News And Press Releases
ARCA continues to support competency in the industry
Today the Asbestos Removal Contractors Association (ARCA) provides the most comprehensive and quality assured routes to qualifications, and CSCS cards, for the licensed asbestos removal industry.
ARCA News Magazine Summer 2018
The ARCA News magazine supports all asbestos management professionals by covering industry and association news, as well as providing guidance and more.
Decoding Sample Variability and Deviation CB*~^ˠϮ
Laboratories use tiny codes to highlight deviating samples, the sight of these tiny codes CB*~^ˠϮ strikes fear in a consultant! Why has this happened? What can I do now? How will
New Asbestos in Soils Training Facility
Keltbray’s Remediation department is celebrating the successful rollout of a new asbestos in soils training course in central London.
All asbestos removal CSCS cards available from ARCA
The full range of CSCS Cards required by asbestos removal staff to gain access to construction sites is available from ARCA.
Land Remediation Relief – Surrey housing development
In 2017 over 1,000 property and land deals completed on sites currently or historically occupied by industrial facilities.
Asbestos in soil – respirable fibres in respirable dust – the missing link for risk assessment
In recent years, the testing of soil for asbestos has become commonplace, often for purposes of risk assessment on brownfield sites. But there's a problem with this approach.
First NVQ for Asbestos Removal Supervisors now available
ARCA announces the availability of the first NVQ for asbestos removal supervisors.
Rapid, Effective Remediation of Free Product at an Active Rail Depot, UK
Augmented Pump and Treat, ISCO and ENA completed under rail lines microbe application on surface.
Earth solutions nationwide waste partnership at Contamination Expo
A nationwide partnership for end-to-end removal, processing and reuse of construction and demolition waste will be hosting a networking cafe at Contamination Expo.
Tackling the contribution of construction sites to air pollution
This blog takes a look at how construction sites are contributing air pollution within the UK
Why did China ban the import of plastics?
Taking a look at why China banned the import of recyclables, and what effect will this have on the UK
5 reasons to exhibit at a co-located show
Co-located shows are the way forward, and we are here to tell you why!
Zarges added to growing line up for Contamination Expo Series
Zarges will be showcasing at Europe’s leading environmental exhibition and conference on the 12th and 13th September.
Contamination welcomes Juta to the growing list of 2018 exhibitorrs
Juta will be showcasing at Europe’s leading environmental exhibition and conference on the 12th and 13th September.
Securing of the Contaminated Site K20 in Austria
The K20 contaminated site, a former industrial landfill, is situated roughly one kilometer south of the town of Brückl in the lower part of the Gurktal Valley in Austria.
Stay up to date with the Contamination Expo Series
New date and location released for the 2018 Contamination Expo, plus a new sister show to be included as part of the Expo
Europe’s largest Environmental Event Reveals Exova Jones International as Latest Exhibitor
Exova Jones International will be showcasing at Europe’s leading environmental exhibition and conference on the 12th and 13th September. Set to house 150 innovative and forward-thinking suppliers over two action-packed days,
Shimadzu to Showcase latest solutions at the world's leading environmental event
Shimadzu will be exhibiting at the industry-leading Contamination Expo Series 2018 when the show returns on the 12th and 13th September at Birmingham's NEC. Shimadzu is a leading manufacturer of Precision
The Latest Marketing Techniques Set to Extend Reach More Than Ever Before
With the environmental industry already looking ahead to Contamination Expo Series 2018, some of the sector’s most progressive firms are wasting no time in coming onboard for the event. Although the show
Scott Safety to Exhibit Once Again at Contamination Expo Series 2018
Scott Safety has announced that the company will be once again exhibiting its latest environmental solution at the industry-leading Contamination Expo Series 2018 on the 12th and 13th September. Running at
In Situ Inc Added to Exciting Contamination Expo Series Roster
In Situ Inc has joined forces with the Contamination Expo Series as an exhibitor ahead of the event’s highly anticipated move to the NEC in Birmingham on the 12th and 13th
HUESKER Unveiling Latest Environmental Solutions at Show
HUESKER is the latest organisation to add its name to the roster of impressive companies exhibiting at Contamination Expo Series 2018 on the 12th and 13th September. Over two innovation-filled days,
Europe’s largest Environmental Event Reveals SGS as Latest Exhibitor
SGS will be showcasing at Europe’s leading environmental exhibition and conference on the 12th and 13th September. Set to house 150 innovative and forward-thinking suppliers over two action-packed days, SGS are
Taking the Contamination Expo Series to the next level
Having worked on Europe’s leading event for contamination professionals over a number of years now, I can safely say that this year’s show smashed all expectations in attracting a record number
Enhanced verification of overseas qualifications
The UK’s international qualifications agency UK NARIC and the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) have announced additional measures relating to the assessment of overseas qualifications. From 01 December 2017, overseas construction
Housing drives the Autumn Statement
Around £44bn will be provided in government support to boost housebuilding in the form of capital funding and loan guarantees, and stamp duty will be abolished for first-time buyers purchasing homes