How often do you think about the quality of the water you drink, use to bathe, or use on the job? If you work in an industrial, commercial, or medical lab industry then your answer may be quite a bit. The good news is that in recent years there have been products designed and made available to the public, like water quality testing kits, that can help teach people the importance of good water quality. Here are a few things you can test with water quality kits:
1. Water Resistivity Measurement - Did you know that some water is so low in quality that it can actually conduct an electric current? That measurement is known as a water’s conductivity. The opposite of that, or the ability for that water to resist electrical currents, is the water resistivity measurement. High quality water is
Are you an executive who has recently left your job, moved to a new location, or just need some solid career advice before making your next move? If so, you aren’t alone. Thousands of executives all across the country are feeling just like you. The good news is that there are fantastic executive hr search firms available to help you. Here are just some of their specialities:
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You often don’t think about where your cup or glass or water bottle came from, other than from the cupboard before you filled it, or from the store before that. But it had to come from somewhere. Where did that little vessel used to quench your thirst and keep you hydrated come from? Many drinkware manufacturers are a part of the ever-booming plastics industry, which is the third largest industry in manufacturing in the United States. So as you fill up to the brim, know that there will not be a shortage of cups anytime soon, if drinkware manufacturers have anything to say about it.
Production locally and around the globe
There is an ever-present debate about job distribution and where many types of jobs end up. The push for more local jobs goes head-to-head
Modern plastic packaging can be a very environmentally friendly way to store and package foods and beverages. For every one pound of plastic used for these purposes, 1.7 pounds is kept out of landfills. Moreover, it is easier to transport liquid in plastic than any other way. If you take a set amount of liquid, it will take much more of other materials. Each two pounds of plastic can be used to move more than ten gallons of liquid. You would need at least three pounds of aluminum to move that same amount of liquid. That extra pound adds up quickly. Flexible stretch sleeve labels provide cost effective ways to brand a product without adding to the bulk and weight of the container.
Ways to Use Stretch Sleeve Labels to Brand Your Product:
- Make your product stand out. Even t
American workplaces today are safer today than ever before. Companies do more to protect their staff from injuries on the job that at any time in recorded history. As a result, the number of injuries workers suffer on the job are way down. In 1972, there are about 11 injuries per 100 workers. In 2011, the number was down to only 3.4 pre 100 people. To keep workers safe, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has very specific guidelines that businesses need to follow. These cover everything from worker trainings to equipment requirements. For example, OSHA has very specific guidelines for rigging supplies.
Keep Your Workers Safe with These Tips
- Plan to do your work safely. There is saying that says, “A failure to plan is a plan to
The face of society in the United States is changing, sometimes with more noticeable effects than others, and its hard to not notice the legal marijuana industry. The District of Columbia and 23 states allow for the legal sale of medical marijuana and four have made recreational use for adults legal as well. Obviously, that means you should immediately start taking steps to finally make you medical marijuana facility design a reality. Well, maybe you should, but first you need to make sure you understand all of the potential pitfalls and possibilities, and you absolutely must know the laws that could impact any business in this industry.
- Federal Law: State law does not supercede federal law, and the United States Government holds that Marijuana is a controlled substance
When you need to ship cargo between Miami and the Virgin Islands, finding professional cargo companies is quite important. Cargo shipping to the Virgin Islands should never be a major problem with experienced freight forwarders in Miami. They can be your best friend for cargo shipping to Virgin Islands, as well as shipping to South America and other destinations.
A freight forwarder or forwarding agent coordinates the shipment of products and goods to overseas locations. This can be air and ocean cargo. Managing international orders can be a difficult job because freight forwarders are working with different cultures, languages, time zones and travel distances. Making everything work to
If you take a quick look around your office, you’ll notice some papers strewn about and perhaps a dirty carpet. However, if you looked at every inch of your office through a microscope, you’d be absolutely shocked and appalled at the amount of germs lurking in your workplace.
Unfortunately, no office is safe from germs, and they are literally everywhere. As a business owner, you simply have too much on your plate to worry about cleaning the office yourself. With commercial cleaning contractors, you can have your workplace thoroughly cleansed to kill these dangerous germs and increase productivity.
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Most homeowners are aware that one price of owning versus lending is no more management and maintenance to fix everything for you, and necessary repairs do not call ahead to schedule an appointment. In theory, this should inspire someone who owns their own home to keep some money in savings so any repair to the house does not destroy the financial balance of your life. In practice, homeowners operate under the same optimistic bias as most people, never believing the worst will happen until they are trying to find some way to fix it. For those that do want to save money to prevent catastrophe, it is best to plan for the worst, and so here are four of the most expensive home repairs to give a more defined picture of what the worst entails.
- The Foundation
Pipe inspections are very important for the overall functioning of your home’s sewer system and plumbing system — but if you’re like most homeowners, you might not even know just how important it is! Take a quick look at the facts below and you’ll see what we mean:
- When a home’s plumbing system leaks water, this can become a huge cost that builds up slowly. The average home has water leaks — be it a broken pipe or a leaky faucet — which totals about 10,000 gallons of wasted water each year. This wasted water doesn’t seem like much when you look at it on a daily basis, but the cost really does add up. Without the proper pipe repairs, you could be wasting 10% more on your wate