1. Organic Air Purifiers-Part 2

    When we talk about environmental monitoring, one of the most important components of that is checking the quality of the air. Many of us make the mistake of assuming air quality indoors is far cleaner than what’s found outside. But a study by the EPA found that inside air tended to be 2 to 5 times dirtier than what we’re breathing when we go out. So what can we do about it? As it turns out, we…Read More

  2. Organic Air Purifiers

    When it comes to environmental assessment, one of the most important aspects is air quality. Indoor air is important in the lives of you, your family, even your pets. To make it cleaner, you can certainly go greener with cleaning supplies, make sure your HVAC system is periodically serviced, and other smart decisions. But there’s another way to keep the indoor air clean and make your home look …Read More

  3. A drawing of a home and the places that asbestos material can be found in it, including places like insulation, tiles, and shingles.

    The Asbestos Coverup of The 20th Century

    We have been talking recently about the dangers of asbestos. It is really too bad that asbestos is such an issue for humans, because it is a truly remarkable mineral. The experts at NOW Environmental Services are your local experts when it comes to asbestos training and testing. We offer a large spectrum of asbestos training courses; encompassing everything from simple identification of hazardous …Read More

  4. Is Asbestos Really That Bad?

    The world is a dangerous place and you can never tell what you are going to encounter. The key to creating a positive place in the world is education. The dangers of things that we do not understand are many, but if you look back on the days of the industrial revolution, the dangers were much more pronounced. Through the years, it has been noticed that the more education that is available, the saf…Read More

  5. Training The Future

    Training is important for any position that is worth doing correctly. I mean, even the guy who picks up the carts at the supermarket needs some degree of training. When the job gets dangerous it is imperative that all of the information is close at hand and current, that is where NOW Environmental Services comes in. We are what you might call an academy of asbestos education. Education is the corn…Read More

  6. Oregon landlord cited for failing to notify tenants of lead paint hazards

    Oregon landlord cited for failing to notify tenants of lead paint hazards Future residents will receive required information about lead hazards around homes and apartments (Seattle – June 27, 2012) The Curtis O. Baney Marital Trust of Oregon failed to notify tenants of potential lead paint risks in housing near Klamath Falls, Oregon, according to a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protecti…Read More

  7. 32 hour Asbestos Worker Training Class

    NOW Environmental Services will be holding an Asbestos Worker Training Course July 17th -20th 2012 20% off when you register online, and use this code H7ZCTL0N6N at checkout. Offer Expires July 6th 2012. This is a Washington State Approved 32 hour Asbestos Worker Training course (4 days) *Course Fee: $425.00 Includes $45.00 Labor & Industries Card Filing Fee. Course dates are every other mont…Read More

  8. Underground Storage Tank Remediation Design Services

    NOW Environmental Services has provided consulting and remediation design services for over 250 underground storage tank removal / remediation projects since 1983. On the majority of these projects NOW Environmental has provided the necessary expertise from the initial planning phase through field investigation and assessment, remediation actions through the government required closure testing and…Read More

  9. Testing For Lead

    Common renovation activities like sanding, cutting, and demolition can create hazardous lead dust and chips by disturbing lead-based paint, which can be harmful to adults and children. Check for lead before you start any renovations or demolition. Contact NOW Environmental Services for asbestos testing, mold testing and lead testing. We offer a comprehensive set of asbestos training courses. Pleas…Read More