Australian Study Finds Geotextiles Release PFAS

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Ground-breaking New Study from Australia Finds Geotextiles to be a Source of PFAS in the Environment [PDF]

The Coming PFAS Litigation Risk to Geotextile Manufacturers [PDF]

Knight Piésold Response to Greenstone Resources Corporation Statement Regarding Tailings Dam Failure


Disaster is Approaching: the First Country in the World to Lose All its Glaciers – Geotextiles Could be the Solution

European Environmental Agency Lists Geotextiles as a Source of Microplastics Unintentionally Released into the Environment in the EU

Geotextiles Touted as Powerful New Tool to Capture Microplastics and Tire Wear Particles in Permeable Pavements
Permeable pavements retain microplastic and tire wear particles efficiently!!

Indian Government Bats for Coir Geotextiles to Strengthen Banks of Waterbodies

Leister India and MIPA Industries Jointly Organize a Ground-breaking Workshop on HDPE Geomembrane Welding Technology


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The Coming PFAS Litigation Risk to Geomembrane Manufacturers [PDF]

Preliminary Speakers Program for GEOANZ#2 Conference Published (9-11th July 2024) [PDF]

Welding of Polymeric Geomembranes in Arctic Conditions [PDF]

Venezuela Becomes the First Nation to Lose All of its Glaciers However Conservationist Criticized the Use of Geotextiles to Save Them !
Efforts by the Venezuelan Government to protect the Humboldt glacier by covering it with a geotextile cover in December proved futile and drew criticism from conservationists concerned about ecosystem contamination from the degrading geofabric. 


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