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USDA Task Force on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity Release Recommendations to Revitalize Rural America

WASHINGTON  – U.S. Department of Agriculture Task Force on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity released its report to President Trump outlining recommendations to promote agriculture, economic development, job growth, infrastructure improvements, technological innovation, energy security and quality [...]

Chicago old H2O Plus HQ bites the dust for new 17-story apartment complex

Chicago’s sub-zero temps haven’t discouraged workers from dismantling the former H2O Plus facility ahead of its planned redevelopment into hundreds of apartments. Home to the lotion and shampoo manufacturer prior to the company’s move to San [...]

OSHA and National Association of Women in Construction Renew Alliance

OSHA and National Association of Women in Construction Renew Alliance to Protect Safety and Health of Female Construction Workers WASHINGTON, DC – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Association of Women in [...]

EPA GUIDANCE FOR DEMOLITION HAZ AND NON HAZ WASTE

If you are involved with building construction, demolition, or renovation, your company creates construction and demolition (C&D) debris. These materials can consist of three types of waste: (1) Inert or nonhazardous waste; (2) hazardous waste as [...]

OPEN BIDS REQUESTED now active!

20 new demolition bids in various states posted each week, updated each weekend To view bids click Open Bids Requested on homepage banner

EPA guide to: Harmful Materials In Residential Demolition

This isn’t an exhaustive list. These are harmful materials one might typically encounter in a residential property. You may encounter harmful materials not mentioned here. Please use caution if there’s any doubt about the nature or [...]

Worker Dies During Demolition. Co-Worker Describes the Scene

A contractor has died after an accident at a demolition project owned by BASF. According to local media, the worker was fatally injured after a tank fell on him. The contractor was working for Remedial Service [...]

COMING SOON

DEMOLITION FORUM UPGRADES AND NEW FEATURES COMING SOON!

Over the next several months we will be upgrading and adding new valued features to Demolition Forum with the goal of making DF the go-to venue for the industry. In the interim excuse some of the [...]

EPA Funds Activities Protecting Against Asbestos in School Buildings

EPA Funds New England State Activities Protecting Against Asbestos in School Buildings 11/06/2017 Contact Information: Emily Bender (bender.emily@epa.gov) 617-918-1037 BOSTON – New England states received a total of $631,000 from the US Environmental Protection Agency this [...]

EPA Enforcement Actions Help Protect Vulnerable Communities Across the Country from Lead-Based Paint Health Hazards

EPA Enforcement Actions Help Protect Vulnerable Communities Across the Country from Lead-Based Paint Health Hazards WASHINGTON (October 27, 2017) – As part of Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced 127 [...]

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