gas.

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Which will cause less damage to the environment?

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ClimateMechanics: Can Air Conditioning Cause a Sore Throat? Why?

ClimateMechanics: Can Air Conditioning Cause a Sore Throat? Why? | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Sure, but blaming air conditioning for sore throats is like blaming condoms for pregnancies; the connection between the device and the outcome is indeed present, but to ascribe immediate causation is logically flawed.

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Improve your air quality - Breathe right!

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HSE enforce 'full weight of the law' with two-week spot-check blitz to tackle occupational health on construction sites

HSE enforce 'full weight of the law' with two-week spot-check blitz to tackle occupational health on construction sites | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Construction firms cutting corners on health and safety will feel the “full weight of the law”, the Health and Safety Executive has warned, after announcing a two-week inspection blitz on sites across the UK.

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First Call Signs, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 2LG

First Call Signs, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 2LG | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Looking for a temporary construction site and safety signage supplier then First Call Signs can help.

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Fanquip's solutions for air management in confined spaces - Infolink Architecture & Building

Fanquip's solutions for air management in confined spaces - Infolink Architecture & Building | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Fanquip's solutions for air management in confined spaces Infolink Architecture & Building Delivered through Fanquip's Industrial Solutions department, the confined spaces air management service is recommended for just about any confined space...
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Rye Street Group - open new branch in Braintree, making it their 6th site - Auto Body Professionals Club (subscription)

Rye Street Group - open new branch in Braintree, making it their 6th site - Auto Body Professionals Club (subscription) | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
Auto Body Professionals Club (subscription) Rye Street Group - open new branch in Braintree, making it their 6th site Auto Body Professionals Club (subscription) The site already had 3 spray booths, 1 being high clearance for commercial vehicles; 2...
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Hampshire restaurant boss sentenced for fire safety breaches

Hampshire restaurant boss sentenced for fire safety breaches | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
A HAMPSHIRE restaurateur who flouted safety warnings from the fire service has been told to do 100 hours community payback.

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Health and safety bodies unite to launch Health & Safety Week 2014

Health and safety bodies unite to launch Health & Safety Week 2014 | Environmental Health | Scoop.it

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Hampshire restaurant boss sentenced for fire safety breaches

Hampshire restaurant boss sentenced for fire safety breaches | Environmental Health | Scoop.it
A HAMPSHIRE restaurateur who flouted safety warnings from the fire service has been told to do 100 hours community payback.

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